The REN TV channel returns the format of the sports broadcasting after 18 years, November 29, it will show the fight of Alexander Emelyanenko and Michael Koklyaev, told RIA Novosti in the press service broadcaster.
“The channel will bring live sporting events and will be the exclusive TV broadcaster of the battle between MMA fighter and well-known powerlifter. REN TV will show the match, but will act as its organizer. November 29 will be a fight between a legend of the mixed single combats Alexander Emelyanenko and the most decorated powerlifter Russia Mikhail Koklyaev. The channel returns to sports after 18 years, they will be on the air for the first time since 2001,” the message reads.
The main producer of battle and TV broadcast, as added in the press service, the General Director REN-TV Vladimir Tyulin.
The Russian fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Fedor and powerlifter koklyaev in their accounts in Instagram in September announced that their bout will be held on November 29. The fight will take place in Moscow on arena “the Dynamo” in Petrovsky Park. According to information posted on the website about this fight between Emelianenko and Koklyaev was a conflict in Instagram.
In September the 38-year-old Emelianenko and 40-year-old koklyaev signed the contracts. Have Emelianenko in MMA 28 wins, seven losses and one draw. His last fight he held in August last year.