Emelianenko earned his first victory in his native Russia since June 2016. He’s 8-0 when combating on house soil.
Emelianenko improved to 6-2 since he returned from retirement in December 2015.
Emelianenko has earned 32 of his 40 profession victories by stoppage.
Emelianenko has earned all 4 of his Bellator victories by first-round knockout.
Emelianenko’s 4 knockout victories in Bellator heavyweight competitors are tied for third-most in divisional historical past behind Tyrell Fortune (seven) and Vitaly Minakov (5).
Johnson has suffered three of his 4 Bellator losses by stoppage.
Johnson has suffered all three of his Bellator stoppage losses by knockout.