Monday, November 28, 2022

Ninja Rua Retires From MMA Following BAMMA 6 Loss

Former EliteXC Middleweight Champion and fixture in the Japanese MMA scene Murilo “Ninja” Rua, officially retired from Mixed Martial Arts competition this past weekend following a loss to Tom Watson at BAMMA 6.

It was the second loss in a row for the brother of former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Shogun Rua, bringing his career mark to 20-12 with eight wins coming by way of knockout and another 10 by submission.

Rua intends on staying around MMA, focusing his talents on training instead of fighting.