His debut at GLORY 9 NEW YORK back in 2013 couldn’t have gone any better as he took Luis Tavares out in the first round with a brutal left hook to the liver.
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Vakhitov turned professional in 2009, and signed with Glory in 2013 after becoming the WMC European Super Light Heavyweight Champion.
He is currently ranked the #1 light heavyweight in the world by LiverKick.com, Combat Press and GLORY.
Vakhitov is the current Glory Light Heavyweight Champion.