The brother of the Russian beast Fedor Emelianenko, Aleksander Emelianenko, won the main fight of M-1 Challenge 9, which took place this Friday, in Saint Petersburg, Russia. Fedorzinho knocked out Korean Sang Soo Lee in the first round.
Also noteworthy is the victory of the experienced Gilbert Yvel, who defeated Alexander Timanov, by technical knockout, also in the first round. Check out the other results:
Kiril Sukhomlinov beat Alexei Nazarov via submission in R1
Igor Gerus won Alexander Volkov by TKO in R1
Bogdan Christea beat Musa Khamanaev via submission (triangle) in R1
Magomed Shikshabekov defeated Romano de los Reyes via submission (triangle) in R1
Ansar Chalangov defeated Jason Jones via submission in R2
Besike Gerinava beat Kamil Uygun by majority decision of the judges
Jessie Gibson beat Akhmed Sultanov via submission (arm-bar) in R1
Gilbert Yvel defeated Alexander Timonov via TKO in R1
Mikhail Malutin beat Ui Cheol Nam via judges' decision
Do Hyung Kim defeated Erik Oganov via submission (rear naked choke) in R2
Dmitry Samoilov defeated Min Suk Heo TKO in R2
Mikhail Zayats beat Seung Bae Whi by majority decision of the judges.
Kiril Sidelnikov defeated Kim Jong Wang TKO in R1
Aleksander Emelianenko beat Sang Soo Lee TKO in R1