Fedor Emelianenko and Matt Mitrion agreed on a new date of fight

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The fight of Fedor Emelianenko and Matt Mitrione June 24th. The match will be the main event of Bellator show 180

Team Fedor Emelianenko and Matt Mitrione agreed to hold the fight in new York, “Madison Square garden”. For Emelianenko, this fight will be his debut in Bellator.

Mitrion Fedor had planned to meet in February at a show in San Jose, but at the last moment the fight was cancelled due to health problems of Mitrione. American hospitalized with kidney stones the day before the show, and the match did not take place. The organizers of the show invited Emelianenko to meet with other fighters, but he this proposal was not accepted.

Fedor Emelianenko, four — time world champion in MMA in heavy weight under the version of the Japanese organization Pride. A 40-year-old Russian is a four-time world champion in combat Sambo .

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