He may be retired, but he’s still training! Despite news of the UFCs plans of coming to his home country of Russia, MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko says he has no interest in joining up with Dana White’s promotion. Why? Because he feels the UFC’s leader is not a fan of his and it just couldn’t work in a ‘hateful’ environment.

As for the upcoming UFC heavyweight title fight, Fedor will be riding with Cain Velasquez for the win. Why? He believes Cain is the more well rounded fighter. Make sure you check back with us for the upcoming showdown on Oct. 19, live from Houston, Texas, as we provide full play-by-play coverage.