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Aug 31, 2015 11:25 am

Is Dana White teasing the signing of Fedor Emelianenko to UFC?

Fedor Emelianenko rocked the mixed martial arts world when he announced he would be making his return to the sport in July. His relationship with Bellator’s Scott Coker lead many to assume that “The Last Emperor” would be signing with the Viacom company, but Coker has since let it be known that Fedor will not...

Aug 30, 2015 5:17 am

Bellator Announces Legendary Fan Fest Event Ft. Gracie, Fedor, Couture And More

History will be made in September at “Dynamite” when Bellator and GLORY join forces to bring fans one of the most stacked cards of the year at the SAP Center in San Jose, California, USA. Before the event takes place, fans will have the opportunity to shake fans with some of the most legendary names...

Aug 28, 2015 10:26 am

Coker: ‘Fedor’s Coming Back, But Not To Bellator’

Bellator 141 goes down tonight on Spike TV. While doing some promotion for the event, president Scott Coker did an interview and was asked about Fedor Emelianenko. Coker had previously said that he had not talked to Fedor about his return and about coming to Bellator. When asked if that was really the case, he...

Aug 27, 2015 1:35 pm

Bellator Champ: ‘Fedor’s In Great Shape, Still Has His Speed And Power’

Current Bellator heavyweight champion has recently trained with Fedor Emelianenko and says the MMA legend hasn’t lost a step and is as good as ever ahead of his pending return to the sport. Vitaly Minakov, Bellator’s champ, says he trained with Fedor and learned a lot from ‘The Last Emperor’. He also mentioned that Fedor’s...


Aug 20, 2015 12:01 am

Fedor’s Training Hard For His Return –– Here’s Proof!

Fedor Emelianenko is busy training for his eventual MMA return. Fans and media are still waiting to see where he will end up and of course, who he will fight. A lot of chatter has been pointing to him going to the UFC, but still nothing even remotely official has come out. Fedor has said...

Aug 18, 2015 6:40 pm

Coker: ‘Bellator’s had no talks with Fedor’

  Will he go here, will he go there, will he go anywhere? MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko still has everyone wondering where he will in fact end up for his return to the sport. There have apparently been talks between his team and the UFC and he’s mentioned more than once that he wants a...

Aug 18, 2015 7:14 am

Fedor, Sakuraba And Shamrock To Attend Bellator Fan Fest

Bellator MMA president Scott Coker has announced that three of the biggest MMA legends will be in attendance for Bellator’s Fan Fast on Sept. 19 in San Jose, which is apart of their next major event, ‘Bellator: Dynamite 1’. Fedor Emelianenko, Kazushi Sakuraba and Frank Shamrock will all be apart of the proceedings. So does...

Aug 17, 2015 7:03 am

Fedor Emelianenko starts training camp for his comeback fight!

Former PRIDE Heavyweight Champion Fedor Emelianenko is back on the mats getting ready for his return to action! Where “The Last Emperor” will end up is still undecided, but UFC, Bellator and World Series of Fighting have apparently all thrown their hats in the mix. Fedor Emelianenko has officially begun training camp for his return...

Aug 14, 2015 1:07 am

Fedor Started Training Today––Check It Out!

From the looks of it Fedor Emelianenko has begun training for his return to MMA. Fedor announced that he will stepping back into the sport after a brief stint in retirement. There is no word on where or who he will fight first, although there are apparently negotiations going on with the UFC. While we...

Aug 12, 2015 8:40 am

Good Guy Fedor Makes Young Girl’s Dream Come True

Fedor Emelianenko is known for his quiet, expressionless demeanor and devastating MMA skills inside the cage. However, in a recent story we see a much different, softer and gentler side of the fighter many people consider to be one of the best of all time. Yana Karakyanova, a young Russian girl who happens to be...

Aug 12, 2015 8:39 am

Coach: ‘Fedor’s Return Is Serious, Has Greater Potential Than Before’

The man, the myth, the legend Fedor Emelianenko still has everyone wondering where he’ll end up. A lot of talk has been going around about him ‘talking’ with the UFC and a potential match up with champion Fabricio Werdum, who beat Fedor. None of that is confirmed or even hinted at being confirmed yet, but...

Aug 12, 2015 4:34 am

Rousey’s Not Confident In Fedor’s Return

Ronda Rousey, UFC champion and mega star, recently did a AMA session on Reddit and answered a slew of questions from fans. One fan asked about Fedor Emelianenko. Now, you would think Rousey might have something clever to say about him, considering he is very outspoken about why women have no place in MMA and...

Aug 11, 2015 12:01 am

Fedor Shows Off Fight Ready Physique While Standing Next To UFC Fighter

Fedor Emelianenko still has the MMA world waiting to see where he’ll end up, and then of course who he’ll fight upon his return to the sport. There has been lots of talk about him ‘negotiating’ with the UFC, but we know it didn’t work out last time they tried to sign him so it...

