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Fedor Emelianenko shares his take on MMA ring card girls: “Dress them more decent”

Mixed martial arts legend Fedor Emelianenko shared his take on MMA ring card girls, suggesting that they should “dress them more decent.” Former UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmaogomedov recently had …read more

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Alistair Overeem: GLORY move happened after Fedor Emelianenko’s turned down third potential fight

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Before Alistair Overeem signed with GLORY to fight heavyweight kickboxing champ Rico Verhoeven, he was waiting on a fight with …read more

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Alistair Overeem says Fedor Emelianenko declined to fight him in Bellator and Strikeforce

Heavyweight great Alistair Overeem says that fellow legend Fedor Emelianenko declined to fight him in Bellator not to mention in Strikeforce. Overeem became a free agent following a knockout loss …read more

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Is Fedor Scared Of Overeem?

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Alistair Overeem has been trying to fight Fedor Emelianenko for over a decade.
Unfortunately, Emelianenko — as well as the people …read more

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Alistair Overeem says Fedor Emelianenko turned him down three times – including for Bellator 269

According to Alistair Overeem, Fedor Emelianenko declined to face him in his return fight.
Instead, Emelianenko will be taking on Tim Johnson in the main event of Bellator 269 on Oct. …read more

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Marcelo Golm expects Tim Johnson to win ‘boring’ decision over Fedor Emelianenko in Bellator

Marcelo Golm (right) lost a decision to Tim Johnson back in 2018 in Brazil. | Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports

Tim Johnson received the golden ticket …read more

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Rampage Jackson Reveals He’s Set To Box Shannon Briggs, Followed By MMA Fight

Rampage Jackson will be making a return to combat sports. Jackson has not fought since December of 2019 where he suffered a first-round TKO loss to Fedor Emelianenko. Many were …read more

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Coker explains why Fedor chose Johnson as upcoming opponent

Fedor Emelianenko before his fight with Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson in 2019. | Photo by Masashi Hara/Getty Images

The announcement of Fedor Emelianenko vs. Tim …read more

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Tim Johnson Explains Why He Was Chosen To Fight Fedor Emelianenko

Tim Johnson has revealed why’s the one who will be fighting Fedor Emelianenko at Bellator Moscow. Much has been made about the decision to book Emelianenko vs. Johnson as part …read more

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Tim Johnson to critics of Fedor Emelianenko matchup: ‘You’d be stupid not to watch this fight’

Who the f*ck is Tim Johnson?
Reading Twitter is almost never a good thing in the long run. That goes especially for combat sports practitioners, and yet, said Bellator heavyweight logged …read more

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JDS Disappointed For Himself & Fans By Selected Opponent For Fedor

Junior dos Santos is a bit puzzled by Fedor Emelianenko’s Bellator Moscow opponent. Emelianenko will return to the cage on October 9. The action will be held inside the VTB …read more

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Don’t Hate The Player, Hate The Name

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Former PRIDE FC heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko, widely-considered one of the greatest big men in the …read more

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Tim Johnson defends spot as Fedor Emelianenko's Bellator Moscow opponent: 'He picked me'

Tim Johnson was as surprised as everyone else when he found out he would be Fedor Emelianenko’s opponent at Bellator Moscow.
Johnson (15-7 MMA, 3-3 BMMA), who is coming off an …read more

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Dos Santos unhappy with missing out on Fedor fight - ‘I don’t understand why’

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Junior dos Santos really wanted to fight Fedor Emelianenko, but the bout went to Tim Johnson instead. Former UFC heavyweight …read more

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Junior dos Santos disappointed by Fedor Emelianenko vs. Tim Johnson fight booking: “I don’t understand why”

Heavyweight Junior dos Santos is disappointed by the Fedor Emelianenko vs. Tim Johnson fight booking, saying that “I don’t understand why.” Emelianenko is set to return to the Bellator cage …read more

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Josh Barnett Reacts To Not Getting Fedor Fight At Bellator Moscow

Josh Barnett has expressed disappointment in missing out on fighting Fedor Emelianenko in Russia. Many names were being speculated for Emelianenko’s October bout in Moscow. Fighters such as Alistair Overeem, …read more

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Fedor Emelianenko to take on Tim Johnson in Bellator return

Fedor Emelianenko arrives at the Bellator Japan weigh-in on Dec. 28, 2019 at the Westin Tokyo. | Photo by Jun Sato/WireImage

Fedor Emelianenko will return …read more

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Fedor Emelianenko vs. Timothy Johnson Booked as Oct. 23 Bellator Moscow Headliner

Recent Bellator MMA interim title challenger Timothy Johnson is the winner of the Fedor Emelianenko sweepstakes. …read more

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Fedor Vs Johnson Official For Bellator Moscow

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Nearly 10 years after Fedor Emelianenko defeated heavyweight grappler Jeff Monson at Olympic Stadium, “The Last Emperor” will make his …read more

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Fedor Emelianenko gets opponent for Bellator Moscow main event

Former PRIDE heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko has an opponent for the Bellator Moscow main event scheduled for Oct. 23 for VTB Arena in Russia.

“The Last Emperor” will face …read more

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Fedor Emelianenko vs. Tim Johnson booked for Bellator Moscow main event in October

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Fedor Emelianenko has an opponent for his homecoming bout.
The former PRIDE champion makes his return against recent interim …read more

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Fedor Emelianenko’s Opponent For Bellator Moscow Has Been Revealed

Fedor Emelianenko finally has his opponent for Bellator Moscow. On October 23, Bellator MMA will host a grand MMA extravaganza when MMA icon Fedor Emelianenko competes in his home country …read more

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Fedor Emelianenko sweepstakes over: Tim Johnson targeted as opponent for Bellator Moscow

The Fedor Emelianenko sweepstakes is over.
After weeks of speculation as to who will be one of the final career opponents for “The Last Emporer,” a frontrunner emerged. Bellator is finalizing …read more

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Josh Barnett says ‘It would really suck’ to never fight Fedor Emelianenko

Josh Barnett vs. Fedor Emelianenko is one of MMA’s biggest fights that got away — but what if it didn’t have to? The pair of heavyweight legends were originally set …read more

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Fedor Wants To Box Roy Jones Jr, But Not Paul Brothers

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But Fedor Emelianko vs. Jake Paul is not happening ever. Fedor Emelianenko is the latest mixed martial arts …read more

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Fedor Emelianenko interested in boxing Roy Jones Jr.

Mixed martial arts legend and current Bellator heavyweight fighter Fedor Emelianenko said that he is interested in boxing Roy Jones Jr. Emelianenko, generally regarded as one of the greatest MMA …read more

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