During his visit to Russia for a seminar and LFC debut show, UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones told Russian TV Channel Russia 2 that his idol is PRIDE FC legend Fedor Emeleanenko and that he also respects his younger brother Aleksander who today is going to fight Bob Sapp at Legend Fighting Show.

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