«Severstal» was included in the coaching staff of a UFC fighter
Severstal announced on appointment to the post of coach in the training of UFC fighter Arman Tsarukyan. On the signing of 23-year-old athletic club announced Monday during a press conference before the match of the regular championship KHL against SKA.
Last week Tsarukyan took part in the training of Severstal. After the lesson he said that as a child for six years was engaged in hockey in Khabarovsk.
«My parents brought me to fight, but with 12 years I started to combine it with hockey. Sometimes even that missed training for the fight, but hockey went well. Over time, due to the fact that it was not possible to get into the main part of «Cupid», I switched over to martial arts,» said the fighter.
In March 2019 Tsarukyan signed a contract with the UFC for four combat. In April, the athlete made his debut in the promotion, having suffered defeat from Islam Makhachev at the tournament in St. Petersburg.
In July Tsarukyan won the UFC 240 in Edmonton over Olivier Obinim-Mercier. In the course of a career in the mixed single combats, the Russian has played 16 battles in which he scored 14 wins and two defeats.