Corey Anderson Upset By Fedor’s Alleged Comments After Bellator 277

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Bellator airy heavyweight Corey Anderson had an alleged speech with Fedor Emelianenko aft a no-contest vs. Vadim Nemkov.

The finals of the Bellator Light Heavyweight World Grand Prix Finals astatine Bellator 277 came to a halt successful Round 3 aft an accidental clash of heads betwixt Anderson and Nemkov. To that constituent successful the fight, 1 could reason that Anderson was connected his mode to earning a triumph implicit the champion Nemkov.

Anderson made his people successful the combat with his wrestling by smothering Nemkov connected the crushed and controlling the gait of the bout. However, everything changed aft Anderson and Nemkov deed heads during a scramble with 7 seconds near successful the 3rd round.

If the infraction came successful the 4th oregon 5th round, the combat would’ve been ruled a method decision, with Anderson much than apt winning the bout.

During a caller interrogation with TMZ Sports, Anderson revealed that Nemkov’s mentor, Emelianenko got into it with him pursuing the fight’s abrupt conclusion.

“When I got worked up that’s origin of Fedor came successful and said, ‘You don’t win. You headbutt. You don’t win.’ Like motherf***er, what?” Anderson said. “Excuse my language. Like, truly Fedor? You gonna accidental that? So you’re trying to archer maine I wasn’t beating your guy? I wasn’t winning this fight?”

Bellator President Scott Coker is already connected grounds arsenic saying that Anderson vs. Nemkov rematch volition instrumentality spot aboriginal this year. Anderson had won 3 consecutive fights successful Bellator aft a rocky extremity to his UFC tenure.

Emelianenko is simply a mentor to galore Russian MMA stars, including Nemkov. He’s wide regarded arsenic arguably the top heavyweight successful the sport’s history.

Anderson volition person the accidental to enactment a stamp connected his caller show against Nemkov and gain the Grand Prix title. After 1 of the astir antithetic ends to a Bellator combat successful caller memory, Anderson and Nemkov are some looking for finality successful their rematch.

What is your prediction for the planned Corey Anderson vs. Vadim Nemkov rematch?

Curtis Calhoun

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