Follow RT for news and stories on Fedor Emelianenko, who is a Russian heavyweight mixed martial arts (MMA) athlete born in Ukraine, as well as sambist, and judoka. Find news on RT about his background and career. Fedor Emelianenko is competing for Japanese Rizin Fighting Federation and American mixed martial arts promotion Bellator MMA. Find news on Fedor Emelianenko’s awards, victories, and other success, as well as on his failures. Emelianenko retired after the Rizzo fight in 2012, becoming acting president of the Russian MMA Union. Read the news on RT.com about Fedor Emelianenko’s break from his fighting career. In 2015, Fedor Emelianenko announced his return to competitions. Get news from RT on the competitions Fedor Emelianenko has been involved in, and his opponents in those fights. Don’t miss the news and articles on the statements of Fedor Emelianenko, as well as opinions from the experts, sportsmen and MMA athletes. Many consider Fedor Emelianenko to be one of the toughest MMA fighters.