Fedor Emelianenko after a knockout of Ryan Raiderette: USPW USA TODAY/ Reuters
The Director of the Great Moscow circus Edgard Zapashny, who was in the arena during the fight Fedor Emelianenko vs Ryan Bader, described the state of the Russian fighter after a knockout in 35 seconds. His words leads to “Sport-Express”.
Emelianenko, according to zapashnogo, feels good. “He ate, we started to joke. I asked him if he wants to see the fight. Put videos on your phone. He looked,” — said circus. Zapashny also noted that the conversation about retirement, he and Emelianenko did not lead. “While this is a question that hovers in the air,” he said.
The fight against Bader took place on the night of January 27 in the United States. The American knocked out his opponent and won the final Grand Prix of heavyweights of Bellator. Coach Emelianenko after the fight said that the athlete was ready only 66 percent. Also Peter Taisce suggested that after this his client will finish his career: he has problems with his knee and shoulder.
For Emelianenko’s defeat was the sixth in his career with 38 victories.
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