Kai Asakura

RIZIN 26 live results, video highlights 3
RIZIN 26 live results, video highlights

RIZIN Fighting Federation’s final event for 2020 is now underway at the Saitama Super Arena…

RIZIN 23 Results 4
RIZIN 23 Results

RIZIN Fighting Federation returned this morning with a jam-packed fight card – but they aren’t…

Hiromasa Ogikubo makes his entrance before his NYE fight against Shintaro Ishiwatari.
Hiromasa Ogikubo and Kai Asakura fight for vacant title at RIZIN 23

Finally, Hiromasa Ogikubo (20-4-2) gets the bantamweight title shot he deserves. Unfortunately, it won’t be…

RIZIN 22, RIZIN 23 have been canceled 5
RIZIN 22, RIZIN 23 have been canceled

After weeks of rumors and questions without any real answers, it has finally been confirmed…

Manel Kape signs UFC contract alongside AKA Thailand teammates
RIZIN champ Manel Kape signs 4-fight deal with the UFC

Another highly-touted RIZIN champion is leaving the Japanese-based promotion to sign with the UFC. This…

RIZIN chanmpion Manel Kape talks to the Hamamatsu crowd at RIZIN 21.
Manel Kape vs. Hiromasa Ogikubo in the works for RIZIN 22

Manel Kape (15-4) will look to make his first bantamweight title defense against Hiromasa Ogikubo…

Manel Kape is crowned RIZIN's bantamweight champion
RIZIN 20 is The Body Lock’s 2019 Event of the Year

On New Year’s Eve, while many combat sports fans (and journalists apparently) were out celebrating…

Hiromasa Ogikubo at RIZIN 20
Manel Kape to likely face Hiromasa Ogikubo in first bantamweight title defense

After both men put together fantastic performances earlier in the week, it appears as though…

Kai Asakura and Manel Kape come face-to-face 24-hours before clashing for RIZIN gold at RIZIN 20.
RIZIN 20 Results

The final event of 2019 is here, and per usual it’s being held by RIZIN…

RIZIN 20 bout order revealed, bantamweight title fight headlines 15-fight card 6
RIZIN 20 bout order revealed, bantamweight title fight headlines 15-fight card

The RIZIN 20 fight card features three title fights, two rounds of the Lightweight Grand-Prix,…