Finnish fighter Juho Valamaa (15-4) will face Russian wrestler Maxim Grabovich (7-5) at M-1 Challenge 94 on June 15. The event will go down in Orenburg, Russia.

The Finnfighters’ Gym fighter is on a role and improved his record to an impressive 9-1 in his last 10 fights with 6 by stoppage.

He will return to M-1 after his M-1 Challenge 82 bout in August, where he brutally KO’d Portuguese fighter Aires Benrois (10-6) in Helsinki, Finland.

The fight will help decide who will be rising up for a title shot.

Welterweight bout at M-1 Challenge 94: @vehnaterrieri vs. @maksimgrabovich Juho Valamaa (15-4) is the best welterweight of Finland for a reason. Famous for his outstanding grappling skills Valamaa submitted his opponents 10 times and three times won by knockout. In M-1 Global Valamaa debuted at M-1 Challenge 82 on home soil in Helsinki. That night Juho proved that he is not just a grappler, but a well-rounded fighter and knocked out his opponent by vicious knees. Ex-welterweight contender Maxim Grabovich after two defeats in a row could finally get a victory at M-1 Challenge 84 by submission and to get closer to another title shot on June 15th Maxim will face one of the most dangerous opponents in his career. _____ Бой в полусреднем весе на M-1 Challenge 94: @vehnaterrieri vs. @maksimgrabovich Юхо Валамаа (15-4) по праву является лучшим полусредневесом Финляндии. Известный своими выдающимися навыками в партере Валамаа, 10 раз заставлял сдаться своих соперников и трижды одерживал победы нокаутом. В M-1 Global Валамаа дебютировал на M-1 Challenge 82 на родной земле в Хельсинки. В тот вечер Юхо доказал, что является не просто грэпплером, а разносторонне развитым бойцом, нокаутировав своего соперника жесточайшими ударами коленями. Экс-претендент на пояс чемпиона в полусреднем весе Максим Грабович после двух подряд поражений сумел одержать победу приёмом на M-1 Challenge 84, и 15 июня, для того, чтобы вернуться в титульную гонку он встретится с одним из самых опасных соперников в своей карьере.

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Grabovich is a former M-1 title challenger that is well known in the M-1 promotion. He turned pro in 2013 and fought for M-1 back in 2014. He is coming off of a win this past October at M-1 Challenge 84.