Employees of the FBI came to the hotel room to the Russian soldier of mixed martial arts Fedor Emelianenko, writes The Telegraph.
The publication notes that this happened in Chicago, where Emelianenko is preparing for a fight with American fighter Frank Mir. The reason the FBI decided to meet with the Russian athlete is unknown.
“There is no reason to believe that Fedor has problems with the FBI. But no one says a word about what happened … Neither Fedor nor his team, “writes The Telegraph.
Comments from the FBI also do not.
Fight Emelianenko and Mira will be held on the night of 28 to 29 April on Moscow time in the quarterfinals of the Grand Prix Bellator in the heavyweight division.