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Monday, August 25, 2014

Face Off; Nugaev vs Shafikov , 2014.08.15

At the Chumash Casino in St Ynez CA, two Russian lightweights Rustam Nugaev and Denis Shafikov (ranked #3 and #7 respectively coming into the fight) battled to determine who will be the designated contender for the upcoming IBF Lightweight title fight against Miguel Vasquez.
Denis Shafikov prevailed when referee Jack Reiss stopped the contest in the 9th round.

Here are images from the fight!

As always all images are copyright Peter Politanoff / RedStarImage and cannot be reproduced without explicit consent!!!! You are more then welcome however to link to this page.

Special thanks to Gary Shaw Productions, Chumash Casino, Team Nugaev, and Team Shafikov.