Fedor on Joining the UFC: “by far the most powerful and influential organization of MMA, Maybe in the near future”

Formerly ranked number one MMA fighter on the planet, Fedor Emelianenko admits that the Ultimate Fighting Championship is by far the most powerful and influential MMA organization in the world, adding that his possibility of joining the ranks could happen in the near future.

Fedor, speaking recently on Russian television, said:

“Of course, I would like to come home for his countrymen. But by far the most powerful and influential organization of MMA is located in America. This UFC. Therefore, to meet with the best fighters I have to travel to the United States. I think they are one of the strongest heavyweights at the moment. We do not have agreements. To date, no certainty in the relationship with the UFC does not. Maybe in the near future, something clear. I am interested to watch the performances of the top five rankings UFC.”

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