Former heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko stated he is not a fan of female's competing in MMA. Belowis a statement from the former MMA champ:
"I respect the girls who defend the country's honor at the Olympics. In wrestling, boxing," he said, "but I do not support female MMA. A woman must raise her children and be feminine. There are a lot of different sports which help her in that. But MMA is not one of them."