November 4, 2009 By admin
Arman Gambaryan is a Armenian mixed martial arts fighter who competes primarily in the light heavyweight division, fighting out of St. Petersburg, Russia, and is a member of the Red Devil mma organization. He has fought largely with the M-1 global organization over his career, and has trained with the likes of Fedor Emelianenko. His background in skills in primarily Combat Sambo, for which he has been active as a sparing partner in recent years for many of Red Devil’s developing young fighters. Over the course of his career Gambaryan is particularly fear for his skills with the rear naked choke, a manuver for which he has used to claim vicotries against champion grapplers. Gambaryan is also a notable competitor himself though as he holds a 19-5-1 mma record, he has wins over former Russian wrestling standout Murad Chunkaiev, Karl Amounssou, Cyrille Diabate, and is one of two fighters to hold a victory over rising American prospect John McGuire. He has also faced veteran notables in Keith Jardine, and Chael Sonnen.