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Conor McGregor Reportedly Offered $2m to Fight on Fedor vs. Maldonado Card

Conor McGregor has reportedly received a lucrative offer to fight Rasul Mirzaev in the undercard of Fedor Emelianenko's heavyweight bout with Fabio Maldonado at Fight Nights Global on June 17. Bloody Elbow's Karim Zidan relayed the news...Show More Summary

Fedor Emelianenko won't be drug tested for his Fabio Maldonado fight because no one cares

Wait until Joe Rogan hears about this. Fight Nights promoter Kamil Gadzhiev does not drug test athletes prior to any of his mixed martial arts (MMA) events, so do not expect him to make any exceptions for Fedor Emelianenko or Fabio Maldonado, who collide on June 17, 2016 in St. Show More Summary

UFC offered Fedor Emelianenko more money than Rizin, probability to fight inside Octagon 'very high'

Sure, some prize fighters says it's not all about the money, but when it comes to Fedor Emelianenko, that may very well be the honest truth. Especially if Alexey Oleinik's recent comments are to be taken to heart. According to the Russian...Show More Summary

The Fedor Comeback Continues With Another Tailor-Made Opponent

Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC In late 2015, it was announced that heavyweight legend and GOAT-contender Fedor Emelianenko planned to emerge from a short-lived retirement, and return to competition. Not surprisingly, this news sent the MMA world into a frenzy. Show More Summary

Report: Fedor Emelianenko vs Fabio Maldonado booked for Rizin showdown on June 17

From iron curtain to "Iron Hillbilly" I think it's safe to say longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) "Emperor" Fedor Emelianenko has seen and done it all. That includes his upcoming showdown against Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight veteran Fabio Maldonado at the Rizin Fighting Federation event, scheduled for June 17, 2016, in St. Show More Summary

Fedor Emelianenko confirmed for return at Fight Nights card on June 17 in Russia

One of the greatest Heavyweights in mixed martial arts (MMA) history will return to the cage on June 17 in St. Petersburg, Russia under Fight Nights rule, as Fedor Emelianenko (35-4-1) will fight an undisclosed opponent (h/t Bloody Elbow). Emelianenko,...Show More Summary

Fedor Emelianenko wants UFC bout against heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum

Don't tease us so, Fedor. He may have passed on the opportunity to fight inside the Octagon (yet again) when he signed with Japanese promotion Rizin FF, but Fedor Emelianenko is still leaving the door slightly open for a potential run...Show More Summary

Fedor Emelianenko still open to UFC deal and rematch with Fabricio Werdum

Fedor Emelianenko and the UFC have never quite been able to get on the same page. But that doesn’t mean the Russian MMA legend has given up on the idea of fighting in the octagon before he walks away from the sport for good.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos

Mauro Ranallo talks Kevin Randleman, Fedor Emelianenko and the 'Randleplex'

The death of former UFC heavyweight champion and PRIDE superstar Kevin Randleman shocked many in the MMA community. Former PRIDE commentator Mauro Ranallo was one those stunned at his passing.Filed under: News

Frank Mir: Bigfoot Silva settled argument on how well Fedor Emelianenko would have fared in UFC

Just last year, it seemed as if revered mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter and former heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko would finally make his UFC debut. However, after a lengthy negotiating process -- these things have become customary...Show More Summary

Sherdog’s Top 10: Best Fighters Never to Compete in the UFC

Plenty of accomplished mixed martial arts have yet to grace the Octagon with their presence, headed by the great Fedor Emelianenko.

Wanderlei Silva in negotiations with Rizin, but insists he's not ready to fight Fedor Emelianenko

Seems like every mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter not employed by Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is pining for a shot at heavyweight legend and current Rizin headliner Fedor Emelianenko. Ya' know, eventually. Like Tito Ortiz before...Show More Summary

Andrei Arlovski confident he can persuade UFC to let him rematch Fedor Emelianenko outside the Octagon

Fedor Emelianenko broke the hearts of fight fans around the world when he announced he had signed with Rizin FF, not Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), for his mixed martial arts (MMA) comeback. He also crushed the hopes of some fighters, too, as many prominent UFC Heavyweights were already lobbying for a bout against the Russian superstar. Show More Summary

Bellator MMA Star Melvin Guillard Will Fight on for Mentor Kevin Randleman

Kevin Randleman was special. Whether knocking kickboxing legend Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic silly with a single punch or defying physics by launching the great Fedor Emelianenko airborne with one of the most incredible throws in MMA history,...Show More Summary

Pic: Alistair Overeem signs new UFC contract

Alistair Overeem is staying put. Whether or not that news is good or bad may depend on what you hoped to see from "The Reem" in 2016. Some folks were angling for a showdown against Fedor Emelianenko under the Rizin banner, which ain't...Show More Summary

Under the Microscope: Analyzing Heavyweight Greats

Several fighters can lay claim to the G.O.A.T. mantle, from Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum to Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Fedor Emelianenko.

Tito Ortiz: I'm a machine! But I need a warm-up fight before challenging Fedor Emelianenko

Consider former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz among the many fighters interested in throwing down with mixed martial arts (MMA) legend Fedor Emelianenko, who returned to combat sports back on Dec. Show More Summary

Wanderlei Silva and Fedor Emelianenko Could Fight Under the Rizin Banner

Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC On New Years Eve, heavyweight great Fedor Emelianenko emerged from a three-year retirement to crush an outmatched Jaideep Singh. The Russian legend did so under the banner of Rizin Fighting Federation,Show More Summary

Rizin boss to meet with Wanderlei Silva in hopes of securing Fedor Emelianenko fight

Rizin CEO Nobuyuki Sakakibara just entered the Wanderlei Silva sweepstakes. "The Axe Murderer" was released from his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) contract earlier this year after apologizing for a bunch of mean things he said about his former employer. Show More Summary

Fabricio Werdum hoping full respect awaits with victory at UFC 196

Fabricio Werdum has defeated mixed martial arts legend Fedor Emelianenko. He stands as Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champion. And he’s even called out Jon Jones. What more does he need to do to get his due? “I think my credit is just not that good in America. My [FICO] score is less...

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