Fedor, Emelianenko: Gregory Payan / AP
Coach of the Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Fedor Emelianenko Dutchman Peter Taisce commented on the defeat of the ward in the battle for the title of the champion of Bellator in a heavy weight against American Ryan Bader. Words Taisce according to “Sport-Express”.
Coach 42-year-old Russian said that he wanted to remove Fedor from the bout due to health problems. However, Emelianenko, according to the specialist, like a fight with Bader.
“Intuition tells me that he will finish. He told me when we were training, it was his last collection,” said Tysse. He stressed that Emelianenko is unpredictable.
In the night of January 27 Emelianenko lost to Bader in the final of the Grand Prix of Bellator. American sent the Russian fighter to a knockout in the 35th second of the match.
Emelianenko won 38 victories in MMA. The Russians lost six times.
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