Aldo vs. McGregor being considered for Cowboys Stadium
The UFC has their sights set on a date and venue for the highly anticipated Featherweight title bout between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. With the MGM Grand being booked on December 5th with a Bocelli concert, the UFC is looking at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas as the potential venue for the blockbuster unification title bout. Nothing's official, but it looks like UFC 194 may have its venue and headliner.
Manager confirms Fedor return, expects top 10 opponent
On Tuesday rumors surfaced that the greatest heavyweight in mixed martial arts history, The Lasst Emperor, Fedor Emelianko was returning. Now it was been confirmed, by Fedor's longtime manager Vadim Finkelchtein.
"It was unexpected," said Vadim to Karim Zidan for BloodyElbow.com. "I was trying to convince Fedor to come back for about year or two, but then gave up this idea. And about a week or two ago he told me he is thinking about coming back to sport. I am happy about that."
MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko is coming out of retirement
PRIDE legend Fedor Emelianenko is coming out of retirement and will be competing in Mixed Martial Arts once again.
Fedor Emelianenko seemed to have closed the book on his storied MMA career when he announced his retirement in 2012. Three years later though, and the legendary PRIDE champion has decided to write a new chapter as he will be coming back to active mixed martial arts competition.