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MMA fighter Emelianenko Jr gets 4 1/2 years behind bars for raping his cleaner
Russian mixed martial artist Alexander Emelianenko has been sentenced to 4 1/2 years in prison for raping his cleaner. However, the fighter’s manager claimed he would continue his carrier in the ring after doing his time.

19.05.2015 18:51

Emelianenko Jr ends career after drunken row
Russia’s mixed martial artist Aleksander Emelianenko has announced his retirement after being sacked by promoter M-1 Global for a number of contract violations.

19.12.2012 13:58

Monson has his revenge on Emelianenko brothers (VIDEO)
Legendary US fighter, Jeff Monson, has defeated Russia’s Aleksandr Emelianenko in the main event of the M-1 Challenge 35 event dedicated to the 15th anniversary of the arrival of Mixed Martial Arts in Russia.

20.11.2012 09:02

Younger Emelianenko brother ‘not disappointed’ with Fedor’s decision to retire
The M-1 Challenge MMA tournament hits the Russian capital on Sunday night, and there is a very familiar name topping the bill – Fedor Emelianenko’s younger brother Aleksandr, who spoke with RT about his next bout, and a few other things.

30.09.2012 13:45

Emelianenko replaces Medvedev on Presidential Sports Council
Vladimir Putin has made changes to the staff and structure of the Presidential Council on Physical Culture and Sports, with Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev departing the organization.

23.08.2012 16:17

Fedor retires in style (VIDEO, PHOTO)
Russia's Fedor Emelianenko, arguably the best mixed martial artist of all time, has finished his emphatic career with a crushing victory against Pedro Rizzo of Brazil. After the fight, he received congrats from his long-standing fan, Vladimir Putin.

21.06.2012 21:43

It’s time to leave – Fedor
One of the best mixed martial arts fighters in the history of the sport, Fedor Emelianenko, has confirmed that his upcoming bout against Pedro Rizzo of Brazil will be the last in his career.

18.06.2012 23:02

Last Emperor turns president
Mixed fight legend, Fedor ‘The Last Emperor’ Emelianenko has become the president of the newly established Russian MMA Union.

25.05.2012 10:19

Garner too much for Russia’s MMA hopeful (VIDEO)
A highly-anticipated night of Mixed Martial Arts turned a disappointment for the Moscow fans as Kenny Garner of the US defended his M-1 Global interim title by knocking out home-crowd favorite Magomed Malikov.

18.05.2012 09:19

Fedor to fight in St. Pete
Russian mixed martial arts legend Fedor Emelianenko is going to make his second appearance in front of the home fans in the space of just one year.

08.04.2012 10:26

Monson returns to Russia to win
American MMA veteran Jeff Monson has held his second straight bout in Russia, with Saint Petersburg bringing him a lot more luck than Moscow.

16.03.2012 22:02

US remains best place for MMA – Fedor
Probably, the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world, Fedor Emelianenko, says he really wants to hold more bouts in Russia, but it is the US which is still the hottest spot for mixed martial arts.

07.03.2012 07:36