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RIZIN champ Jiri Prochazka signs with UFC

RIZIN Fighting Federation's light heavyweight champion Jiri Prochazka has relinquished his title and signed a new deal with the UFC.

Bellator heads to Japan Fedor Emelianenko vs. Rampage Jackson showdown

Bellator has announced Fedor Emelianenko and Rampage Jackson will square off in a long-awaited heavyweight showdown at the Saitama Super Arena on 29 Dec.

RIZIN completes the draw for Lightweight GP in Osaka

RIZIN Fighting Federation has confirmed the opening round matchups for its Lightweight Grand Prix, set for RIZIN 19 on 12 October.

Rena Kubota to face Lindsay VanZandt at Bellator 222

The Japanese promotion has confirmed Rena Kubota will join Kyoji Horiguchi on the Bellator 222 card at Madison Square Garden on 14 June.

RIZIN signs American heavyweight Jake Heun

He’s competed all over the world and now TUF and WSOF veteran Jake "The Honey Bear" Heun has found a home with RIZIN Fighting Federation in Japan.

UFC signs FMD alumni Amir Aliakbari

The former Full Metal Dojo and RIZIN competitor announced the signing on Instagram, with ESPN later confirming the deal with UFC officials.

Rizin adds Mayweather vs Nasukawa for New Year’s Eve

RIZIN has announced undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather will face Tenshin Nasukawa at RIZIN 14 on New Years Eve.

Photo album for RIZIN 13 main event superfight Tenshin Nasukawa vs...

At RIZIN 13 in Saitama Super Arena on 30 September, two of Japan's brightest and strongest stars, Tenshin Nasukawa and Kyoji Horiguchi, met in...

RIZIN 13 full photo album for Tenshin vs Kyoji, Cro Cop,...

RIZIN FF 13 took place on 30 September 2018 in the legendary Saitama Super Arena in Tokyo, Japan. While Typhoon Trami rapidly approached the metro area, the promoters...

RIZIN 13 recap: Tenshin vs Kyoji classic, Miyuu triumphs

RIZIN 13 was a stacked card seen by over 27,000 during Typhoon Trami. Tenshin Nasukawa and Kyoji Horiguchi was everything fans had hoped for.

Jake Heun: Ready to steal the spotlight from Tenshin and Horiguchi

Jake Heun's wildest dream is about to come true. A longtime fan of Japanese MMA, the American fighter makes his RIZIN 13 debut in Japan against Jiri Prochazka.

All fighters make weight for RIZIN 13: Tenshin vs Kyoji superfight...

RIZIN Fighting Federation will deliver a stacked card live from the Saitama Super Arena on 30 September. Weigh-ins were earlier today and all fighters...

RIZIN’s break out Muay Thai star Topnoi says “MMA changed my...

This Sunday, Topnoi Tiger Muay Thai will face the biggest challenge of his MMA career when he takes on Kai Asakura at RIZIN 13...

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.