Rumors: New Information Regarding M-1 And FedorBy Jason Perkins October 19, 2007 Please take the following with a grain of salt as nothing will be confirmed for certain until Monday's press conference in New York featuring Fedor Emelianenko and executives from M-1. According to sources close to M-1: -American MMA Super Agent Monte Cox will be the new CEO of M-1. -Fedor's contract is said to be a five fight deal worth 12 million dollars. -Mark Cuban is likely to be involved with M-1 at some point in the near future. -TV deals are being negotiated with HBO and possibly Showtime though nothing has been signed, it looks like the UFC may have missed their chance. -Fedor's opponent is still unnamed but will likely be a former PRIDE heavyweight. Check back soon. Well have more information as it comes down.