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Martial Arts

Aikido experts offer master-class to Moscow public
Aikido is considered to be one of the most complicated martial arts. Leading Russian instructors gave TV reporters a unique opportunity to find out what it is all about first hand.

27.12.2011 12:53

Ishii is very strong – Fedor
MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko says he doesn’t agree with experts who believe his upcoming bout against Satoshi Ishii of Japan will be a walk in the park.

22.12.2011 06:00

Last Emperor returns to Japan to take on Olympic judo giant
Fedor Emelianenko is returning to Japan for the first time in four years to test 2008 Olympic judo champion Satoshi Ishii on December 31.

13.12.2011 12:09

Russia head and shoulders above the rest at home martial arts fest
Russia continues to prove itself as a martial arts powerhouse after a near clean sweep at last weekend's Battle of Champions tournament in Moscow.

07.12.2011 09:35

Fedor to get chance at Werdum payback
MMA legend, Fedor Emelianenko, says he is likely to get his chance for a rematch with Brazilian fighter Fabricio Werdum.

02.12.2011 08:49

Japanese Olympic champ to become Fedor’s New Year present
The media has learned the identity of the next rival of Russia’s MMA legend, Fedor Emelianenko, with the bout likely to take place in Japan on New Year’s Eve.

22.11.2011 09:33

Monson knocks daylights out of Moscow cops
American MMA star Jeff Monson will be remembered by the Moscow crowd not only for his fight with Fedor Emelianenko, but also by his off-ring adventures in the Russian capital.

21.11.2011 14:38

Fedor beats Monson to prove his career not over yet
Russian MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko has vowed to carry on fighting after claiming his first victory in four fights with a unanimous decision over American Jeff Monson in a heavyweight bout in Moscow.

20.11.2011 17:06

Emelianenko Jr. slams referee for halting bout after 23 seconds
Russian MMA specialist Aleksandr Emelianenko, who was knocked out after just 23 seconds of his latest bout against countryman Magomed Malikov, says the judge aborted the fight prematurely.

14.11.2011 20:37

Guys with muscles: world’s toughest celebrities hit Moscow
Bodybuilder and actor Alexander Nevsky and martial arts champion Don 'the Dragon' Wilson talked to RT about hope, self-confidence, and blockbusters.

07.11.2011 18:25

Khasikov breaks ‘Iron Mike’ to win W5 belt
Russian kickboxing star Batu Khasikov is now a fully-fledged member of the fight game elite. On Saturday, Batukhan, who beat Albert Kraus earlier this year, claimed a victory over another K-1 great, “Iron” Mike Zambidis.

06.11.2011 09:15

Khasikov ready to humble another K-1 legend
There is a big welterweight title fight in Moscow tonight. K-1 Russian champion Batu Khasikov is hoping to take the W5 crown from legend Mike Zambidis.

05.11.2011 09:50