412 Search Results for fedor

Feb 3, 2016 11:06 am

WATCH! Bellator special on Fedor Emelianenko and King Mo hinting on a potential match?

Bellator recently released a highlight of Fedor Emelianenko and Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal’s fights at the RIZIN New Year’s Eve card. Fedor came out of retirement to fight for the first time in over three years against a much bigger opponent, Jaideep Singh. Although Singh was much bigger, the kickboxer was relatively unknown to the...

Feb 1, 2016 12:32 pm

Fedor Emelianenko: Would rather sign with UFC than M-1 Global

Looks like Fedor Emelianenko is back at it teasing the UFC and the fans about a potential signing with the UFC. “The Last Emperor” recently fought at Rizin Fighting Federation against Singh Jaideep at the NYE event last year. “I’m open to all organizations – said Emelianenko told reporters. – If you have any suggestions,...

Jan 25, 2016 11:28 am

Is a Fedor Emelianenko versus Tito Ortiz fight going to happen?

An intriguing matchup has been buzzing amongst the MMA community of a potential fight between Fedor Emelianenko and Tito Ortiz. While other rumors have been circulating of Fedor potentially fighting King Mo, Wanderlei Silva, and even Brock Lesnar, no word on an official fight has been released. Russian website World of MMA reported the following (translated...

Jan 21, 2016 11:30 am

Rizin hoping to book Wanderlei or Lesnar to fight Fedor

Following the triumphant return of Fedor Emelianenko on New Year’s Eve it was announced that ‘The Last Emperor’ would be looking to fight again under the Rizin banner sometime around April. Immediately there were speculations as to who Emelianenko would fight, however since the announcement we’ve heard no further details regarding the fight. Rizin VP...

Jan 14, 2016 9:29 am

Fedor Emelianenko vs. King Mo?

King Mo is fresh off of his heavyweight tournament win at Rizin FF several weeks ago, King Mo is looking for a rather quick turnaround in the coming months. Given the triumphant return of Fedor Emelianenko at Rizin on New Year’s Eve it shouldn’t come as a shock that King Mo is hoping for a...

Jan 5, 2016 3:22 pm

Ray Sefo says he turned down fight with Fedor

For quite some time leading up to Fedor Emelianenko’s MMA return on New Year’s Eve there was speculation as to who ‘The Last Emperor’ would be fighting. While he ultimately ended up fighting and defeating Jaideep Singh, the first man who was named as Emelianenko’s opponent, apparently the fight was offered to retired kickboxing legend...

Jan 5, 2016 12:21 pm

Rizin Interested in Headlining Fedor Emelianenko in Russia: Replay Video – full fight

After a three year hiatus from MMA,  Fedor Emelianenko came back to competition with Rizin against Jaideep Singh.  A mauling of Singh in the first round proved too much as the “The Last Emperor” devastated his opponent with unanswered shots. CEO Nobuyuki Sakakibara already has plans for the next Rizin show, but confirmed that the...

Jan 5, 2016 6:45 am

‘King Mo’ Calls out Fedor “The Last Emperor” Emelianecko

That didn’t take long for a call-out after Fedor Emelianecko disposed of his opponent at Rizen Fighting Federation 2 by TKO in the first. Singh Jaideep went to sleep after a series of unanswered shots that were brutally delivered until the ref saw enough. “King Mo” Lawler with American Top Team (19-4 MMA) tried to...

Jan 1, 2016 3:43 pm

Details on Fedor’s next fight announced

On New Year’s Eve MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko made his successful return to MMA under the Rizin FF banner as he defeated Jaideep Singh. The MMA world immediately began discussing how ‘Fedor’s back!’ And while we speculated that his next fight could be under the Bellator MMA banner, it was announced today that the fight...

Dec 31, 2015 3:20 pm

Fedor’s next opponent to be announced TOMORROW

Earlier today in Japan, MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko made his return to MMA under the Rizin FF banner. Emelianenko put on an impressive performance against Jaideep Singh, to claim his first MMA win in over 3 years. Following the bout, Emelianenko’s coach revealed that The Last Emperor’s next opponent will be revealed tomorrow during a...

