Emelianenko on Russian federal wanted list

  Alexander Emelianenko, former Pride star and younger brother of Hall of Famer Fedor Emelianenko, is being sought by Russian authorities for “suspicion of housekeeper abuse and passport theft” according to a report from RIA Novosti. Vladimir Markin, a spokesperson for the country’s Investigative Committee, said Emelianenko had been put on the federal wanted list … Read more

Video: This may be the craziest stunt you will ever see

His name is Kirill Oreshkin and he’s known as the Russian Spider-Man. He’s an extreme urban climber who at one time had a fear of heights, but has conquered that fear — to the max! How you ask? At first he began sitting on the edge of tall buildings… but now… well, just watch…

Beat The Streets Awards Gala, Tied To ‘The Rumble on the Rails,’ Raises Record Of $1.5 Million

For New York City Area Youth Wrestling and Education Programs Massive Support At Event At Bryant Park Grill Following Dual Meets Featuring USA-Iran-Russia At New York’s Grand Central Terminal NEW YORK, May 17, 2013 – A landmark day of wrestling and international cooperation was capped by an historic evening of celebration and philanthropy on Wednesday … Read more

Bellator expands presence overseas with new Russian TV deal

Bellator Fighting Championship has reached an agreement with Russia’s leading sports network, R2, that will allow the network exclusive broadcasting rights in the country. The deal with R2, effective September 28th, brings the total number of countries in which Bellator airs to 81, and introduces the tournament based promotion to an estimated 83 million Russian television viewers.

Alexander ‘The Tiger’ Sarnavskiy: Russia’s lightweight beast hits Showtime

Considered as one of the most promising young fighters coming out of Russia, Alexander ‘The Tiger’ Sarnavskiy is living up to his hype; with an unblemished 12-0 record, this highly talented lightweight will look to continue his winning ways at M-1 Challenge: Damkovsky vs. Figueroa where he faces the always scrappy Josh ‘Iron Heart’ Bacallao. … Read more

Guram decapitates Grishin and earns submission of the night at M-1 Challenge XXIII

M-1 Challenge heavyweight champ, Guram Gugenishvili, maintains perfection and improves to 11-0 after sinking in his trademark, suffocating rear-naked-choke on Maxim Grishin this past Saturday night at M-1 Challenge XXIII; the RNC win earned Submission of the Night recognition, a back-to-back honour for the Makfight Team warrior who also took home the SOTN award with … Read more