This former pro boxer Ruslan Yakubov started working with the Russian Mafia in 2010 as an enforcer.
He fought professionally on the pro Boxing circuit in Russia for years. He was soon jailed and sentenced 8 years for Manslaughter due to traumatic brain injury. Now in prison, the Russian Mob has a special way to pay back your loans.
A – Give them the money you owe.
B – Fight Ruslan Yakubov and if you win you owe nothing, But if you lose, you only owe 50%
So you guessed it, these guys went with option B, and it turned out to be a horrible choice.