Video: Take a look at Gabi Garcia’s upcoming opponent, champion boxer Oksana Gagloeva

Oksana Gagloeva will make her professional mixed martial arts debut on July 30th when she battles Gabi Garcia at the “RIZIN Fighting World Grand Prix 2017 1st Round” event. (Scroll down to see Gagloeva’s sparring videos).

Gagloeva (0-0 Pro) is a 23-year-old from Russia. She is a two-time Russian champion in boxing, four-time Greek champion in boxing, three-time Grappling champion and a two-time Russian champion in Armwrestling. She trains at the Gladiator Fighting Team, along with fellow heavyweight contender and former Garcia opponent, Anna Maliukova.

Garcia (4-0 Pro) is currently the number one ranked heavyweight fighter in the world. She’s finished many of the divisions top contenders including Lei’D Tapa, Anna Maliukova and Destanie Yarbrough. She was a 10x BJJ World Champion prior to making the move to MMA. At 6’2 and well over 200-pounds, the 31-year-old believes she is the baddest woman on the planet.

(Click HERE to view the WMMA heavyweight world rankings).

“RIZIN Fighting World Grand Prix 2017 1st Round” takes place on July 30th from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The event is expected to be aired live via pay-per-view.

Take a look at Gagloeva’s sparring videos below:


Oksana Gagloeva

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  1. Well, her punches are a lot more on point than Gabi Garcia’s punches, which are just atrocious. But it looks like Oksana Gagloeva gets winded pretty quickly and that is not a good thing when preparing to step into a MMA fight.

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