Fedor Emelianenko confirms fight with Fabricio Werdum for end of June

WAMMA heavyweight champion, Fedor Emelianenko has confirmed he will indeed be returning to the Strikeforce cage in two months to face challenger Fabricio Werdum.

Emelianenho, speaking via ValeTudo.ru (translated by LowKick.com), said:

“It could have been a huge honor for me to fight Yoshida in his retirement fight. I know that he wanted to fight me, but I could not accept his challenge because of my hand injury […] We made a decision that my next fight will be against Fabricio Werdum, sometime in the end of June.”

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