454 Search Results for fedor

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...

Jul 19, 2015 2:09 pm

‘Bigfoot’ Silva Interested in Rematch with Fedor Emelianenko

Fedor Emelianenko is once again the hottest free agent in mixed martial arts. Whether he will head to Bellator or UFC remains to be seen, but heavyweights around the world are lining up for a shot at one of the greatest of all time. Antonio ‘Bigfoot’ Silva’s stock rose tenfold in 2011 when he defeated...

Jul 19, 2015 7:13 am

Manager: Fedor just as likely to sign with UFC as he is with Bellator

Fedor Emelianenko’s announcement that he will be returning to the world of mixed martial arts shocked the world earlier this week. The former PRIDE Heavyweight Champion has been inactive since his last bout in 2012 when he defeated Pedro Rizzo in less than two minutes. Now no longer associated with M-1 Global, Emelianenko is free...

Jul 17, 2015 9:20 am

WSOF VP: ‘We Can Afford Fedor And Lesnar’

Bellator? UFC? What about the World Series of Fighting? Fedor Emelianenko and everyone is wondering where he will fight. There’s still the big chance he stays in Russia and fights for M-1 Global, but if he does come over to the states, which promotion will he go with? Well, WSOF’s Vice President Ali Abdel-Aziz wants...

Jul 16, 2015 3:45 pm

Nurmagomedov: ‘I hope Fedor knows MMA has changed’

“I grew up fighting Fedor and would very much like him to come back. However, I don’t want him in Bellator, but in the UFC. All the men whom he lost to serve in that organization.” “I hope Fedor understands that mixed martial arts has changed a lot. In any case, I wish him good...

Jul 16, 2015 2:14 pm

Randy Couture Not Counting Out Fedor Fight

Former two division UFC champion Randy Couture isn’t saying no to a fight with Fedor Emelianenko, but isn’t really sure he wants to come out of retirement. He told SI Now that it would be something he would really have to think about if the fight was ever offered to him,. “Obviously I think it’s...

Jul 16, 2015 9:43 am

Frank Mir: ‘It Would Be An Honor To Fight Fedor’

Frank Mir added another amazing finish to his highlight reel at last night’s UFC Fight Night event in San Diego, when he floored Todd Duffee with a brutal left hand in the opening round of their main event fight. The former UFC heavyweight champion has fought a legendary list of heavyweights during his MMA career...