In the Bavarian town of Neu-Ulm police are investigating the murder of multiple world champion in kickboxing, a native of Central Asia Musa Musalaev nicknamed Prince. 37-year-old athlete, who previously held the post of Advisor to the Plenipotentiary representative of Tatarstan, was shot dead outside his home on November 18 around 18:00.
According to eyewitnesses, the killer hid the face under the mask. The scene at the house N10 on Breslauer Strasse he fled in a car, at the wheel which sat his accomplice, says Augsburger Allgemeine.
According to the head of the criminal police of Neu-Ulm jürgen Schweitzer, already found evidence that “allowed the investigation forward”. Rumors that the victim could be associated with the “Russian mafia”, the police has not commented, reports DW.
On investigation of the crime thrown considerable force. The investigation team increased from 10 to 25 people.
Death musalaeva is not the first murder of athlete, Grappler in Germany since the beginning of the year. In April in Bietigheim-Bissingen (Baden-württemberg), was shot dead near his home the Director of sports school of martial arts. For assistance in solving this crime was declared the award in 10 thousand Euro.
Musa Musalaev nicknamed the Prince or the Prince of Tatarstan was the captain of the Tatar team kickboxing “Prince Team”. He was appointed Advisor to the Plenipotentiary representative of the Republic of Tatarstan in Russia Ravil ahmetshin on issues of physical culture and sports in 2010-2013. Also Musalaev was the official Ambassador of the Universiade, held in Kazan in 2013.
Later, the native Kazakh SSR Musalaev moved to Western Europe. Since 2013, the Prince family (wife and three children) lived permanently in Germany.
Sporting success musalaeva to compete in kickboxing and MMA experts responded with skepticism. “Some of winning tournaments organized… he, he told Musa about the commentator of TV channel “Fighter” George Ivanov. – I invite readers to find in his fights. It’s for you “will smile”: candidates for the title are clamped in the corner after the first attack or fall sometimes from one shot”.
According to Ivanov, the recognized world stars of kickboxing, such as Badr Hari, Sammy shilt or Daniel Gita, can not boast such a high efficiency, and Musa Musalaev can. “In my opinion, none of his fights one more round didn’t last… what we have observed, is only questions,” said the commentator in an interview with “Soviet sport”.
Usually the encounter with the officer Musa by Musaevym lasted in the ring from five to 30 seconds.
In 2012, the Prince became a triple world champion by winning tournaments on K-1 in Lviv, Donetsk and Leverkusen (Germany). In the same year he received a fourth League title on the Verdict FC MMA tournament in Moscow. A year earlier, Musalaev became three times world champion in Lublin and Vilnius and Kishinev, the Prince won the title of European champion in competitions BUSHIDO FC.
In addition, in 2009 and 2010, Musalaev was declared world champion in Hua hin (Thailand) and in Odintsovo.
On the page of the Wikipediadedicated to the athlete, said he “seriously studied the history of the middle ages, literature, wrote poems, tales and lullabies for children.” Musalaev received two higher educations – economic and humanitarian.