World Victory Road’s SENGOKU 5 results

World Victory Road’s SENGOKU 5 took place yesterday in Tokyo, Japan at Yoyogi National Stadium First Gymnasium. Here’s how things went down:

Main Card

  • Muhammed Lawal (1-0) defeats Travis Wiuff (53-12) via TKO (R1)
  • Xande Ribeiro (1-0) defeats Takashi Sugiura (1-3) via TKO (R3)
  • Jorge Masvidal (13-4) defeats Ryan Schultz (20-11-1) via TKO (R1)
  • Kiuma Kunioku (33-22-9) defeats A Sol Kwon (5-4) via unanimous decision

First Round of the Middleweight Grand Prix

  • Yuki Kondo (50-22-6) defeats Yuki Sasaki (21-15-1) via submission (rear naked choke – R2)
  • Siyar Bahadurzada (14-3-1) defeats Evangelista Santos (16-12) via TKO (injury – R1)
  • Jorge Santiago (18-7) defeats Logan Clark (11-3) via submission (arm triangle choke – R1)
  • Kazuhiro Nakamura (12-8) defeats Paul Cahoon (10-12) via unanimous decision

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World Victory Road: Sengoku 5 – 9/28

World Victory Road’s SENGOKU 5 takes place today in Tokyo, Japan (early Sunday morning U.S. time) at Yoyogi National Stadium First Gymnasium. There is a Middleweight Grand Prix to be worked out and Kazuhiro Nakamura returns after an unsuccessful stint in the UFC. Here’s the full card:

Lightweight: Jorge Masvidal 13-3-0 vs. 20-10-1 Ryan Schultz
Lightweight: Kiuma Kunioku 33-22-9 vs. 5-3-0 A Sol Kwon
Middleweight GP: Evangelista Santos “Cyborg” 16-11-0 vs. 13-3-1 Siyar Bahadurzada
Middleweight GP: Jorge Santiago 17-7-0 vs. 11-2-0 Logan Clark
Middleweight GP: Kazuhiro Nakamura 11-8-0 vs. 10-11-0 Paul Cahoon
Middleweight GP: Yuki Kondo 49-22-6 vs. 21-14-1 Yuki Sasaki
Heavyweight: King Mo vs. 53-11-0 Travis Wiuff
Light-heavyweight: Xande Ribeiro vs. 1-2-0 Takashi Sugiura

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Sengoku 5 card complete with Wiuff vs. Gracie

World Victory Road confirmed that Roger Gracie opponent will be Travis Wiuff. He defeated Kazuyuki Fujita at Sengoku 3. In the Lightweight division, former Welterweight and Middleweight Kiuma Kunioku faces Korean fighter, A Sol Kwon. This now completes the card for Sengoku 5. SENGOKU 5 Date : September 28th, 2008 Place : Yoyogi National Gymnasium … Read more

Sengoku 5 – fights added for Sept. 28

Press Release: Xsande Ribeiro vs Takashi Sugiura at Sengoku 5 Kazuhiro Nakamura vs Paul Cahoon, Jorge Santiago vs Logan Clark at SENGOKU Middleweight GP Series 2008 World Victory Road confirmed that Xande’s opponent will be Pro-Wrestler Takashi Sugiura. The SENGOKU Middleweight GP Series is complete, Kazuhiro Nakamura will fight Paul Cahoon from Golden Glory UK, … Read more

Gracie, Santiago, Cyborg, Masvidal will fight at Sengoku 5

Now just days away,  World Victory Road confirmed the fight order for Sengoku 4 on August 24.  Frank Trigg will be making his return to the ring after an eight month layoff against  Olympic judo gold-medalist, Makoto Takimoto in the co-main event.  Unfortunately, Sengoku 4 will not be aired in the U.S. but you can check back here with PRO MMA for all the results.  Here’s the fight order for Songoku 4:

SENGOKU 4
Date : August 24th, 2008
Place : Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan

9. Takanori Gomi vs Bang Seung Hwan [Lightweight]
8. Makoto Takimoto vs Frank Trigg [Middleweight]
7. Satoru Kitaoka vs. Clay French [Lightweight GP Series 2008 1st Round]
6. Eiji Mitsuoka vs. Rodrigo Damm [Lightweight GP Series 2008 1st Round]
5. .Kazunori Yokota vs. Bojan Kosednar [Lightweight GP Series 2008 1st Round]
4. Mizuto Hirota vs. Ryan Schultz [Lightweight GP Series 2008 1st Round]
3. Pawel Nastula vs Yang Dong Yi
2. Peter Graham vs Moise Rimbon [Heavyweight]
1. Takahashi Kazuo vs Valentijn Overeem [Heavyweight]

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Takahashi vs Overeem set for Sengoku 4 – Kazuhiro Nakamura will fight at Sengoku5

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Official Press Release:

World Victory Road confirmed that the Middleweight GP Series will start at Sengoku 5 on 28th September in Yoyogi National Gymnasium. Kazuhiro Nakamura drops his weight to participate in the Sengoku Middleweight GP. The other participants are Evangelista Cyborg from Chute Boxe, Siyar Bahadurzada who is SHOOTO Light Heavyweight Champion, and 2007 Strikeforce Middlweight Tournament winner Jorge Santiago.  Also confirmed was the additional fight in Sengoku 4 with Kazuo Takahashi facing Valentijn Overeem on  August 24th.

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