MMA fighter Alexander Emelianenko said that Datsik showed terrible form in a fight with Monson
Russian mixed martial artist (MMA) Alexander Emelianenko appreciated the duel between compatriots Jeff Monson and Vyacheslav Datsik, which took place on the night of August 6. The heavyweight’s words are quoted by Match TV.
41-year-old Emelianenko admitted that it is difficult for him to call the confrontation a fight. He noted that Datsik showed a terrible form.
Earlier, Datsik confirmed that he would fight with Emelianenko. Their duel will take place on September 24. The meeting will take place in Moscow according to the rules of boxing.
42-year-old Datsik managed to defeat 51-year-old Monson. who hasn’t fought since 2017. The fight lasted all three rounds and ended with Datsik’s victory by unanimous decision.
Emelianenko began his career in 2003. He is known for his performances in Pride, M-1 Global, WFCA. In total, the fighter had 38 fights: he won 28 victories and suffered nine defeats, another fight with his participation ended in a draw.