MMADieHards.com has learned that russian bantamweight prospect Azamat Gashimov has signed with the UFC.
Azamat has a record of 7-0 with six impressive finishes with his latest being an armbar submission victory over Azay Mamedov at Tsumada Fighting Championships 5.
Samuel Kardan, a V.P at MVC Sports Management who is also the President of KDojo MMA told MMADieHards.com, “I am very proud to work with Michael Constantino to continue to bring Russian talent to the UFC & Strikeforce.”
Gashimov joins a strong contingent of fighters managed by Constantino & Kardan including Adlan Amagov of Strikeforce who will be taking on Robbie Lawler in the Co Main Event of the upcoming Strikeforce on January 7th & Khabib Nurmagomedov who will be making his UFC debut at UFC on FX1.
Azamat will train at both the KDojo MMA & AMA Fight Club along with UFC fighters Jim & Dan Miller, Charlie Brenneman, Amagov & Nurmagomedov.
Here are some highlights of Azamat “Tough Guy” Gashimov: