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RIZIN FIGHTING FEDERATION WORLD GRAND PRIX 2017 – Dec. 29 & 31 LIVE on PPV from Japan

RIZIN FIGHTING FEDERATION WORLD GRAND PRIX 2017   Special New Year’s Eve Appearances by Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic & Takanori “The Fireball Kid” Gomi   December 29 & 31, 2017 * Saitama Super Arena * Saitama City, Japan LIVE ON PPV FITE TV PPV: 1 a.m. ET / 10 p.m. PT (Dec. 29 & 31) Cable […]

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FITE TV to stream Rizin Fighting Federation World-Grand Prix 2017 action July 30, LIVE from Japan

  FITE TV to stream Rizin Fighting Federation World-Grand Prix 2017 action July 30, LIVE from Japan NEW YORK CITY (July 6, 2017) – FITE TV has announced it will stream Rizin Fighting Federation World Grand-Prix 2017 action Sunday, July 30, starting at 1 a.m. ET / 10 p.m. PT (Saturday, July 29), live from […]

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Rizin World Grand Prix 2016 Results – Cro Cop Finishes King Mo – Video

  Rizin World Grand Prix 2016 Results Saitama, Japan (December 29, 2016)– Rizin World Grand Prix 2016 results for the Cro Cop vs. King Mo event Thursday at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. In the main event, Mirko Cro Cop and King Mo Lawal will square off in a quarterfinal Grand Prix bout. […]

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RIZIN FF: CHARLES “KRAZY HORSE” BENNETT RETURNS TO JAPAN, WILL FACE MINORU KIMURA IN MMA ACTION IN TOKYO ON SEPTEMBER 25

RIZIN FF:  CHARLES “KRAZY HORSE” BENNETT RETURNS TO JAPAN, WILL FACE MINORU KIMURA IN MMA ACTION IN TOKYO ON SEPTEMBER 25 TOKYO – August 18, 2016 – RIZIN FF, the combat sports federation headed by former PRIDE Fighting Championships boss Nobuyuki Sakakibara, announced today the addition of a featherweight (145 pounds) Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) […]

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RIZIN FF ANNOUNCES MATCHUPS FOR THREE STAR-STUDDED WOMEN’S MMA BOUTS

Pictured (from left to right): RIZIN FF stars Miyuu Yamamoto, Rena Kubota and Kanako Murata were on hand at a press conference in Japan today to discuss their matchups at the highly-anticipated RIZIN FF event in Tokyo, Japan on Sunday, Sept. 25.  Yamamoto will square off with Kubota, while Murata will face off with Combate […]

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MIRKO CRO COP EMERGES FROM RETIREMENT FOR 16-MAN, OPEN WEIGHT TOURNAMENT

RIZIN FF: MIRKO CRO COP EMERGES FROM RETIREMENT FOR 16-MAN, OPEN WEIGHT TOURNAMENT KICKING OFF IN TOKYO ON SEPTEMBER 25! WANDERLEI SILVA, KAZUYUKI FUJITA, AND BARUTO KAITO ALL TABBED FOR ACTION IN MULTI-STAGE TOURNAMENT PLUS: DARON CRUICKSHANK FACES ANDY SOUWER, AND GABI GARCIA AND KANAKO MURATA RETURN TO ACTION TOKYO – July 16, 2016 – […]

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RIZIN FF ANNOUNCES LEGENDARY MMA PIONEER KIYOSHI TAMURA AS WANDERLEI SILVA TAG TEAM PARTNER

  RIZIN FF ANNOUNCES LEGENDARY MMA PIONEER KIYOSHI TAMURA AS WANDERLEI SILVA TAG TEAM PARTNER FOR APRIL 17 MAIN EVENT IN NAGOYA, JAPAN TOKYO – April 4, 2016– RIZIN FF, the combat sports promotion led by former PRIDE FC head Nobuyuki Sakakibara, announced today that legendary Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) pioneer and former professional wrestling […]

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WANDERLEI SILVA RETURNS TO JAPAN & RIZIN SIGNS 7 FIGHTERS

WANDERLEI SILVA RETURNS TO JAPAN! RIZIN FF SIGNS LEGENDARY PRIDE CHAMPION; ANNOUNCES SEVEN FIGHTERS, INCLUDING SILVA, FOR APRIL 17 LIVE EVENT IN NAGOYA, JAPAN TOKYO – March 7, 2016– RIZIN FF, the combat sports promotion led by former PRIDE FC head Nobuyuki Sakakibara, announced during a press conference, the signing of all-time Mixed Martial Arts […]

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King Mo Wins The Heavyweight Rizin Tournament & Fedor Scores a TKO & Video Highlights

Complete Rizin Fighting Federation 1: Day 2 Results Muhammed Lawal def. Jiri Prochazka via knockout (punch) – Round 1, 5:09 Fedor Emelianenko def. Jaideep Singh via TKO – Round 1 Kron Gracie def. Asen Yamamoto via submission (triangle choke) – Round 1, 4:57 Andy Souwer def. Yuichiro Nagashima via TKO (punches) – Round 1 Kaido […]

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Complete Rizin Fighting Federation 1: Day 1 Results & Video Highlights

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS Complete Rizin Fighting Federation 1: Day 1 results include: Shinya Aoki def. Kazushi Sakuraba via TKO (strikes) – Round 1, 5:56 Jiri Prochazka def. Satoshi Ishii via knockout (strikes) – Round 1, 1:36 – heavyweight tournament opening round Vadim Nemkov def. Goran Reljic via knockout (strikes) – Round 1, 2:58 – heavyweight tournament […]

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AKEBONO VS. SAPP II ON NEW YEAR’S EVE; “KING MO” TO FACE BRETT MCDERMOTT IN EIGHT-MAN GRAND PRIX TOURNAMENT

Sumo wrestling legend Akebono (left) will square off with Bob Sapp (right) in a Shoot Boxing rules rematch to their first, memorable battle that Sapp won by first round KO on December 31, 2003.  The first bout was contested under kickboxing rules. RIZIN FF: SHOOT BOXING RULES TO PRESIDE OVER AKEBONO VS. SAPP II ON […]

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KING MO WILL HEAD THE JAPAN RIZIN FF WORLD GRAND PRIX TOURNAMENT

RIZIN FF Announces Tournament Brackets, Matchups for Eight-Man Heavyweight Tournament on December 29 and 31 Fighters comment on the highly-anticipated tournament that will award its winner a $300,000 grand prize TOKYO, JAPAN (Nov. 30, 2015) –A drawing to determine the tournament brackets and first stage matchups for the RIZIN FIGHTING GRAND-PRIX 2015 eight-man, heavyweight tournament that […]

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