Mixed martial arts fighter Alexander Emelianenko, who was convicted for violent sexual assault, released from prison on parole.
“Aleksander Emelianenko has been released today on parole from prison,” – said TASS a source familiar with the situation.
19 may last year the Simonovsky court of Moscow sentenced Emelianenko to 4.5 years of imprisonment and a fine of 50 thousand rubles. He was convicted of committing violent acts of a sexual nature and theft passport victim. When this soldier was not accused of inducing his victims to use drugs.
The release Emelianenko confirmed the lawyer of the victim Alexander Karabanov.
“I hope he learned the right lessons from its difficult situation, has revised its views on norms of behaviour in society. And dignified, like a champion, get up after a knockout. Today it needs to be released on PAROLE, and I wish him to vent his incredible power only on the sports ring, praising the strength of character and the Russian sports” – Karabanov wrote on his page in Facebook.
Alexander Emelianenko is the younger brother of Fedor Emelianenko, one of the greatest fighters of the mixed style in history. Unlike his older brother, Alexander regularly gets into a scandalous situation, often in a drunken state.
Meanwhile, the athlete’s Manager Oleg Raevskiy already stated that Alexander Emelianenko was to hold the first fight after his release from prison in 2016.
“Our agreement with Alexander continues, now we need to meet and discuss plans, including its preparation. Now we will select the opponent. Either this year or next organized battle,” said Rajewski TASS.
The Manager also noted that Emelianenko is in great shape, as in prison, he “was exercising and eating.”