United Glory: Magomedov Defeats Rodriguez, Schilt, Kharitonov and Zimmerman Victorious
By FCF Staff
Ricco Rodriguez was handed his third consecutive loss in Moscow, Russia yesterday, as the the former UFC heavyweight champ lost by decision to Ruslan Magomedov while competing for United Glory.
With the UD win, the Russian’s record improves to 7-1. The record of Rodriguez now sits at 48-17.
In addition to the card’s MMA action, the United World Series event included eight kickboxing bouts that featured several accomplished fighters.
Former K-1 star Semmy Schilt earned a unanimous decision win over Brice Guidon, punishing striker Sergei Kharitinov KO’d American vet Mark Miller, and the rising Errol Zimmerman stopped Jerome Le Banner in the opening round.
Here are the results from yesterday’s card.
Ruslan Magomedov def. Ricco Rodriguez by unanimous decision
Ilir Latifi def. Denis Bogdanov by Submission (Americana) in R1
Gasan Umalatov def. Anatoly Safronov by Submission (Guillotine) in R1
Murad Machaev def. Cesario di Domenico by decision
Semmy Schilt def. Brice Guidon by unanimous decision
Errol Zimmerman def. Jerome Le Banner by TKO (3 Knockdowns) in R1
Sergei Kharitonov def. Mark Miller by KO in R1
Ali Cenik def. Sergej Maslobojev by decision.
Zabit Samedov def. Igor Jurkovic by unanimous decision
Jamal Ben Saddik def. Vitaly Oparin by TKO in R1
Dzhabar Askerov wins by split decision in an extra round
Nieky Holzken def. David Kyria by unanimous decision