When Fedor Emelianenko shocked the MMA world by appearing at Bellator 165 as Matt Mitrione’s secret opponent for Bellator 172, the promotion made a statement. Fedor and his sweater made a statement as well – a fashion statement.
Of the many noteworthy things regarding his appearance in Bellator, was his sweater. It became so much of a talking point, that Fedor’s “glorios sweater of absolute victory” is now a rash guard. The garment quickly became an internet sensation and even has its own Twitter account.
Narrated by Adam Carolla, Bellator did a great job having some fun with the iconic fashion piece. Featuring a ton of celebrities and fighters talking about the garment, the video uncovers what it means to so many.
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