Hand injury sidelines Fedor Emelianenko

According to MMABay Radio #1 ranked heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko has injured his hand in training, and could be out for prolonged period of time.

WAMMA heavyweight champion, Fedor Emelianenko has suffered a hand injury in training that could see him sidelined for a number of months, putting his latest fight with Fabricio Werdum in doubt.

The news was revealed to Chris Greenman while on the floor at the Arnold Exhibition today in Columbus, Ohio and has since been confirmed by a further two reliable sources.

Strikeforce have been in negotiations with M-1 Global and Fedor over the fight with Werdum on May 15th in St. Louis, Missouri. Now with the news of an injury surfacing, this fight could be pushed back to the end of the summer at best.

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