The Grand Prix Bellator final bout between Fedor Emelianenko and Ryan Bader will be on January 26 in Los Angeles. This was stated by the press service of Bellator. On Sunday, Emelianenko defeated Chael Sonnen in a semi-final at the Grand Prix by technical knockout.
Khabib Nurmagomedov will continue to cooperate with UFC after he announced his withdrawal in case of termination of the contract with Zubayra Tukhugov. This was announced by the head of UFC Dana White.
Former Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko once again admitted that he would like to sign a contract with UFC. “I plan to go down to 77 kilos. Now there will be a test weight reduction. Then I plan to move to another category. This will be a new stage of my career,” said Shlemenko.
Former UFC champion in two weight categories Conor MacGregor, offered the current lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov $15 million for the second bout. This was stated by the uncle of the Russian athlete Alex Nurmagomedov.
The idea of the fight between the UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and boxing legend Floyd Mayweather is nothing more than part of the show. Such an opinion was shared by the former undisputed world boxing champion Kostya Tszyu.
UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov refused an offer of the American boxer Floyd Mayweather to fight in Las Vegas. Nurmagomedov wrote about this in his Instagram. Earlier, Mayweather agreed to Nurmagomedov’s proposal to fight, suggesting Las Vegas as a place.
On October 6 in Las Vegas Khabib Nurmagomedov scored a submission victory over Conor MacGregor. Last weekend, the Russian fighter met in Yekaterinburg at the WBSS tournament with Leonard Ellerby, promoter of Andrew Tabiti, and challenged Floyd Mayweather to a fight. “50-0 vs. 27-0. I could do what Floyd couldn’t do — send Conor to the floor. There must be one king in the jungle!” said Nurmagomedov.
The legendary Russian heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko scored a KO victory over the American Chael Sonnen in the main event of the Bellator 208 tournament in Uniondale, USA.
Famous Russian heavyweight Sergey Kharitonov scored a TKO victory over the American Roy Nelson at the Bellаtor 207 in Uncasville, USA.
On the night of October 13 in Uniondale, USA, at the Bellator 208 fight show in the semi-final bout the legendary Russian Fedor Emelyanenko will meet the American Chael Sonnen. The winner of the battle on January 26 in Los Angeles will meet with the current light heavyweight champion Ryan Bader, who today defeated the former abuser of the “Last Emperor” Matt Mitrione.