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MMS fighter accused of killing champion weightlifter in street brawl arrested (video)

Staff correspondent, NewsCrunch

A 25-year-old MMS fighter, who is accused of killing a champion weightlifter in a street brawl, has been arrested. 

Expert MMS fighter Anar Ziranov and powerlifting champion Andrey Drachev, 32, got into a street fight over whose sport is better.

A video shows them in an all-out fight at around 7 a.m. outside a cafe in the city of Khabarovsk in Russia.

Ziranov is shown throwing kicks and he continues to punch Drachev in the face even after knocking him to the ground.

Drachev died from his injuries. He had won silver at the world power lifting championships in 2011.

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