Bellator breaks into Russian territory for the first time Saturday with Bellator 269, which takes place at VTB Arena in Moscow with a main card that airs on Showtime following prelims on MMA Junkie.

Legendary heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko (39-6 MMA, 3-2 BMMA) returns to home soil in the main event. The former PRIDE FC champion is set to take on Tim Johnson (15-7 MMA, 3-3 BMMA) in front his home crowd.

For more on the numbers behind the main event, as well as the rest of the card, check below for 13 pre-event facts about Bellator 269.


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