Yyacheslav Vasilevsky will defend his M-1 Challenge middleweight title this April against former titleholder Ramasan Emeev in the main event of M-1 Challenge 56.

Set for April 10 from Moscow, Russia, the event will stream online via M1Global.TV and Fight Network.

Vasilevsky won the title last year when he stopped Emmev in the fourth round in front of 5,000 fans. The 26-year-old is 26-2 in his career with 17 finishes. He has won 16 of his last 17 overall and 10 in a row.

Emeev is 27 years old and 11-3, having made one successful title defense before falling to Vasilevsky.