According to MMAWeekly, the fight between Fedor Emelianenko and Tim Sylvia has been signed. No specifics on venue was given, but is rumored to take place on July 19 in Dallas, under the Affliction clothing line promotion.
Fedor Emelianenko announced on Friday via his personal website that he has officially signed to fight Tim Sylvia on July 19 in the United States. MMAWeekly.com has since confirmed the fight with independent sources close to the fight.
The news on his website also stated that Fedor has signed on for two more fights to take place later this year in October and December, although no particular opponent or organization was named for either fight.