Dec 31, 2015 8:17 am

Is Fedor Bellator bound?

Earlier this morning fight fans witnessed the impressive return of Fedor Emelianenko. ‘The Last Emperor’ managed to pick up an impressive 1st round TKO win over a much larger Jaideep Singh. Of course after the bout the MMA community as well as most of Twitter went wild with talks of “Fedor’s back!” One interesting thing...

Dec 31, 2015 8:08 am

Fighters react to the return of Fedor Emelianenko

Earlier this morning Fedor Emelianenko made his successful return to MMA as he picked up a TKO win over Jaideep Singh in the very 1st round of their Rizin FF main event bout. Immediately, the MMA world went wild with talks of “Fedor’s back!” Understandably the Twitter-verse blew up. Below is a compilation of Tweets...

Dec 31, 2015 6:23 am

MUST SEE! Fedor mauls Singh in his return to MMA

The result was what many fans of Fedor Emelianenko expected in his return to MMA. Although the unknown of having over three years off from fighting, fights fans were lured into what could possibly happen at RIZIN’s New Year’s Eve event in day 2. Emelianenko made quick work of Jaideep Singh via TKO by strikes...

Dec 31, 2015 5:23 am

RIZIN FF day 2 full results: Fedor versus Singh

RIZIN FF completed day 2 of their New Year’s Eve card at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. From the crazy matches of Bob Sapp battling Akebono to the return of one of hardcore MMA fan’s favorites in Fedor Emelianenko, RIZIN proved to be full of entertainment, which you expect of Japanese MMA promotion. Russian...

Dec 30, 2015 12:41 am

WATCH! RIZIN FF Day 2 weigh-ins: Sapp and Akebono nearly beef, Fedor and Singh face off

Check out the exciting weigh-in highlights from RIZIN FF day 2 featuring Fedor Emelianenko versus Jaideep Singh in the main event. Also on the New Year’s Eve card will feature the heavyweight semi-finals and final round of the World Grand Prix tournament. Check out the video where Bob Sapp and Akebono get uncomfortably close during...

Dec 28, 2015 10:32 am

Video: Fedor “The Last Emperor” Emelianenko’s : Training for Rizin NYE fight

Arguably one of the greatest MMA heavyweights of all time,  Fedor ” The Last Emperor” Emelianenko is seen hitting the mitts as he gets closer to his NYE scrap. Emelianencko dropped three straight against Fabricio Werdum, Antonio Silva and Dan Henderson, all were finishes. Since then he’s answered with three straight, though many critics question the...

Dec 26, 2015 8:05 am

Clip of the Day: Fabricio Werdum vs. Fedor Emelianenko

Fabricio Werdum vs Fedor Emelianenko in San Jose, CA on June 26, 2010. #DWCOTD pic.twitter.com/BV2q3AEf7C — Dana White (@danawhite) December 26, 2015 The MMA world is currently preparing for the return of Fedor Emelianenko on New Years Eve under the Rizin FF banner, similarly, we are also preparing to see the rematch between Fabricio Werdum...

Dec 24, 2015 8:58 am

Fedor open to fighting in the UFC?

While talks between Fedor Emelianenko and the UFC have never led to ‘The Last Emperor’ fighting in the Octagon, if the stars align after his New Year’s Eve fight with Jaideep Singh under the Rizin FF banner, there could still be hope of seeing Emelianenko in the UFC. He spoke to Championat, where he revealed...

Dec 17, 2015 11:15 pm

Fedor’s ‘surprise’ opponent officially announced

Two weeks out from the RIZIN New Year’s Eve card, the promotion finally announced the opponent for Fedor Emelianenko. The previous talk of Fedor facing Jaideep Singh (1-0 MMA) fizzled out after initial reports, but it was announced that Singh is, in fact, Fedor’s opponent. RIZIN announced the match late Thursday at a news conference....