Emelianenko chose the nickname “Phoenix” before the super fight with Datsik
MOSCOW, September 19 – RIA Novosti. Russian MMA fighter Alexander Emelianenko said that on the eve of the fight with Vyacheslav Datsik, fans chose the nickname “Phoenix” for him.
The fight against Datsik will be held according to the rules of boxing. The match will headline the Moscow Hard Boxing League tournament on September 24.
“Datsik was knocked out recently (in the match with Islam Kerimov). He is not ready: look at his speed, work, appearance. If I used to prepare for Datsik, now there will be another training. I do not condescend. The opponent – I expected more from him “, – added the athlete.
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