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Nobuyuki Sakakibara

Dana White Addresses Possibility Of Working With RIZIN Promotion

After being asked about working with the RIZIN promotion, UFC president Dana White was not completely dismissive of the idea. Following the amazing UFC 263 card in Glendale Arizona in front of a packed crowd, the UFC boss contemplated the option of working with a different promotion again. According...

Rizin CEO Guarantees Horiguchi Defeats Caldwell Again At Bellator 222

Rizin CEO Nobuyuki Sakakibara is expressing confidence in his bantamweight champion. Kyoji Horiguchi, the Rizin 135-pound kingpin, will have a chance to make lightning strike twice tomorrow night (June 14). Horiguchi is set to challenge Darrion Caldwell for the Bellator bantamweight gold. Back in Dec. 2018, Horiguchi successfully defended his...

Scott Coker Says a Full Rizin vs. Bellator Card is Coming

Bellator president Scott Coker and Rizin Fighting Federation Chairman Nobuyuki Sakakibara seem to have a long-term plan to have more crossover events. Rizin 14 will feature Bellator’s bantamweight champion, Darrion Caldwell against Rizin’s Bantamweight champion Kyoji Horiguchi on New Year’s Eve and that could only be the first of...

CroCop, Silva Announced For Rizin Open Weight Grand Prix, Rampage A Possibility?

Former PRIDE and UFC mega-stars Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic and Wanderlei Silva will be making their MMA returns in exciting fashion, as both have been officially announced for the upcoming Rizin FF Open Weight Grand Prix tournament. Nobuyuki Sakakibara, the former president of PRIDE, announced the two MMA legends and...