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Fedor Emelianenko still has will to fight

Updated: February 15, 2011, 8:19 PM ET
By Josh Gross | ESPN.com

Fedor Emelianenko's storied mixed martial arts career will not come to an end following Saturday's technical knockout loss to Antonio Silva.

Emelianenko, 34, expressed his desire to continue fighting on Tuesday, his promoter, M-1 Global, confirmed to ESPN.com.

"I rushed to declare my retirement," Emelianenko told media in Moscow, according to translated reports. "I am capable of having a few more fights."

Moments after a New Jersey State Athletic Control Board-licensed ...

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