White: Fedor still disinterested in UFC
Based on his comments during his recent MetroPCS online chat with fans, White seems to have indeed done just that, revealing that he has had recent discussions with Emelianenko (or at least someone close to his inner circle), who once again rebuffed White’s advance. He didn’t go into much detail, but did say that he made the effort and Fedor is (still) disinterested in fighting under the UFC umbrella.
Don’t expect that to change anytime soon, either: Fedor was able to salvage what was left of his MMA career, capping it off on a three-fight win streak after losing a trio of bouts that sent his stock, and possibly his legacy, crashing through the floor. He doesn’t appear to be the money-hungry type to come out of retirement just so White can tell everyone, “I told you so.”
Sadly, it was never possible.