VIDEO | Nikita Krylov destroys Fabio Maldonado to claim FNG's light heavyweight title

Former UFC fighters Nikita Krylov and Fabio Maldonado squared off for the Fight Nights Global light heavyweight title earlier today in Russia. Maldonado entered the bout as champion, this following his submission victory over Kurban Omarov this past September. As for Nikita Krylov (24-5 MMA), the Ukrainian standout entered today’s title fight on the heels […]

PHOTOS | UFC veteran Fabio Maldonado experiences gruesome injury, can't train for 3 months

UFC veteran Fabio Maldonado is going to be out of action for a few months, as he was forced to take a trip to the hospital after a nasty accident According to, this incident occurred in Maldonado’s home in Brazil, when he fell down the stairs, and over a glass door. Shortly after visiting […]

VIDEO | Watch Fedor Emelianenko's wild slobber-knocker with Fabio Maldonado

Last weekend, during the Bellator 165 broadcast, we learned that heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko had signed with the promotion. The Russian great will debut at Bellator 172 on February 18 in San Jose. He’ll make this Bellator debut against dangerous UFC veteran Matt Mitrione. By the time Fedor makes his Bellator debut, it’ll have been eight […]

Fabio Maldonado nothing but respectful in wake of Fedor Emelianenko fight

Last month, Fabio Maldonado and Fedor Emelianenko squared off in a highly anticipated heavyweight showdown in the main event of EFN 50 in Russia. In the first round, Maldonado rocked Emelianenko for almost the entire round, nearly finishing the MMA legend. While the fight arguably could have been stopped, the referee allowed the fight to […]

Fabio Maldonado's team to appeal loss to Fedor Emelianenko

Last Friday in Russia, former UFC light heavyweight Fabio Maldonado put on an incredible performance against MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko. Unfortunately for Maldonado, the performance wasn’t enough to win him the fight, as he lost via majority decision. Maldonado came out of the gate strong as he had Emelianenko rocked and nearly finished for almost […]