Despite some of their biggest stars being on the shelf, RIZIN Fighting Federation has managed to stack tonight’s card in Osaka. Thankfully, we have you covered with live RIZIN 19 results!
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- Co-main event: Reyes vs. Blachowicz 🏆
All fighters made weight this morning, and the card is set to go down in just over twelves hours with 13 bouts. In the main event, one of the best light heavyweight fighters in the world returns as RIZIN light heavyweight king Jiri Prochazka looks for his ninth-straight win against UFC veteran and Brazilian brawler Fabio Maldonado.
In the co-main event, fast-rising star Kai Asakura puts his December title shot on the line as he returns to face Ulka Sasaki following a quick first-round knockout of RIZIN and Bellator champ Kyoji Horiguchi at RIZIN’s last show.
In the night’s most prominent match-ups, it’s the beginning on RIZIN’s Lightweight Grand-Prix with four quarter-final bouts featuring surging contender Johnny Case, Roberto de Souza, Tofiq Musaev, and Damien Brown, the legendary Tatsuya Kawajiri, and the highly-anticipated debut of Patricky “Pitbull” Freire.
The event will also feature most high-stakes debuts and returns, as well as a women’s atomweight title-eliminator between Seo Hee Ham and Miyuu Yamamoto. RIZIN 19 will open with an uninterrupted nine bouts. This includes the lightweight grand-prix quarter-finals, kickboxing match-ups featuring Taiju Shiratori, HIROYA, and TAIGA, and the promotional debuts of Marcos de Souza and Keita Nakamura.
After the nine opening bouts, it’ll be intermission time followed by the return of RENA, the atomweight title-eliminator, and the main and co-main event.
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Jiri Prochazka def. Fabio Maldonado via KO (Punches) in Round 1
Kai Asakura def. Ulka Sasaki via TKO (Broken Jaw) in Round 1
Seo Hee Ham def. Miyuu Yamamoto via TKO (Punches) in Round 2
RENA def. Alexandra Alvare via TKO (Punches) in Round 1
Johnny Case def. Roberto de Souza via KO (Punch) in Round 1 – LW GP
Patricky Pitbull def. Tatsuya Kawajiri via TKO (Flying Knee & Punches) in Round 1 – LW GP
Luiz Gustavo def. Hiroto Uesako via TKO (Cut) in Round 1 – LW GP
Tofiq Musaev def. Damien Brown via TKO (Headkick & Punches) in Round 1 – LW GP
Keita Nakamura def. Marcos de Souza via TKO (Strikes) in Round 1
Taiju Shiratori def. TAIGA via Unanimous Decision – KB
Takuma Konishi def. HIROYA via KO (Knee) in Round 1- KB
Shoma Sibisai def. Chang Hee Kim via Submission (Kimura) in Round 1
Seiki Ueyama def. Taisei Umei via Unanimous Decision – KB