Alexander Emelnenko HARDLY KNOCKED OUT the daring Korean fighter! Tough fight of heavyweights!
- Posted by axelle on Dec 07, 2023
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Finding a worthy opponent for Alexander Emelianenko in his peak years was a very difficult task. Alexander was the star of Pride and crushed his opponents with fists right and left. Since 2007, he has also successfully competed in superfights and M-1 tournaments. However, there were brave men and sometimes even sensations occurred, as in the case of a knockout from Magomed Malikov. But more often than not, Alexander himself celebrated success, turning on his striking power to the fullest.
Today we will tell you about the fight that took place at the M-1 Challenge 9 tournament and took place on November 21, 2008 in St. Petersburg.
Alexander’s opponent was a very promising heavyweight from Korea, Lee Sang-soo. He had 16 victories under his belt with only three defeats, he defeated Vitaly Shemetov, Roman Zentsov and Malik Ndaye. Also, the Korean fighter repeatedly attended training camps with the Red Devil team, where he received the fighting nickname Samsung from his Russian teammates. T