Boxer Maxim Babanin won by technical defeat in the third round in a fight with Evgeny “Hell Molecule” Orlov. The broadcast was conducted on the REN TV channel.
From the start of the fight, the fighter set a high pace. The 33-year-old boxer delivered painful blows to the body to the Hell Molecule, and also effectively closed the distance for hitting the head.
Orlov could not stop the attacks of the Volgograd Tyson. The difference in class between boxers was obvious.
Babanin at the beginning of the third round began to violently beat the enemy. The seconds threw a towel into the corner, after which the referee stopped the fight.
Earlier in the day, Babanin said he was ready for anything against Orlov. He admitted that he could end the fight ahead of schedule.
In addition, the athlete called Orlov an experienced opponent. He noted that the final battle can be unpredictable.
The day before it was reported that the participants of the REN TV Fight Club super series passed the official weigh-in ceremony.
The first to come out was fighter Yevgeny Orlov, nicknamed the Molecule of Hell. The figures showed exactly 137 kg. Next came his rival – Maxim Babanin, who turned out to be 22 kg less in weight. The meeting of two rivals on the same stage was not without provocations. Orlov feigned combat readiness in front of Babanin by raising his fist in front of his face.
On the same day, Russian boxer Konstantin Tszyu gave advice to two-time Russian kickboxing champion Evgeny Orlov (Hell Molecule) before the fight against boxer Maxim Babanin.
Orlov said that during the master class, Tszyu reminded him of forgotten tricks. He thanked the fighter.
In the main event of the evening, boxer Fedor Chudinov and Uzbek boxer Azizbek Abdugofurov will fight for the title of champion of the REN TV Fight Club. In the co-main fight, the last M-1 Global champion Khadis Ibragimov and the Belarusian champion in Thai boxing, MMA fighter Piotr Romankevich will meet. As part of the big show, Denis Vildanov, nicknamed Big Daddy, and Max Topor Shcherbakov will rematch.