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Pic: Fedor Emelianenko and Roy Jones Jr. watch 'Snowman' melt in Russia

Now there's something you don't see every day... What was former PRIDE FC Heavyweight Champion Fedor Emelianenko doing in the company of boxing legend Roy Jones Jr.? Watching Jeff Monson lose in Russia. "The Snowman" melted in the first...Show More Summary

GLORY 14: Cro Cop is a big boy now, wants Fedor Emelianenko to 'stop acting like his mother'

And if Fedor wants to get back in the Croat's good graces, he might want to have the decency to seek him out the next time he's fighting in Russia. Fedor Emelianenko recently drew the ire of former PRIDE FC stablemate Mirko Filipovic after "The Last Emperor" expressed his desire to see "Cro Cop" walk away from mixed martial arts (MMA). Show More Summary

Gilbert Melendez UFC contract terms revealed, could make 'El Nino' one of MMA's richest fighters

Gilbert Melendez has a new contract with UFC and it may be the most fighter-friendly deal since Fedor Emelianenko hooked up with Strikeforce. Check out what this means for the foreseeable future for "El Nino" -- as well as mixed martial...Show More Summary

Video: Fedor Emelianenko carries Olympic torch through the streets of Russia

Fedor Emelianenko is no longer actively competing in mixed martial arts (MMA), but is still a very prominent figure on the international sports scene, following a successful career in PRIDE FC, as well as on the World Combat Sambo circuit. Show More Summary

Ronda Rousey Wants to Have '57 Babies' with MMA Legend Fedor Emelianenko

“We should mate—ahem, date. You know, casually.” These immortal words were once spoken by White Goodman, and they share an eerily similar message to a recent admission made by MMA star Ronda Rousey. Rousey was recently in Los Angeles...Show More Summary

“If Baby Boy Born, Name Hassy”: A Disturbing Pictorial of Mark Hunt’s Craziest Superfan

Us MMA fans are a weird obsessive  dedicated bunch. If we're not inciting a mob outside Cecil Peoples' home one day, we're probably penning heartfelt, fanboyish letters to Fedor Emelianenko the next. Maybe it's because fighting is aShow More Summary

Bob Sapp defeats Fedor Emelianenko In Japan arm-wrestling tournament

Upset special! Bob Sapp is still the king. Not long after he defeated Alistair Overeem and Mark Hunt in one night (video), the longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) punching bag reigned supreme once again in "The Land of the Rising Sun,"...Show More Summary

UFC Launches "UFC Fight Pass" Digital Fight Network and Library

LAS VEGAS—If you dream of the day when you can fire up your television and watch 22 Fedor Emelianenko fights in a single binge sitting, well, your dream is now a reality. The Ultimate Fighting Championship Saturday officially launched its new digital distribution network and fight library. Show More Summary

Weidman vs. Silva: Breaking Down Expert's Picks for Epic Rematch

In 20 years of watching MMA, Anderson "The Spider" Silva is the best I've ever seen. The only fighters who are proportionately in his category are Fedor Emelianenko and Royce Gracie—though Jon Jones is fast approaching this status. Even with such a high level of admiration for Silva, I wasn't shocked that Chris Weidman beat him at UFC 162. Show More Summary

Ben Askren, Fedor Emelianenko and the 5 Best Fighters to Never Fight in the UFC

The UFC failed in its attempt to court coveted legend of the sport and former pound-for-pound king Fedor Emelianenko. But in other cases, like that of unbeaten former Bellator MMA welterweight champ Ben Askren, company president Dana...Show More Summary

MMA Quick Quote: Whatever respect Cro Cop had for Fedor Emelianenko is now gone

When he's not busy telling Dana White how to run UFC, Mirko Filipovic is telling Fedor Emelianenko what he can and can't say. "Fedor commented on me and today I read a comment from his eminent brother. It's little to say that I truly respected and liked them both since the time when we fought together in Japan, but that respect is now gone. Show More Summary

Cain Velasquez and Fedor Emelianenko: Examining the GOAT Question

In light of the promotion for UFC 166’s main event between Cain Velasquez and Junior dos Santos, it is perhaps unsurprising that the most prominent talking point to emerge from last night’s chaos concerns the UFC heavyweight champion’s...Show More Summary

UFC 166: Adlan Amagov Is the Latest in MMA's Russian Invasion

It's been a good year for Russian MMA. Russia has always been one of the more underrated martial arts nations, with the notable exception of the great Last Emperor Fedor Emelianenko, but all of a sudden there are a lot of guys to beShow More Summary

Junior dos Santos is UFC 166's 'Fighter to Watch' in Houston

There are ordinary men, there are extraordinary men, and then there are Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight monsters. Since the fall of the great Fedor Emelianenko, UFC has been the only mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion to provide the best of what the sport has to offer north of Light Heavyweight (205 pounds). Show More Summary

Fedor: Dana White 'Hated' Me, Was All Talk About Bringing Me into the UFC

Former Pride heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko is considered one of, if not the best, fighters to ever step foot inside the cage. However, detractors argue that the legacy of "The Last Emperor" is tarnished since he never competed...Show More Summary

Fedor Emelianenko picks Cain Velasquez to beat Junior dos Santos, blames Dana White for not signing with UFC

Who better to weigh in on the heavyweight title picture than one of the all-time greats at 265-pounds? Hear from Fedor on "Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3" at UFC 166, Dana White not signing him to a ZUFFA deal and much, much more.

Gegard Mousasi Challenges Belfort at Multiple Weights, Tells Him to 'Do His Job'

Gegard Mousasi used to be such a mild-mannered and quiet young man. Back when hardcore mixed martial arts fans first began to take real notice of Mousasi, he was quietly fighting in PRIDE, sparring with Fedor Emelianenko and fighting...Show More Summary

Bellator's Vitaly Minakov: I am not the next Fedor Emelianenko, I'm the first Vitaly Minakov

Wherever Vitaly Minakov goes, the whispers begin. "He's the 'Next Emperer.' He will take up the Russian heavyweight reigns left behind by Fedor Emelianenko." While, Minakov and Emelianenko do have plenty in common, he does not want to...Show More Summary

Jose Aldo: Fedor Emelianenko Is Greatest of All Time, Anderson Silva Is 4th

Many can lay claim to being the greatest of all time, but in Jose Aldo’s eyes, there has never been a more impressive or dominant fighter in MMA history than former Pride heavyweight champ Fedor Emelianenko. During an appearance on Brazil...Show More Summary

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