Alexander Shlemenko – about his anti-alcohol propaganda: “Someone records me as a sectarian – this is ridiculous”

Former Bellator champion Alexander Shlemenko is convinced that there is a big problem with alcohol consumption in Russia, and his fierce struggle against this negative phenomenon is causing a wrong reaction in society. “Unambiguously a sober way of life is the norm for a person. A person is born absolutely sober and gradually begins to […]

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Alexander Shlemenko – about the disqualification of Yan in the fight with Sterling: “There was definitely a tough, strict, deliberate violation of the rules”

Distinguished Russian middleweight Alexander Shlemenko said he still considers Petr Yan to be the UFC champion despite being defeated by disqualification against Aljamein Sterling at UFC 259. “First of all, I want to support Petya, because many people can fall away from him – after all, losing the title, whatever one may say. The impressions […]

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Alexander Shlemenko: “In Sterling’s place, I most likely would have continued the fight, but the Americans will never do it”

The well-known Russian middleweight Alexander Shlemenko claims that in the place of Aljamein Sterling, he would strive to continue the fight if he missed the same forbidden blow that Peter Yan inflicted on the American during their fight at UFC 259. At the same time, he notes that Sterling should not be condemned for refusing […]

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