Alexander Emelianenko: Vladimir Astapkovich / RIA Novosti
The Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) fighter Alexander Emelianenko, with the experience of living in prison, shared his opinion on custody players Alexander Kokorin and Pavel Mamaev. His words reports Sport24.
“No problem, the players should arise. They need to join the team. Getting there, we must understand that all are equal — a Mercedes for you no one will come to training to take. There are things where it is not necessary to climb — do not need to. And so, anyway — team. And explain and advise, and help. The other one never forgets. All of them will be good. Don’t worry,” — says Emelianenko.
37-year-old fighter also says that the “prison” created all conditions for “a simple life of reinvention”. He urged not to believe in the horrors of prison.
In respect of Kokorin and Mamaev criminal case on hooliganism. Both sportsmanagement in custody for two months. The investigation explained the need to arrest those that the players committed a crime within the group. the Prosecution believes that they can also disappear and put pressure upon witnesses.
October 8, the players were the instigators of the two fights in the center of Moscow. At first Kokorin and Mamaev beat the driver of TV presenter Olga Ushakova at the hotel “Beijing” and then their hands were injured Director of the Department of automotive and railway engineering of the Ministry of industry and trade Denis Pak and the head of the state scientific center of “US,” Sergey Gaisin in the coffee shop on Nikitskaya street.
Emelianenko was released in November 2016 and has continued to perform in MMA. The fighter served time for the rape maids Polina Stepanova and the abduction of her passport.
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