Countdown to Fedor Emelianenko vs. Frank Mir: Episode 1

(Courtesy of Bellator MMA)

Bellator MMA traveled to Russia to train with Fedor Emelianenko, featured Frank Mir at the famed Mayweather Gym in Vegas, and later went behind the scenes with Mir at Brendan Schaub’s new Showtime Sports show, “Below the Belt.”

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Emelianenko and the former UFC champion face off in the main event at Bellator 198 on April 28 in Rosemont, Ill., in an opening round bout of the 2018 Heavyweight Grand Prix. The winner will advance in the tournament and take on Chael Sonnen in the semifinal round.