Rize Up Podcast – Episode 6

Today’s episode we discuss Manel Kape & Ian McCall getting into a war of words on twitter, why Gabriel Olivera is not in the Grand Prix, and Who could be Gabi Garcia’s next opponent. Also two female RIZIN fighters will be competing in Boxing, Lei’d Tapa will be competing Nov 17 in Charlotte, NC at the Grady Cole Center against Melisa Holmes and Cassie Robb has also announced she is preparing for her boxing debut in a few weeks in Casper, Wyoming.  

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King of the Cage and MAVTV Announce The “WORLD AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIPS 4” at the Reno Events Center on December 9 for a Live Televised Broadcast

PRESS RELEASE – RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA. (October 23, 2017) – King of the Cage and MAVTV, owned by Lucas Oil is proud to announce the World Amateur Championships 4 will be held at the Reno Events Center in Reno, Nevada on Saturday, December 9, 2017. The World Amateur Championships 4 will feature the top amateur fighters from around the globe competing for the chance at earning professional fighting contracts worth $250,000. Over 1,000 fighters will apply to compete in this event, but only forty (40) of the most elite MMA amateur…

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Jungle FC 92 Results

Erick Barbosa (19-7) def Cleiton Silva (12-2) via Split Decision Felipe Colares (8-0) def Caio Gregorio (5-2) via Unanimous Decision Denis Araujo (14-1) def Bruno Menezes (16-6) via Unanimous Decision Marcus Vinicius Lopes (12-6) def Douglas Humberto (9-6) via 1st rd KO/TKO Deivid Ramos (1-1) def Luis Ceron (3-2) via Unanimous Decision Carlos Soares (8-1) def Fernando Lourenço via 2nd round Triangle Choke José Santos (8-2) def Valdir Silva (10-7) via 1st rd KO/TKO João Pedro Saldanha (6-0) def Erikson Faria (2-2) via 1st round Anaconda Choke Rafael Marquezani (4-1) def  Junior Marques (7-1) via 1st round KO/TKO Fabricio Martins (9-2) def Marcos Almeida (4-8) via Unanimous Decision João Vitor Oliveira (4-1) def Jhony dos Santos (1-4) via…

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ROAD FC 43 Preview

ROAD FC 43   Young Choi vs. Hoon Kim Kil Woo Lee vs. Mikuru Asakura Yui Chul Nam vs. Doo Je Jung Seung Yeon Kim vs. A. Merezhko Kyung Pyo Kim vs. Arman Tsarukyan Marcio Cesar vs. Jung Young Lee Evgeniy Ryazanov vs. Kyung Chul Min Tae Kyun Kim vs. Won Hee Jung Yoon Ha Hong vs. Seul Gi Jeon In Soo Hwang vs. Zdenek Polivka Gi Won Ko vs. Dong Hyuk Ko Won Jun Choi vs. Jae Woong Yoon Kyung Min Kim vs. Tae Sung Kim

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RIZIN BANTAM WEIGHT GRAND PRIX QUARTER FINAL MATCHUPS AND BRACKETS DETERMINED. WILD CARD 1 DETERMINED TO BE IAN “UNCLECREEPY” MCCALL.

After a long night of fights in Fukuoka, the RIZIN crew flew back to Tokyo to hold the drawings for the Bantamweight GP to determine the matchups for the Quarter Final bouts held on December 29th at the Saitama Super Arena, and the tournament bracket on which the winners will advance on the Semi Finals on December 31st. Kyoji Horiguchi (20-2-0) and Takafumi Otsuka (23-13-1), who have already confirmed their advancement in the tournament by winning their opening matches, was joined by the newly confirmed quarter finalists, Shintaro Ishiwatari (23-6-4),…

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RIZIN Atomweight Grand Prix Review

Rize Up Podcast Episode 5 – RIZIN Atomweight Grand Prix Review: Belated episode: Just a brief review of the event and comments on Anthony Birchak & Chris Cordeiro commentary. WATCH THE EVENT FREE ON FITE.TV BY USING THIS CODE: nd16k4n First time users only!

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Fighter Spotlight: Yusuke Yachi

We caught up with Yusuke Yachi to ask about his martials arts beginnings and his career. Yusuke is on a 4-fight win streak, a 3-fight win streak in RIZIN and will be a major player in the Japanese scene soon. How do did you get started in Martial Arts? “As I continued to watch PRIDE and K-1 my ambition and desire in becoming a badass grew stronger.” How long after practicing Martial Arts did you know you wanted to compete professionally? “I started practicing Martial Arts knowing I wanted to…

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RIZIN 2017 in FUKUOKA FIGHT ORDER REVEILED. ANTHONY BIRCHAK AND CHRIS CORDEIRO DETERMINED AS ENGLISH COMMENTARY TEAM ON FITETV

9 days until RIZIN FF makes its first landing in the southern island of Japan, and the highly anticipated event has finally revealed the lineup with the total of 16 fights. The FUKUOKA audience will be treated with variety of fights from kick boxing bouts, legend’s grappling match, men and women’s GP fights, and straight up 10 minute round fights. The main and co main event will be aired live on Fuji Television, which will be the network’s first time to go live with RIZIN content. RIZIN’s biggest draws RENA…

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