Vyacheslav Datsik, the Russian MMA fighter who ended his latest jail time period in November and has been imprisoned for homicide threats, assault and theft, is on the lookout for one other vicious knockout in opposition to a former sufferer on Thursday.
Turning his hand to boxing, the infamous former member of a banned nationalist social gathering exacted a pulverizing end on MMA fighter Tyson Dijon in February, sending the Cameroonian crashing by way of the ropes within the fourth spherical of their contest on the finish of a shuddering sequence of photographs.
Visa issues for his authentic opponent now implies that Datsik has granted Dijon a rematch in Moscow, when he’ll search for one other concussive finish to his latest scrap since being free of a Leningrad advanced after serving 11 months on parole for trying to illegally cross the Russian-Estonian border alongside the Narva River.
Even with out the primal roar, cut-throat gesture and granite stare he fastened on his ripped-looking opponent at their weigh-in, Datsik’s background would make the powerhouse an intimidating foe for any rival.
A former breakthrough star after beating future UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski within the first spherical of his first battle with M-1 Global in 1999, Datsik was stated to have believed Jesus Christ was a Mossad agent when he broke out of a detainment cell together with his naked palms and made an epic-sounding journey by boat that led to him reaching Norway in search of asylum.
The ‘Red Tarzan’ has taken his identify from the son of Slavic god Perun throughout his profession in MMA and kickboxing, and wore Nazi symbols whereas calling himself a “white warrior” earlier than spending 5 years in jail for store robberies alongside two neo-Nazis who he reportedly boxed bare throughout his transient escape to Scandinavia.
When Russian authorities utilized for his extradition, Datsik additionally alleged that he had been tortured in his homeland, together with the inserting of electrodes on his genitals.
On his official Instagram account, which has greater than 50,000 followers and seems to be run by his glamorous pregnant spouse, Viktoriia, Datsik stated that he had misplaced round 106lb whereas coaching for the battle.
“This time I will try to beat down Tyson so that he no longer has a desire for revenge,” he stated.
“Just don’t rush around the ring like a rooster again. Fight like a fighter.”
Speaking about his weight reduction, the veteran suggested: “Nothing is impossible. Not for me, not for you, not for anyone at all.
“Much is tough however nearly every thing in life is tough.
“‘Impossible” is a meaningless phrase’ – harmful, false concept.”