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RIZIN lines up Tenshin Nasukawa vs Kyoji Horiguchi in Tokyo

RIZIN has lined up a mega card for its 30 September show at the Saitama Arena, where Tenshin Nasukawa will face Kyoji Horiguchi in a single 15-minute round.

From teenager to headliner: Yusuke Yachi recounts his rise to RIZIN...

For a man tasked with leading leading the next generation of Japanese fighters into the future, Yusuke Yachi is remarkably humble.

Kaitlin Young returns to MMA with RIZIN debut

After a four year hiatus, Kaitlin Young will return to the cage when she takes on King Reina at RIZIN 12 in Nagoya, Japan.

[RIZIN] Top Noi gets a replacement for RIZIN 11: Shootist Onibozu

RIZIN FF announced Tadaaki Yamamoto "Onibozu" will now face Top Noi on the RIZIN 11 on 29 July. Onibozu steps in to replace an injured Kai Asakura.

Former Invicta champ Ayaka Hamasaki signs with RIZIN

After three and a half years with Invicta, the top ranked atomweight returns to Japan to make her debut with RIZIN against Alyssa Garcia in Fukuoka on 6 May.

Gomi signs with RIZIN, set to face Yusuke Yachi on NYE

Takanori Gomi returns to the Japanese ring after eight years of competing in the UFC.

Cro Cop returns for RIZIN’s 29 December card

RIZIN Grand Prix champion Mirko Cro Cop returns to face fellow PRIDE veteran Tsuyoshi Kohsaka.

Tenshin returns for RIZIN 2017 to face Yamato Fujita

Amateur boxing champion Yamato Fujita will make his professional MMA debut against undefeated kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa at RIZIN 2017 in Fukuoka.

RIZIN Fighting World GP 2017 1st Round Summer Results

RIZIN Fighting World GP 2017 Bantam Weight Tournament -Summer- took place on 30 July at the Saitama Super Arena in Tokyo. RIZIN 2017 GP 1st...

RIZIN 2017 in Yokohama: Sakura weigh-in results [PHOTOS]

Weigh-ins for RIZIN 2017 in Yokohama - Sakura took place today (15 April) at the Westin Hotel Tokyo with RIZIN CEO Sakakibara. Before weigh-ins RIZIN...

Friday Fight Facts: The Easter Special Edition

Easter is here and for those lucky enough to get a public holiday, there’s plenty of face-punching action to be had.

Iranian giant Amir Aliakbari returns for RIZIN Yokohama

Amir Aliakbari returns to Rizin in April to face Geronimo Dos Santos in an open weight contest.

Mirko Cro Cop wins Rizin World GP

Rizin Fighting World returned to the Saitama Super Arena on 31 December with a packed audience lining up to see Mirko Cro Cop face...

Rizin Fighting World GP final round weigh-in GALLERY

Rizin Fighting World GP Date: 30 December 2016 Place:Saitama Super Arena   RIZIN Special One Match / RIZIN MMA Special Rules (65.8kg) Tatsuya Kawajiri (65.5kg) vs Kron...

RIZIN to lock announce details for 2016 NYE show

Rizin plans to have the openweight tournament this September and December at Saitama-Super-Arena and a press event is scheduled tomorrow. Among the fighters expected to be...