Its official, Fedor Emelianenko will face the Korean giant Hong Man Choi at Yarennoka! on New Years Eve in Japan. Choi holds a 1-0 MMA record, but also holds a 12-4 K-1 kickboxing record, with notable wins over MightyMo, Gary Goodridge, and Bob Sapp.
The world’s number-one fighter in Fedor Emelianenko (26-1, 1 NC) will attempt to scale the 7-foot-2-inch, 360-pound wall known as Hong Man Choi (1-0-0) at Yarennoka! New Year’s Eve! on Dec. 31 at the Super Saitama Arena in Saitama, Japan.
The complete Yarennoka card will be broadcast Live on HDNet.
Fedor Emelianenko vs. Choi Hong-Man
Shin’ya Aoki vs. JZ Calvan
Mitsuhiro Ishida vs. Gilbert Melendez
Kazuo Misaki vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama
Tatsuya Kawajiri vs. Luiz Azeredo
Hidehiko Hasegawa vs. Hayato “Mach” Sakurai