Quinton “Rampage” Jackson shares a common opponent with his former PRIDE stablemate, Fedor Emeliananko. What was Jackson’s takeaway from Emelianenko’s comeback at EFN 50? They sure didn’t approach Fabio Maldonado the same way.Filed (...)
Fedor Emelianenko walked away from the enchantingly bizarre EFN 50 event with a win on Friday. He also reminded us that he’s no longer the great fighter he once was. But in today’s UFC, is that enough reason to keep him out?Filed under: News, UFC
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White is still interested in signing former PRIDE FC heavyweight champion and longtime white whale Fedor Emelianenko. That might come as a surprise when you consider how mightily "The...Show More Summary
Dana White believes the ref in Fedor Emelianenko’s win over Fabio Maldonado this past week would have let the Russian die before stopping the fight in a brutal first round battering from the Brazilian. Filed under: News
Even if Fedor Emelianenko spends his last few fights competing in relative obscurity, we can at least appreciate that it brought us Eurasia Fight Nights 50, perhaps the most ridiculous and amusing spectacle in the history of the sport. Nobuhiko Takada in a thong had nothing on this.
Aging badly or not, it’s must-see TV when Fedor Emelianenko appears in the cage (or ring)—even if it’s against a 2-2 Indian-born kickboxer named Jaideep Singh. Fedor dispatched of Singh with consummate ease at Rizin FF’s inaugural New...Show More Summary
Say this for Fedor Emelianenko: he's resilient to a superhuman degree. He rarely showed it during his height as the Pride heavyweight champion—save for a few scary moments—simply because it wasn’t necessary. He already had sledgehammer hands, an arsenal of submissions, and a preternatural ability to avoid and inflict pain. Show More Summary
Not only did former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight slugger Fabio Maldonado have to beat Fedor Emelianenko in the main event of EFN 50, which took place last weekend in St. Petersburg, Russia, he also had to overcome...Show More Summary
The man who is widely considered one of the greatest -- if not the greatest -- mixed martial artists in the history of the sport was inching closer to finally making his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut.
It wasn't the greatest of performances for mixed martial arts (MMA) legend Fedor Emelianenko, who was making his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Pass debut under the Global Fight Nights banner, but "The Last Emperor" did enough to escape EFN 50 Friday night (June 17, 2016) in St. Show More Summary
For five minutes, Fabio Maldonado appeared on his way to a victory over a legend. Ten minutes later, it seemed like he could at least settle for a draw. Then somehow, it all slipped away.Filed under: Featured, News
Last night (Sat., June 17, 2016) offered some greats fights under the World Series of Fighting umbrella. On a day that featured Fedor Emelianenko's return to action opposite Fabio Maldonado, WSOF needed to produce. With a well-packed...Show More Summary
One of the greatest mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters ever entered the cage for just the second time in four years earlier this evening (Fri., June 17, 2016) at Eurasia Fight Nights 50 in St. Petersburg, Russia. Fortunately for the legendary...Show More Summary
Fedor Emelianenko entered the cage amid rumors the heavyweight Russian legend was finally on the verge of signing a deal to bring his skills to the UFC. Fabio Maldonado, a UFC veteran himself, had other ideas.Filed under: Featured, ...
Heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko returned to action today at EFN 50 in Russia, winning a controversial majority decision over UFC veteran Fabio Maldonado.Filed under: News
In his glory days, the "Last Emperor" Fedor Emelianenko was the most feared man in the world's most violent sport. Standing just a shade under six feet, love handles jiggling, he terrorized kickboxers, wrestlers and jiu-jitsu stars alike,...Show More Summary
The buildup to Eurasia Fight Nights 50 was straightforward. MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko was going to face former UFC light heavyweight Fabio Maldonado in a fun, fan-friendly scrap. Simple, right? Well, anyone who tuned in on UFC Fight...Show More Summary
Eurasia Fight Nights 50 was about one thing and one thing only: Fedor Emelianenko 's return to Russian MMA. The Last Emperor, known for his dominance in the cage from 2000 to 2009, is a hero in his home country, and the Russian promotion...Show More Summary
Eurasia Fight Nights is in Russia today, and famed Russian heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko headlines the EFN 50 card in a bout with UFC vet Fabio Maldonado. Join us for live results from the event.Filed under: News
See below for a YouTube version. Longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) "Emperor" Fedor Emelianenko returns to action against Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight veteran Fabio Maldonado at the upcoming EFN 50 event, scheduled for Friday (June 17, 2016) in St. Show More Summary