RIZIN 5 – SAKURA full results and video highlights

Rizin Fighting Federation held RIZIN 5 – SAKURA on Sunday in Yokohama, Japan. Tatsuya Kawajiri defeated fellow UFC vet Anthony Birchak via unanimous decision in the featherweight main event, while Iranian wrestling world champion Amir Aliakbari knocked out Geronimo Dos Santos in the co-main event. Popular Japanese shoot boxer Rena Kubota knocked out Dora Perjes, … Read more

Watch RIZIN 5 live stream online

RIZIN 5: Sakura will take place Sunday, April 16, from Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan. UFC veterans Anthony Birchak and Tatsuya Kawajiri face-off in the featherweight main event. Several other well-known names are on the card including Satoshi Ishii, Heath Herring, Daron Cruickshank, Kyoji Horiguchi and popular Japanese shoot boxer Rena Kubota, among others. MMA fans … Read more

RIZIN 5 finalized with 11 bouts

Rizin Fighting Federation has finalized the fight card for their April 16 RIZIN 5 event “SAKURA” taking place at Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan. There are plenty of names on the card including several UFC vets you will recognize. There are a total of 11 fights on the card and here’s the lineup: Fight #1 – 58.0kg … Read more

Daron Cruickshank ready to put on a show at RIZIN 5

“The Detroit Superstar” Daron Cruickshank (18-9, 1 NC) is preparing for his fourth fight for Rizin Fighting Federation when he faces former PXC and Shooto champion Yasuke Yachi (16-6) at RIZIN 5 on April 16 in Yokohama, Japan. The former UFC standout and 2nd degree Taekwondo black belt is known for his dynamic striking and … Read more

Several new high profile bouts added to RIZIN 5

RIZIN 5 will take place on Sunday, April 16, from Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan. The main event will feature a matchup between Kyoji Horiguchi (18-2) and Yuki Motoya (18-4) to determine the top Japanese flyweight. Seven other bouts have also recently been announced for the card. Anthony Birchak (13-3) and Tatsuya Kawajiri (35-11-2) will face-off in featherweight … Read more

‘UFC Fight Night 81: Dillashaw vs. Cruz’ live results and round-by-round updates

UFC bantamweight champ TJ Dillashaw puts his title on the line tonight at UFC Fight Night 81 against former champ Dominick Cruz, who was forced to vacate his title back in 2014 due to injury. Now “The Dominator” will get the opportunity to regain the crown he never lost. UFC Fight Night 81 takes place at … Read more

UFC on FOX 16: Dillashaw vs. Barao 2 LIVE results & round-by-round updates

UFC bantamweight champ TJ Dillashaw will put his title on the line this evening in Chicago in a rematch against former champ Renan Barao, who got knocked out and lost his title to Dillashaw in May 2014. Miesha Tate looks to get back in line for a title shot as she takes on Jessica “Evil” Eye … Read more

The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale results: Carla Esparza taps Namajunas for 115 title

The finals for the all-women’s Ultimate Fighter season 20 took place Friday night from the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. Fighting in the finals for the inaugural UFC women’s strawweight championship were Carla Esparza, representing Team Pettis, and Rose Namajunas, representing Team Melendez. Despite being taken down three times in round one, Namajunas came out aggressive … Read more

‘UFC Fight Night 54: MacDonald vs. Saffiedine’ LIVE results and updates

UFC Fight Night 54 takes place this evening (Oct. 4, 2014) from Halifax Metro Center in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada and features a main event between top welterweights Rory MacDonald (No. 2) and Tarec Saffiedine (No. 9). Top ranked bantamweights Raphael Assuncao (No. 4) and Bryan Caraway (No. 10) will square off in the co-main … Read more

Jorge Masvidal: Beating Donald Cerrone will be EASY money

UFC lightweight and MMA veteran Jorge Masvidal is really pushing for a fight with top 10 lightweight Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. He called out Cerrone in the UFC on FOX 12 post-fight press conference. He has now taken to the UFC on FOX Facebook account to respond to all of the people who picked him to … Read more