World MMA Championship that took place in Macau, China, has finished. One more page of Ukraine national achievements has been written! Ukrainians won two silver medals and fourth place in team classification! It is the best Ukraine result in the history of MMA and we are certainly very happy for this.

National team of Ukraine at MMA Championship. Photo-2.

We are proud that we are related to writing new sport history of Ukraine! And we are pleased that the "National MMA Federation of Ukraine" has appointed Alexandr Dudochkin (the head coach on special training of TopGuard team) the head coach of the Ukrainian national team. Mainly thanks to this we have such a great result today! Also, we are pleased that the preparatory training camp of the national team was organised in TopGuard training complex of Aurum sport club.


National team of Ukraine at MMA Championship. Photo-3. National team of Ukraine at MMA Championship. Photo-4. National team of Ukraine at MMA Championship. Head coach of the national MMA team – Alexandr Dudochkin.
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Out of eight fighters of the national team who defended honour of the country, there were two trainees of TopGard team: international masters of sport Elnur Veliyev (66 kg) and Dmitriy Orlov (61 kg)! Silver medals for Ukraine were won by Elnur Veliyev and Idris Gezalov (84 kg) representing Dinamo sport club from Dnepr. In the final Ukrainian fighters took second place to sportsmen from Russia. Our congratulations! To all people without whom this victory of Ukraine could not be possible! Congratulations to the prize winners, to the team, to sparring partners, to everyone who contributed to achieve the common result! And of course congratulations to the team coach – Alexandr Dudochkin!


National team of Ukraine at MMA Championship. Photo-9.