|Industry||Mixed martial arts promotion|
|Headquarters||St. Petersburg, Amsterdam|
M-1 Global (Mixfight-1) or MMA-1 (Mixed martial arts-1) is the mixed martial arts promotion based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands which organizes between 100 and 200 competitions per year. The public faces of M-1 Global are President, Vadim Finkelstein and part-owner Fedor Emelianenko.
M-1, in 2009, signed a contract to co-promote with Explosion Entertainment.
M-1 Challenge is a competition organized with a series of events held in few places around the world where MMA clubs compete against each other. The events are broadcast in limited countries, mainly Russia and unknown anywhere else. The teams consist of five athletes (one in each of the five major weight class). The program airs on HDNet.
The M-1 Selection is a MMA competition where the next generation of fighters are given the opportunity to showcase their skills on the world stage with fighters being eliminated after only one loss; victory will advance the winning fighters throughout the tournament and earn them a trip to the championship event where they will compete for a “M-1 Selection” title.
Current M-1 Global champions
|Men's division||Upper weight limit||Champion||Nationality||Since||Title Defenses|
|Heavyweight||no limit||Damian Grabowski||Poland||November 30, 2013||0|
|Light Heavyweight||205 lb (93 kg; 14.6 st)||Sergey Kornev||Russia||September 30, 2012||0|
|Middleweight||185 lb (84 kg; 13.2 st)||Ramazan Emeev||Russia||November 15, 2012||0|
|Welterweight||170 lb (77 kg; 12 st)||Rashid Magomedov||Russia||March 16, 2012||1|
|Lightweight||155 lb (70 kg; 11.1 st)||Musa Khamanaev||Russia||June 21, 2012||1|
|Featherweight||145 lb (66 kg; 10.4 st)||Marat Gafurov||Russia||November 15, 2012||1|
- List of current mixed martial arts champions
- List of M-1 Global Events