Originally Posted by benebox
I thought it was because Fedor didn't want to be tied down to the UFC if he was champion. Slave contract they called it if I remember correctly.
Fedor had no interest whatsoever in signing with the UFC and was very CLEAR about this. It was Dana who made up whole load of bullshit about Fedor and M1 when Fedor refused to entertain any of the exclusive terms that the UFC always write into their contracts.