…Out of history of formation
work of the enthusiast group of battle skills from the former USSR has
resulted in appearing of professional free sparring “DRAKA” at the
support and participation of veterans of antiterror group “Alfa”.
In 1991 in Moscow the Rules and Norms of Professional Free
Sparring were drawn up and the same year the Constitutive Documents of
the International Federation of professional Free Sparring were
In 1992 further
work on creation of a new professional kind of sport continued in the
USA . Russians from the Far East who arrived in California took the
initiative in holding the First Tournament in accordance with the
rules of free sparring.
tournament the athletic association of California took on interest in
the Rules which let the representatives practically kind of contact
fighting's meet at the ring and which provide for respective safety of
participants and amazement of the battles.
President of the
International Federation of professional free sparring Igor Ejov at
the support of veterans of antiterror group “Alfa” and president of
the League of professional Sport East frightens Ęűđăűçňŕíŕ Alexander
Voinov spent five years on the formation of appropriate documents,
creation of the International Federation “DRAKA” and receiving the
license for caring out of professional battles under “DRAKA” version.
From 1997 to 1998
in Los Angeles were hold six tournaments among professionals of the
highest level on kik- boxing, tai- boxing, from more then 17 countries
of the world including from Russia (Vladivostok,Habarovsk, Omsk,
Mahachkala, Buynaksk); the first winners World Champion belts appeared.
In 1997 veterans
of antiterror group “Alfa” took the initiative in creation of Russian
professional sport Federation “DRAKA” and a number of steps on
propaganda of rules and main principals of a new kind of professional
On 27 July 1999
in Moscow the historical event took place in Tsvetnoy Bulivar in the
circus –“DRAKA” returned to Russia, the first championship of Russia
and Euro Asia among professionals under World Federation “DRAKA”
version took place.
the registration of magazine “DRAKA” in the Ministry of RF on print,
teleradio broadcasting and mass media was received on 10 January 2000 .
several tournaments under “DRAKA” among professionals took place in
Las Vegas (Hotel-casino “Orleans”), capital of word professional sport
and a number of tournaments were carried out in some regions of
Russian Federation among professionals and amateurs.