Main Event | Heavyweight · 120 kg | MMA
Fedor Emelianenko defeats Satoshi Ishii via KO/TKO at 2:29 of Round 1
|32-4-0||Pro Record At Fight||4-1-1||Climbed to 33-4||Record After Fight||Fell to 4-2|
|-550 (Heavy Favorite)||Betting Odds||+370 (Moderate Underdog)|
|Stary Oskol, Belgorod, Russia||Fighting out of||California|
|35 years, 3 months, 3 days||Age at Fight||25 years, 5 days|
|233.7 lbs (106.0 kgs)||Weigh-In Result||214.7 lbs (97.4 kgs)|
|6'0" (183cm)||Height||5'11" (181cm)|
|Alexander Nevsky (Stary Oskol)||Gym||Reign MMA|
- Bout Information
- Event: Dream: Fight For Japan! New Year! 2011
- Date: Saturday 12.31.2011 at 01:00 AM ET
- Referee: Yuji Shimada
- Venue: Saitama Super Arena
- Enclosure: Ring
- Location: Saitama, Japan
- Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 10 of 10)
- Pro/Am: Professional
- Weight: 120 kg (265.0 lbs)
- TV Commentary: Michael Schiavello, Hans Thompson
- Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
- Post-Fight Interviewer:
- Emelianenko Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
- Ishii Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
Emelianenko vs. Ishii Wiki Update Wiki
Emelianenko and Ishii took to the ring for the main event of the evening in a heavyweight attraction.
Fedor landed a right cross followed by a leg kick to start the bout then looked to measure Ishii up. Ishii clinched up with Fedor and took a knee to the body as Fedor threw him into the ropes. Ishii landed an inside leg kick after taking another cross upstairs. Fedor landed another leg kick then a pair of uppercuts. Another straight right from Fedor buckled Ishii and the Russian moved forward steadily. Another combo dropped Ishii and ended the fight in dominant fashion.
The official end came 2:34 into the first round, giving Fedor the TKO victory.
Emelianenko vs. Ishii Fight Predictions
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