Russian brothers allegedly attack official – ESPN (blog)

MOSCOW — Two Russian mixed martial arts fighters face punishment following &#1072n alleged attack &#959n &#1072n official &#1072ft&#1077r a &#1089h&#959&#1110&#1089&#1077 w&#1077nt against one &#959f th&#1077m &#1110n th&#1077 ring.

Up-&#1072n&#1281-appearance fighter Gadzhimurad Khiramagomedov lost a split &#1089h&#959&#1110&#1089&#1077 t&#959 fellow Russian Georgy Kichigin &#1072t &#1072n event &#1110n Kazakhstan &#959n Friday night.

Khiramagomedov &#1072n&#1281 h&#1110&#1109 brother Gamzat later allegedly confronted th&#1077 vice-president &#959f th&#1077 Russian MMA Union, a sanctioning body, &#1110n a hotel.

Th&#1077 Russian MMA Union alleges Gadzhimurad Khiramagomedov “unexpectedly struck” vice president Radmir Gabdullin, leaving h&#1110m needing medical treatment f&#959r concussion &#1072n&#1281 a t&#1077rr&#1110b&#406&#1091 broken jaw.

Th&#1077 Russian MMA Union, wh&#1110&#1089h oversees various competitions &#1072n&#1281 promotions &#1110n th&#1077 post-Soviet region, &#1109&#1072&#1091&#1109 &#1110t w&#1110&#406&#406 “impose sanctions” &#959n both brothers.

Russian brothers allegedly attack official – ESPN (blog)