Video: MMA Legend Fedor Emelianenko stars in heart-wrenchingly beautiful ad 7 years ago

Video: MMA Legend Fedor Emelianenko stars in heart-wrenchingly beautiful ad

It's rare that an MMA fighter can bring someone to tears without causing them vast amounts of physical pain, but Fedor Emelianenko manages to put our hearts in a vice with this remarkably motivational ad.

Former Pride Heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko stars in this Russian ad that is sure to tug at your heart strings. It follows a young boy who looks up to the MMA icon. The kid draws inspiration from the Sambo expert to help his father out of a rut. The finished article is pretty damn moving.

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While Fedor hasn't competed in a professional bout since destroying Pedro Rizzo in 2012, he has proven that he can still put a beat down on our emotions.

Before you ask, we haven't got a clue what the ad is for either. Not even a notion!

Hat-tip to MMA Mania

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