Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Fedor Emelianenko sayings, phrases, and words of wisdom
"A fighter, a real strong fighter should always look dignified and calm and I believe that any expression of aggression is an expression of weakness. A strong person will not be nervous and will not express aggression towards his opponent. He will be confident in his abilities and his training, then he will face the fight calm and balanced."
Fedor Emelianenko is one of the most beloved fighters in the history of mixed martial arts. Many feel he's the greatest heavyweight of all time, and several contend he is the greatest MMA fighter to ever grace the planet. The Pride FC heavyweight champion inspired a whole generation of fans and fighter, and has been noted as being the favorite fighter of UFC champions Jon Jones and Ronda Rousey. Additionally, Cain Velasquez, a UFC heavyweight champion on two occasions, has noted that he was inspired by the outstanding performances of Fedor Emelianenko in the Pride Fighting Championships and said that he felt that Fedor was the greatest heavyweight of all time.
The incredible success of Fedor Emelianenko is part of the reason for his adoration, but it also is due to his personality. Fedor is a very humble man and that translated into his actions in the world of mixed martial arts. Aside from his humility, it was the extremely calm demeanor of Fedor that mystified audiences live in Japan, and all around the world. The stark contrast because the serene calm on his face and the storm that erupted in his attack once the competition began was astounding. Fedor Emelianenko still remains a hero not only in his native country of Russia, but around the globe.
Posted by mma at 12:21 PM