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"Must watch" M-1 fights

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  1. M Raid K Black Belt

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    Hello everyone! For a while I haven't watched any M-1 fights besides couple Fedor and Jeff Monson fights. Recently I decided to learn about the org since it produced some fighters that are successful in the UFC and Bellator right now. Which M-1 fights should I absolutely see immediately? Like UFC has that classic fights which everyone knows: Griffin vs Bonnar, Sanchez vs Melendez, Jones vs Gustafsson, Aldo vs Mendes II. Pride also had ones like Fedor vs CroCop, Fedor vs Nog (x3), Wandy vs Rampage (x2), Sakuraba vs Gracies... What are fights of such type in M-1?
     
  2. The Reed Red Belt

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  3. ThunderL1ps Red Belt

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    ^

    Beat me to it.
     
  4. EndlessCritic Steel Belt

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    Vasilevsky/Emeev was a fucking war recently.
     
  5. Durruti Banned Banned

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    Slava Vasilevsky is a must known, and entertaining to watch. His competition is pretty lame though.
     
  6. KeeSmyth Brown Belt

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    great thread to start, M-1 has some extremely talented fighters on there roster that go unnoticed
     
  7. VulcanNervPinch Gold Belt

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    Konstantin Gluhov v Mikhail Gazaev
     
  8. M Raid K Black Belt

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    I've read about it being worse than Werdum's butt scooting.
     
  9. LimitlessZane Green Belt

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    The famous kick starts at around 18:51. This is one reason why soccer kicks should be legal imo.

    [YT]WLO-k3DZsk8&feature=youtu.be&t=18m51s[/YT]
     
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  10. LimitlessZane Green Belt

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    wow, thanks for sharing that first time i've seen it. (i'm still a newbie i guess)

    after watching that it makes me wonder why people complain about palhares. palhares seems quite tame compared to that
     
  11. VolkHan Brown Belt

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    all Tibura and Smoldarev fights were great imho
     
  12. toagrodyf Yellow Belt

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    Musa Khamanaev (new UFC signing i think?) vs. Daniel Weichel (Bellator)
    [YT]?feature=player_detailpage&v=MriAR5J0OPs[/YT]
     
  13. toagrodyf Yellow Belt

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    [YT]?v=0dcFgSmSc4M&feature=player_detailpage[/YT]

    Muslim Salikhov
    -4X Wushu Sanda World Champion
     
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    [YT]?v=fTTLFNyW-NI&feature=player_detailpage[/YT]
     
  15. Champion85 Blue Belt

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    These are probably not "must watch" fights but I thought these were some good fights.
    Zavurov vs Yakovlev: first round is pretty slow but the pace picks up it round 2.
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    Magomedov vs Yakovlev:
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    Mairbek vs Marat Gafurov:
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    Here is another fight of Mairbek's who will be fighting on Jan. 24 on the UFC Fox card:
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    Here is a fight of Islam Makhachev a training partner of Khabib Nurmagomedov and who also signed with the UFC a few months ago:
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  16. DizzyYeahYeah Red Belt

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    Subbed. Will watch, when'evs.
     
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    Not really a marquee fight but I just saw this KO the other day. Guy doesn't wake up for several minutes. [YT]gNU8Qcyexus[/YT]
     
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    Came here expecting to see Nakamura vs Cristea as first reply, was not disappointed.
     

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