|August 08, 1988
|34 YEARS OLD
Russian mixed martial artist who has risen to fame as a competitor in M-1 Global and the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He made his M-1 Global debut in a 2010 fight against Borys Mańkowski. He made his UFC debut on January 4, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 34.
He was a soccer player before he launched his MMA career.
He won a Performance of the Night bonus at UFC Fight Night 86. He shares moments in his life as a mixed martial artist on his taisumov155 Instagram account, where he has earned more than 650,000 followers.
He has a younger brother.
He competed against Carlos Diego Ferreira at UFC 242.