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  1. Returning to spot of shocking loss means little to FedorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | MMAFighting.com

    Fedor Emelianenko, the man who still has to be regarded as the most successful heavyweight fighter in MMA history, returns on Saturday night to the exact spot where he went from myth to human. On June 26, 2010, in just his second fight with Strikeforce, Emelianenko was facing Fabricio Werdum in San Jose, Calif., at what was then the HP Pavilion and is now the SAP Center, a hotbed for MMA for more than a decade that had housed some of the most historically significant fights in history.


  2. Dana White's White Whale: The UFC Chased Fedor for Years, but He Always Got AwayRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | BleacherReport

    The massive, stoic Russian perched on a chaise lounge in blissful comfort on a gorgeous beach. It was July 2009, and Fedor Emelianenko , the baddest man on the planet, was on holiday.


  3. Ex-manager: President Trump was always a fan of Fedor EmelianenkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | BloodyElbow

    Several years before being elected president of the United States, Donald Trump had a keen interest in mixed martial arts and planned to co-promote events with Russia's oldest promotion, M-1 Global. The venture began in 2008, when a joint effort between Oscar de la Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions, M-1 Global and major shareholder Trump led to the formation of Affliction Entertainment.


  4. Former manager recalls Donald Trump's association with FedorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    On Tuesday, November 8, the United States will vote to determine who between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will take lead the country for the coming four years. Ahead of the election, Russian MMA promoter Vadim Finkelchtein recalled his interactions with one of the candidates several years ago.


  5. Alexander Emelianenko released three years early on parole, plans to fight in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    The younger brother of Fedor Emelianenko has been released from prison three years early despite a 4.5-year sentence for sexual assault. Despite being sentenced to 4.5 years for sexual assault in 2015, Alexander Emelianenko could potentially return to the ring before the end of 2016.


  6. Clinton campaign: Donald Trump's ties to Fedor Emelianenko help prove allegiance to RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | MMA Mania

    We know that because the Republican presidential candidate once had financial dealings with Affliction MMA , the t-shirt company that tried to moonlight as a mixed martial arts promotion to disastrous results . Its top star was none other than former PRIDE FC heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko , peddled across the globe by then-manager Vadim Finkelchtein under the M-1 Global banner in Russia.


  7. Video: Clinton campaign cites Fedor Emelianenko as one of Trump's ties to RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    On Sunday evening, the Hilary Clinton campaign released a six-minute report on Republican candidate Donald Trump's ties to the Russian Federation ahead of the election. Among the evidence featured in the six-minute clip as an example is MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko.


  8. Fedor Emelianenko's victory over Fabio Maldonado overturned by WMMAARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | MMAFighting.com

    On Friday, the World MMA Association announced Maldonaldo's bout result in Eurasia Fight Nights 50, majority decision loss from June 17, would be overturned to a draw on two counts. The organization said Maldonado's concern about conflicts of interest with Emelianenko as well as scoring inadequacies was enough to overturn the result.


  9. Maldonado wins WMMAA appeal but Russian MMA Union refuses to overturn Fedor resultRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    The World MMA Association overturned Fedor Emelianenko's victory against Fabio Maldonado to a draw after the Brazilian filed an appeal suggesting a conflict of interest between Fedor and the officials. In a surprising turn of events, the World MMA Association announced that Fedor Emelianenko's latest victory against Fabio Maldonado would be overturned to a draw after the Brazilian's appeal to the association.


  10. Fedor Emelianenko's Win Over Fabio Maldonado Overturned, but Russians Refuse DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | MMA Weekly

    Maldonado initially lost to Fedor by a controversial majority decision. Following what he, his team, and many onlookers felt was an unjust decision, Maldonado filed an appeal with the Russian MMA Union, which assigned the officials that worked the fight.


  11. UFC vet turned alleged contract killer dead at 40 with stomach cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | BloodyElbow

    Following months of medical treatment in a Moscow hospital, Amar Suloev requested to return to his childhood home in Anapa last week. He knew the end was near.