Fedor Emelianenko has stated that he would like to fight a rematch with Metronom

© AP Photo / Gregory Radiosity fighter Fyodor Emelyanenko and American Matt Mitrion during a bout under the Bellator tournament 180. 25 Jun 2017Fedor Emelianenko has stated that he would like to fight a rematch with Metronom© AP Photo / Gregory Payan

Russian mixed martial arts fighter Fedor Emelianenko said that he would like to hold another meeting with American Matt Mitrione after the defeat in the battle in new York.

Mitrion on Saturday at Madison square garden knocked out Emelianenko in the second minute of the match in the fight night Bellator 180. After an exchange of blows, both fighters was on the floor of the cage, but Mitrion faster went up and knocked out Emelianenko.

«You would, would like, — said Emelianenko, answering a question of journalists whether he plans to return to the US to conduct rematch with Metronom. Because movement has a mutual, and Matt a little earlier, put (up)».

40-year-old Emelyanenko this fight was third after returning to the sport. Emelianenko in 2015, announced the resumption of a career after a three year break. The Russians spent in mixed martial arts 41 fights, won 36 victories and five defeats. Mitrion been in the UFC and Bellator, has a record of 12 wins and five defeats.

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