Umar Salamov, born July 6th 1994 made his debut in December 2012. After not putting a foot wrong in 18 fights so far and building an unbeaten record of 18-0-0 it's still unclear just how far Salamov can go at the age of 24. Salamov's longest KO streak is 9 fights long out of his 18 career fights.
Staritng his career off in tremendous fashion in December 2012, Salamov became the 3rd quickest fighter to have ever stopped Mykhailo Lidovskyy. The fight ended in round 2 via KO stoppage. Salamov built on his successful start to his career by fighting once in 2012 and once in 2014 which included fights against Iliya Shakuro, Ravshan Djabbarov and Paata Aduashvili to name just a few.
Salamov then went on to fight and beat Serhiy Chichikalov on January 26th, 2013 maintaining his unbeaten record. Serhiy Chichikalov was Salamov's next opponent of his career in 2013. The fight was scheduled for 4 and Salamov was the 2nd person to go the distance with Chichikalov. Salamov's win streak of 2 rose to 7 following 5 great wins, becoming the 2nd person to stop Davit Ribakoni (Round 6 KO), 5th person to stop Andriy Monakhov (Round 3 TKO) and 17th person to stop Dmitry Adamovich (Round 2 KO).
On November 9th, 2013 Salamov fought and beat Ravshan Djabbarov (11-4-1) to continue his unbeaten streak. Djabbarov was a worthy challenger but Salamov was too much and became the first person to stop Djabbarov via RTD during round 6. Taking his record to 10 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws, Salamov then went on to win a further 2 fights.
On May 31st, 2014, Salamov was in action again beating George Beroshvili taking his win streak to 11 wins. Salamov was the first person to stop George Beroshvili and he did it in the 3rd round via RTD.
Salamov then went on to fight and beat Enes Zecirevic on November 22nd, 2014 maintaining his unbeaten record. In what was a true showing of Salamov's technical ability, Salamov got the decision in the 10 round fight, and became the first person to beat Zecirevic. 4 wins followed for Salamov including being the 4th person to stop Tomas Adamek (Round 4 KO), 5th person to stop Joey Vegas (Round 2 TKO) and 7th person to defeat Doudou Ngumbu.
On August 23rd, 2016 Salamov fought and beat Norbert Nemesapati (21-2-0) to continue his unbeaten streak. Salamov was the 3rd person to beat Norbert Nemesapati where he showed his talent as a technical boxer, beating him over 10 rounds in his 17th professional fight.
Umar Salamov went into his latest fight with Emil Markic on May 6th, 2017 with 17 wins and he continued this winning streak taking it to 18 wins. Salamov's win against Markic was only the 2nd time Markic had been stopped. The fight finished in the 4th round of a 10 round fight via TKO.