The tallest lightweight on the M-1 Global roster Michel Silva (20-7-1) is an outstanding striker from Brazil. 15 times Sassarito put his opponents to sleep using his reach advantage. Silva debuted in M-1 Global not very successful losing two close fights, but after that he finished two of his opponents in a row early, starting his way to the title shot.
Four times MMA champion of Dagestan Magomedkamil Malikov is an undefeated lightweight prospect. Malikov is a well-rounded fighter and a great finisher, two times he won by KO/TKO and three times by submission.
Watch the battle of lightweights on November 17th at M-1 Challenge 99!