Completed MMA & Kickboxing Event

RIZIN Trigger 2nd

RIZIN Trigger 2nd
  • Wednesday 02.23.2022 at 12:00 AM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast:
  • Promotion: RIZIN Fighting Federation
  • Tapology Accounts: RIZINFF
  • Ownership: Nobuyuki Sakakibara
  • Venue: Ecopa Arena
  • Location: Shizuoka, Japan
  • Enclosure: Cage
  • MMA Bouts: 8
  • Kickboxing Bouts: 5
  • Promotion Links:
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Fight Card

Event Discussion

Loadedgamer
Loadedgamer

02.04.2022 | 11:20 AM ET

When Covid is over Rizin needs to buy international heavyweight talents.

I like the light weight classes, but in the future can Rizin get some heavyweights. Or maybe they should just create an open weight division. That states a limit of 180lbs - ???? It would create more buzz. Have a super open weight tournament. Or super hulk Grand Prix.

Hopefully future Rizin Heavyweight Roster 

1. Hideki Sekine 
2. Hatef Moeil 11-4 record from Germany 
3. Kasim Aras 7-1 récord from Germany 
4. Mingyang Zhang 8-6 record from China 
5. Azamat Nuftillaev 11-0 record from Uzbekistan (he tkod most of his opponents) 
6. Ioannis Arzoumanidis 7-1 record from Greece (he’s a wrestler whose good at ground and pound)
7. Phillipe Lins 14-5 record from Brazil (literally is marketable to Brazil) 
8. Amir Aliakbari 10-3 record from Iran (this dude was a badass wrestler in Rizin) 
9. Daniel James 12-6-1 record from USA 
10. Jae Woong yoon 3-3 record from South Korea last of his 2 wins were TKOs
11. Satoshi Ishii 
12. Rakim Cleveland 22-14 record from USA 
13. Matheus Scheffel 15-7 record from Brazil. 
14. Roque Martinez 
15. Ken Hasegawa 
16. Carlos Toyota 
17. Marcelo Golm 

* Edited at 02.05.2022, 12:59 AM ET *

MMAFan223
MMAFan223

02.21.2022 | 6:16 PM ET

Prediction Comments

Koike Erbst vs. Sasaki
Kleber Koike Erbst, SUB, R1
Give him a title fight! Thrilling fighter to watch.

Jakey1988
Jakey1988

02.23.2022 | 3:21 PM ET

Rizin does need to expand now. Covid is over

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