Mitrion knocked out Emelianenko in the first round

Fedor Emelianenko

Russian fighter mixed martial Fedor Emelianenko was defeated by the European Commission, Mitrione in the match held at the tournament Bellator NYC, which takes place in new York in the arena “Madison Square garden”. About it the correspondent “”.

Mitrion knocked out Russian athlete, the fight was stopped by the judge at around 1:14 in the first round.

In the first exchange occurred a mutual knock-out, the American was faster and finished Emelianenko by multiple blows to the head.

June 19 Mitrion expressed confidence in an early victory over Emelianenko and promised to knock him out.

The fight initially was to be held in the night of February 19 in the tournament Bellator 172 in San Jose (USA, California), but it was canceled due to the illness of an American, he was diagnosed with kidney stones, the athlete was hospitalized.

For the Russians fight with the American was 42nd in his career. 40-year-old Emelianenko won 36 wins (11 by knockout) and five defeats in fights under MMA rules. One more fight has been nullified. 38-year-old Mitrion won 12 victories in 17 fights with five defeats.