Friday, November 6, 2009
Great Primer for Saturday's Main Event
In this episode of the highly-polished "Fight Camp 360" series from SHOWTIME Sports, we go inside the respective camps of Fedor Emelianenko and Brett Rogers. The two will meet in the main event of a Strikeforce card this Saturday at 7:00pm PST on CBS.
Some of the footage of Fedor is pretty wild because he trains in a small Russian town and employs some pretty old-school techniques. Meanwhile, Rogers' rise from relative poverty to wealth and fame is inspiring and well-handled. Seriously, this couldn't be any more of a replay of Rocky IV, with Fedor as Ivan Drago. Rogers even has an "Adrian," his notably awesome wife. The only thing missing is Fedor calmly explaining to Brett Rogers: