Fedor Emelianenko will come to Bashkiria to open Russian Mixed Martial Arts Championship
UFA, 20 October 2017. /Bashinform News Agency, Alfiya Agliullina/.
The four-time world champion in Mixed Martial Arts Fedor Emelianenko will take part in a solemn opening ceremony of the Russian Mixed Martial Arts Championship (MMA) among young men aged 14-15.
The championship of the country will be held at the Dynamo sports complex in Ufa on October 21 and 22. The capital of Bashkortostan will be the first city in the world, where for the first time in the MMA history the championship among 14-15 years athletes will be held.
As the Bashinform News Agency was informed by the Ministry of Youth and Sports RB, the competition will be conducted in ten weight categories. Bashkortostan in the championship will be represented by two national teams.
Organizers of the Sports Forum are the Russian MMA Union, the Federation of Mixed Martial Arts in RB, the regional Ministry of Youth and Sports and the administration of Ufa.