Aug 7, 2015 8:37 am

REEM: Fedor Refused To Fight Me Twice

  “Let’s see what he’s gonna do. He’s now a free agent. He might go to the UFC, he might go to Bellator. Right now, I fight in the UFC. The UFC has a very strict policy of not allowing their fighters to fight in other promotions. And even… whoever they said I have to...

Aug 7, 2015 12:01 am

WHOA! Fedor Emelianenko IS SWOLE!

Fedor Emelianenko is coming closer to figuring out where he will end up, be it the UFC or a different promotion, but in the meantime fans and media are all a buzz, trying to predict how his comeback will go. Is he past his prime, is he going to come back and dominate everyone? No...

Aug 5, 2015 12:08 pm

Fedor Says Negotiations Are Taking Place With The UFC

“Now this is being negotiated, in particular with the UFC, as well as some other promotions. I think it will soon be finally determined. As for the opponent, I would say that desire must comply opportunities. I would like to face the strongest fighters in the world – UFC champion Fabricio Werdum. Given that over...

Aug 4, 2015 11:02 am

Jon Jones’ Coach Say’s Fedor’s An ‘Easy Fight’

“I have not even spoken to Jon about it, but looking at how, you know, Fedor’s fights towards the end of his career [went], I think unless he changed something, I think it’s an easy fight for Jon.” Mike Winkeljohn, Jon Jones’ striking coach, told Submission Radio that he would like to see Fedor Emelianenko...

Jul 29, 2015 11:37 am

Fedor: ‘I Want A Rematch With Werdum’

We might not know when or where Fedor Emelianenko will be fighting upon his return to MMA, but at least we now know who he wants to fight. Recently, Fedor went on a youth forum and did a Q&A. One fan asked who he wanted to fight in his first bout back after three years....

Jul 29, 2015 4:00 am

Fedor’s In Awesome Shape Ahead Of MMA Return

Fedor Emelianenko is gearing up for a return to MMA. There has been plenty of speculation about where, when or who he’ll fight but nothing official. A lot of talk has been focused around Fedor’s long lay off and whether he’ll be able to compete with the top level of fighters. Well he looks to...

Jul 27, 2015 6:59 am

Bas Rutten: Fedor Emelianenko Would Give Jon Jones Some Problems

Fedor Emelianenko recently announced that he will be coming out of retirement and is no doubt fielding offers from mixed martial arts companies around the world. Whether it be UFC or Bellator, wherever Emelianenko lands his fans will follow. If Emelianenko signs with the UFC, just about any fight he takes could be labeled a...

Jul 22, 2015 5:31 am

Big Nog: ‘In The UFC Or Not, I Want To Fight Fedor Again’

“He’s such an icon for the sport. If he’s healthy and feels like fighting again, he should. The MMA world loves to watch him perform. There is always room for big icons like him. Tito Ortiz is still fighting, so is Quinton Jackson and Cro Cop. People want to see them fight. Sometimes there’s a...

Jul 21, 2015 12:13 pm

Randy Couture: ‘If The UFC Signs Fedor, Then I’m Out’

Former two-division UFC champion Randy Couture has been answering questions lately, ever since Fedor Emelianenko announced he would be returning to MMA. The two never fought, but came close and now fans are wondering if ‘The Natural’ would consider coming back for the fight. Here’s what he said to MMAFighting: “You never say never —...

Jul 21, 2015 4:33 am

‘Reebok Deal Won’t Impact Fedor’s Decision’

“I’m not sure, but I don’t think it’s going to be a big problem because I think Rebook is interested in Fedor as well as the UFC. I think if they really want this they will find some ways.” Fedor Emelianenko’s former manager Vadim Finkelchtein talked to Submission Radio about Fedor’s return and said that...

Jul 21, 2015 1:25 am

Diego Sanchez Calls For Dream Match Between Silva And Fedor

UFC fighter Diego Sanchez has given his thoughts on Fedor Emelianenko returning and says he wants him to fight former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. This would be perhaps the biggest fight the UFC could make, however there are some minor details that would have to be figured out first. Obviously, Fedor is not with...

Jul 20, 2015 6:38 pm

Ex-Manager: ‘UFC has a big chance of signing Fedor’

Fedor Emelianenko signing with the UFC used to be something that could only be achieved in MMA fans’ dreams. Now, it is looking like it could actually become a reality. Emelianenko is now the hottest free agent in mixed martial arts and there is no doubt that the likes of M-1 and Bellator will be...

Jul 20, 2015 8:15 am

Tito vs. Fedor? Ortiz Open to Catchweight Bout with Emelianenko

Fedor Emelianenko is, without a doubt, the hottest free agent in the mixed martial arts world. Ultimate Fighting Championship has the opportunity to snag Fedor as his manager stated that there is no animosity between the two parties. However, Bellator is backed by Viacom and both companies could see some big ratings on SPIKE if...