The Russian mixed martial fighter (MMA) Fedor Emelianenko announced that he plans to soon complete a career. It is reported online edition of Sports.Ru. A soldier did not say when exactly he will leave the sport. In the future Emelianenko is going to coach young people, but to open his own sports school will not.
Emelianenko said May 19 in the final Grand Prix tournament Strikeforce will be rooting for Josh Barnett, who will meet with Daniel Cormier. In this fight against the winner of the Grand Prix Emelianenko called unlikely because of their own plans for retirement.
Before leaving the sport a 35-year-old Emelianenko will have at least one fight . June 21, 2012 in St. Petersburg, he will meet with the 37-year-old Brazilian Pedro Rizzo.
According to the online edition of “Chempionat.com” Emelianenko called Brazilian very talented fighter.Russian has said that early in his career in mixed martial arts fights, he studied at the Rizzo.