Yakutia, move on!: Vitali Danilov became US champion in mas wrestling


Yakut athlete Vitali Danilov became a USA champion in mas wrestling. American MAS Wrestling Championship was held in Los Angeles on January 7-8. All round champion was Martins Lincis (USA).

“I had four fights and won all of them. Competitions impressed me much. American mas wrestlers improve their skills very fast. They can easily perform signature moves now”, – Vitali Danilov said to the YSIA.

The American MAS Wrestling Championship was held on The FitExpo festival in California. It was hosted by Odd Haugen, the President of the American MAS Wrestling Federation, a World Cup athlete, who promotes Yakut combat art across the continent. Men and women took part in the competition.

On his first day of championship Vitali Danilov was a judge, later he went out to the carpet at 80 KG. He had four fights against American mas wrestlers and became the champion!

Martins Lincis (USA) confirmed his status as super heavyweight all round champion. He will defend the honor of his country in the World Championship in pound-for-pound, which takes place on 2-6 March in Columbus (USA).



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