Andrey Lezhnev (11-7) is an experienced and well-rounded MMA fighter from Ukraine. He has spectacular fighting style which makes each his fight hard to forged to his fans. He lost his recent fight to Alexey Nevzorov and now is aiming for a persuasive win to come back in title run.
Kurbanali Abdusalamov (6-3) is a prospective featherweight from Fighting Eagle club, Dagestan. He lost his recent fight to Timur Nagibin, but was leading 4 fight winning streak till that.
Both fighters seek for an uncompromising win and with no doubt will show a vivid action during their bout. M-1 Challenge 77: Nemkov vs Markes is scheduled for May 19 and will be sponsored by Rosoboronexport and Rostec.