Worldwide Federation of Beginner Sambo (Fédération Internationale de Sambo) works because the worldwide governing physique of sambo and is answerable for the worldwide publicity and sambo occasions. In 1993, FIAS break up into two organizations, as FIAS East and FIAS West. Whereas FIAS East works for the event of sambo within the Russian territories, FIAS West works for the US and Western European nations.
A number of the main worldwide Sambo occasions acknowledged or organized by FIAS are as follows −
- European Sambo Championship
- World Sambo Championships
- FIAS World Fight Sambo Championships
- Russian Armed Forces Championships
- Sambo World Cup
- World Fight Video games
Now we’ll focus on about a few of the champions who’ve made their mark on this sport.
Fedor Vladimirovich Emelianenko
Fedor Vladimirovich Emelianenko is from Ukrainian SSR and is a Russian heavyweight blended martial artist (MMA), sambist, and judoka. All through his profession, he has received quite a few awards and accolades in numerous types of wrestling sports activities together with FIAS World Fight Sambo Championship (Heavyweight Champion 2002, 2005, 2007).
He was inducted into the FIAS corridor of fame in 2012. He additionally received one gold in Russian Armed Forces Championships within the 12 months 1998. He additionally has been the SportAccord World Fight Video games model ambassador in 2010 and 2013.
Vitaly Viktorovich Minakov
Vitaly Viktorovich Minakov is from Russian SFSR and is a Russian sambist, judoka and an undefeated blended martial artist.
He has received 4 golds and one silver within the Russian Sambo Championships within the 12 months 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2013.
He additionally has received the Sambo World Championship in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011.
He has additionally been the Russian Presidential Cup Sambo Champion thrice within the 12 months 2008, 2009 and 2010.
Igor Yakimov is an expert Russian sambist, judoka. He’s thought-about as one of the vital achieved sambo champions and has received the World Fight Sambo Championship in 12 months 2001.
He has received Pan American Sambo Championship within the 12 months 1998 and 1999. He has additionally received Russian Nationwide Sambo Championship within the 12 months 1985 and 1988.
Together with these wins, he additionally received the Worldwide Sambo Champion within the 12 months 1990.
Rosen Dimitrov is from Sofia, Bulgaria and is an expert sambist. He has received two golds within the 12 months 2007 and 2011, and two silvers 2008 and 2010 within the World Sambo Championships. He additionally received the European Sambo Championships within the 12 months 2008.
He alongside along with his twin brother Rumen Dimitrov based the group TWINS MMA and presently engaged on producing extra skills in it. In his full profession he has received 21 matches out of which 5 have been received by knockout, 13 by submission, and three by resolution.
Alexander Vladimirovich Emelianenko
Alexander Vladimirovich Emelianenko is from Russian SFSR, and is a Russian blended martial artist and sambist. He’s the brother of well-known sambo fighter Fedor Vladimirovich Emelianenko.
He has received three golds within the Sambo World Championships within the 12 months 2003, 2004 and 2006. He has additionally received 5 golds and one silver in Russian Championships in Sambo within the 12 months 2003, 2004, 2006, 2010 and 2012. He additionally has received a gold on the European Championships within the 12 months 1999.
Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov
Khabib Abdulmanapovich Nurmagomedov is from Russian SFSR and is an expert blended martial artist and sambist. He has received the Fight Sambo World Championship occasion twice.
He additionally has participated and received Fight Sambo Russian Nationwide Championship and Russian Fight Sambo Nationwide Championships.
He’s additionally a blended martial artist and he at present holds one of many longest undefeated streaks in MMA with 23 straight wins during which eight have been received by knockout, seven by submission, and eight by resolution.
Andrei Valeryevich Arlovski
Andrei Valeryevich Arlovski is from Byelorussian SSR, and is an expert blended martial artist and sambist.
He received the European Youth Sambo Championship on the age of 19. He additionally received second place in Sambo World Cup. He additionally has received a bronze medal on the World Sambo Championship.
Presently he’s extra concentrating in his MMA profession and is competing within the Final Preventing Championship.