Fedor’s M-1 Global Return Gets PPV Treatment
fans will have to fork over a little dough to see
his next performance in M-1
heavyweight confrontation with Jeff Monson --
going down Nov. 20 from The Olympic Stadium in Moscow -- will air
live on pay-per-view at 7 a.m. ET/4 a.m. PT on both cable and
satellite providers. Distributed by Integrated Sports Media, the
event will be available for live viewing via iN Demand, DirecTV,
DISH Network and Avail-TVN for a suggested retail price of
“We’re excited to be bringing Fedor’s comeback to North American
MMA fans,” said Integrated Sports Media President Doug Jacobs in
the official release. “Everybody wants to know what the great Fedor
has left, and Monson, who is an extremely dangerous veteran,
figures to be up to the challenge of fighting Emelianenko in his
backyard. If fans aren’t able to watch live, we will be offering
same day and night replays so nobody has to miss the action.”
Also featuring a lightweight title conflict between Jose
Figueroa and Daniel
Weichel, as well as a welterweight showdown pitting Alexander
Juan Manuel Suarez Montesdeoca, the event marks the first fight
for Emelianenko (Pictured, File Photo) in his homeland since a 2007
victory over Matt
Additionally, the pay-per-view will showcase a 170-pound affair
Taisumov against Joshua
Thorpe and a middleweight bout featuring Arthur
Guseinov and Xavier
Emelianenko vs. Jeff
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Figueroa vs. Daniel
Juan Manuel Suarez Montesdeoca
Taisumov vs. Joshua
Guseinov vs. Xavier
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