Fedor Emelianenko
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Fedor Emelianenko

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Birthday
28, 1976
Birthplace
Russia
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
Russia

About

Russian fighter considered by some to be the greatest heavyweight mixed martial arts fighter of all time; went undefeated for nearly a decade.

Before Fame

He served as a firefighter in the Russian Army.

Trivia

He won tournaments in multiple disciplines, including the Pride Grand Prix and the World Combat Sambo.

Family Life

His mother was a teacher and his father was a welder. He was married to Oksana Emelianenko from 1999 to 2006, then after being married to Marina Emelianenko from 2009 to 2013, he re-married Oksana in 2014. He has three daughters named Masha, Elizabeth, and Vasilisa.

Associated With

He was repeatedly asked to compete in the UFC by UFC president Dana White, who called it an "obsession" to get him to fight in the UFC.

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