What the fuck, thats just low. Props to Fedor and I like how Pride rewarded him. " Sakakibara told the crowd that prior to PRIDE's stateside debut last October, bodogFIGHT had offered PRIDE heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko (Pictures) $500,000 to walk away from his main event bout with Mark Coleman (Pictures). Sakakibara stated that Emelianenko told DSE officials about the offer, and as a reward for turning down bodog's offer, they doubled the champion's fight purse for the bout. " From a front page Sherdog story.