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American fighter mixed martial (MMA) Ryan Bader commented on the victory over the Russian Fedor Emelianenko in the finals of the Grand Prix of Bellator in heavy weight. His words reports MMA Fighting.
35-year-old Bader noted that foresaw the outcome of the match. “My team and I really spent a lot of time working on this,” said the American.
On the night of 27 Jan Bader defeated Emelianenko by sending Russians to knock on the 35th second of the match. After the battle, the Americans called the opponent is the best fighter in the history of the sport. The victory gave the Bader a title of the champion of Bellator in heavy weight. He became the owner of two belts of the organization — Bader is also the champion of the light heavyweight division.
That Bader will meet Emelianenko in the main fight of the Grand Prix of Bellator, it became known in October 2018. The American then flattering things about the opponent. Bader admitted that he is a fan of Russian fighter.
Bader stands in MMA since 2007. On account of his 27 wins and five defeats. The defeat of the Americans began to Emelianenko sixth in his career. The assets of a Russian 38 victories.
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