Marina Yuryevna Mokhnatkina (Russian: Марина Юрьевна Мохнаткина; née Kormiltseva, born 12 May 1988) is a sambo competitor and mixed martial artist. Mokhnatkina is a six-time world champion, two-time European champion in sambo. She is also an eight-time Russian champion in sambo. She has signed with MMA promotion Professional Fighters League (PFL) to fight in the women's lightweight division.
|Born||Marina Yuryvena Kormiltseva|
May 12, 1988
Perm, Perm Krai, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
|Height||5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)|
|Weight||135 lb (61 kg; 9.6 st)|
|Reach||65.5 in (166 cm)|
|Fighting out of||St. Petersburg, Russia|
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
She is married to sambist and mixed martial artist Mikhail Mokhnatkin.
Mixed martial arts careerEdit
Professional Fighters LeagueEdit
Marina was scheduled to face Kaitlin Young on August 19, 2021 at PFL 8. After Young was scratched from the bout, Marina was scheduled against Claudia Zamora. She won the fight by unanimous decision.
Mixed martial arts recordEdit
|Professional record breakdown|
|8 matches||6 wins||2 losses|
|Win||6–2||Claudia Zamora||Decision (unanimous)||PFL 8||August 19, 2021||3||5:00||Hollywood, Florida, United States||Lightweight debut.|
|Win||5–2||Amanda Bell||Decision (unanimous)||Bellator 260||June 11, 2021||3||5:00||Uncasville, Connecticut, United States|
|Loss||4–2||Janay Harding||Decision (unanimous)||Bellator 219||March 29, 2019||3||5:00||Temecula, California, United States|
|Loss||4–1||Liana Jojua||Decision (majority)||Fight Nights Global 83: Alibekov vs. Aliev||February 22, 2018||5||5:00||Moscow, Russia||For the inaugural FNG Women's Bantamweight Championship|
|Win||4–0||Karine Silva||Submission (kneebar)||Fight Nights Global 81: Matmuratov vs. Ignatiev||December 15, 2017||1||0:58||Omsk, Russia|
|Win||3–0||Irina Degtyareva||Submission (armbar)||Fight Nights Global 69: Bagautinov vs. Nobre||June 30, 2017||1||1:26||Novosibirsk, Russia|
|Win||2–0||Karina Vasilenko||Submission (achilles lock)||Fight Nights Global 53: Day 2 - Mineev vs. Enomoto||October 6, 2016||1||2:52||Moscow, Russia|
|Win||1–0||Ekaterina Torbeeva||Submission (armbar)||Fight Nights Global 50: Fedor vs. Maldonado||June 17, 2016||1||0:25||Saint Petersburg, Russia|
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- "Bellator adds Russian sambo champ Marina Mokhnatkina to women's featherweight division". 20 February 2019. Retrieved 22 February 2019.
- Tucker, Bryan (2019-03-29). "Bellator 219 Results: Awad vs. Girtz". MMA Fighting. Retrieved 2021-04-26.
- "Marina Mokhnatkina vs. Jessica Borga removed from Bellator 254". MyMMANews.com (in American English). 2020-12-01. Retrieved 2021-04-26.
- "Bellator 260 gets two new fights, including undefeated prospect Lucas Brennan". MMA Junkie (in American English). 2021-04-26. Retrieved 2021-04-26.
- "Bellator 260: Douglas Lima vs. Yaroslav Amosov live results and highlights". FanSided (in American English). 2021-06-11. Retrieved 2021-06-12.
- "Marina PFL Signing". www.instagram.com. Archived from the original on 2021-12-26. Retrieved 2021-07-20.
- Newswire, MMA Fighting (2021-08-03). "PFL announces full card for second playoff event headlined by Kayla Harrison vs. Genah Fabian on Aug. 19". MMA Fighting. Retrieved 2021-08-03.
- Lee, Alexander K. (2021-08-18). "Larissa Pacheco out of PFL playoffs after missing weight, Mariana Morais to fight Taylor Guardado at PFL 8". MMA Fighting. Retrieved 2021-08-19.
- "Kayla Harrison and Bruno Cappelozza dominate in semifinal wins, qualify for $1M PFL championship". ESPN.com. 2021-08-20. Retrieved 2021-08-20.