Baku. 10 August. REPORT.AZ/ Well-known Azerbaijani K-1 fighter Zabit Samedov holds preparation for the tournament in Grozny, he exercises in Minsk with sparring partners - talented fighters, who also perform in elite tournaments.
Zabit Samedov commented Report his preparations for the upcoming fight with the representative of Bosnia and Herzegovina Dzevad Poturak in tournament in Grozny.
According to him, special attention is paid to physical fitness: "We have two weeks before the tournament.One of these days I will go to Grozny to 10-12 days before the fight to get used to the local climate.Training with the coach will continue there.A couple of days before the fight the pace of work will decrease, even so we will intensely prepare".
Z.Samedov noted that he have some minor injuries, with which he had 4-5 fights: "I hope that in this fight they will not create any problems."
Regarding the tournament Z.Samedov said that fights are expected to be tough: "Every fight when you have a name, you go against the fighters, who want to beat you, come back to haunt. Therefore, it will be difficult, but I hope that everything will be fine. Several times I have been a guest at the tournament in Grozny. It all takes place at a high level. Major sports channels will broadcast the fight. The tournament will be held at a high level, because it is held under the supervision of the head of the Chechen Republic Ramzan Kadyrov. "
Regarding his opponent Dzevad Poturak Azeri fighter said that he was quite an experienced fighter, long-acting in K1 and fought with all the stars of kickboxing ". "Therefore, he is experienced, he knows where he is going, and knows what to do in the fight. I'll have to be smarter and win. "
The fight will take place in the Chechen capital on August 22.
Zabit Samadov with the nickname "Maugly", gained 9 consecutive victories in the professional ring. The victories over several K-1 tournament participant, black belt holder Makoto Uehara, Turkish fighter Mert Akin, Steve Mckinnon and Danyo Ilunga in "Global Fighting Championship 3" tournament in Dubai are among his greatest successes.