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Russian promoter Vladimir Hryunov believes that domestic fighters of the mixed style (MMA) fighter Aleksander Emelianenko and Sergei Kharitonov can fight until the end of 2020. His words leads to “KP”.
Hryunov has given the 38-year-old Emelianenko’s ability to recover after a knockout of Magomed Ismailov. The promoter believes that the fight could take place in November or December 2020. “Prepare the big arena, will celebrate the liberation of the world from a pandemic, to enjoy the spectacle and see who is the strongest,” he said.
Kharitonov, whose long-standing conflict with Emelianenko, criticized the statement last in the tournament ACA 107 July 24. He advised the fighter to “go to strip”. Ismayilov knocked out his opponent in the end of the third round. Emelianenko suffered the first defeat in 2014.
In March 2019, the TASS declared the talks about the fight between the heavyweights. Kharitonov but he later denied this, stressing that at this stage of career is not interested in fights about our promotions. The fighters met in the cage in 2006 in the framework of the organization of Pride. Then, Emelianenko won by Ko.
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