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Oli Thompson on fall-out with Bellator MMA, alleges Fedor Emeilanenko cancelled on him | The K1Anoop Show

Oli Thompson is a British MMA fighter, former Britain’s Strongest Man in 2006 and was recently fighting for Bellator MMA until a controversial parting of ways. Thompson is due to return to action on October 14, 2017 but in a 4-man heavyweight kickboxing tournament for Victory Fights at Brighton Racecourse.

On this episode of The K1Anoop Show, Oli Thompson opens-up about the future direction of his fighting career including:

  • How Fedor Emeilanenko allegedly cancelled on him after mutual agreement to replace Matt Mitrione at Bellator 172;
  • His account of events regarding his departure from Bellator and alleged mistreatment;
  • What the situation is with the Inoki Genome Federation in Japan;
  • The 4-man K1 rules kickboxing tournament at the Victory Fights promotion event on October 14, 2017

Question of the day:

What would be a dream fight between two UK fighters of any era and from any discipline of fighting?

Listen/download this podcast:

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Photo credit: Bellator MMA via Oli Thompson’s Facebook page.

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