Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum admitted that he would like to give revenge to legendary mixed martial arts fighter Fedor Emelianenko.
“I want to fight Fyodor, it’s 100%. I respect him very much and want to give him the opportunity to fight with me. This is history, and 10 years after the first meeting, everyone wants to see the fight again. I don’t know where, but, of course, I would like to fight with him. I respect him and, in my understanding, he is the best fighter, ” Werdum said at a press conference after UFC Fight Island 3.
Recall that at the tournament on “Fight Island” Werdum won an early victory over Alexander Gustafsson. This was his last fight in the UFC.
Werdum and Emelianenko met for the first time in 2010 at the Strikeforce tournament, Fabricio won.