On Saturday, Nov. 11, ROAD Fighting Championship hosted its 44th event from the Hebei Gymnasium in Shijiazhuang, China.
In the night’s main event, popular Chinese heavyweight Aorigele returned against Pride FC legend Kazuyuki Fujita.
Elsewhere on the card, the $1 million tournament continued with four quarterfinal match-ups to determine the four semifinalists.
The event aired live at 3 a.m. ET on FITE TV via Combat Press.
Aorigele def. Kazuyuki Fujita by TKO (punches). Round 1
Shamil Zavurov def. Khuukhenkhuu Amartuvshin by unanimous decision – lightweight tournament quarterfinal
Ronys Torres def. Tom Santos by submission (armbar). Round 1 – lightweight tournament quarterfinal
Kota Shimoishi def. Yincang Bao by submission (armbar). Round 2 – lightweight tournament quarterfinal
Mansour Barnaoui def. Munguntsooj Nandin-Erdene by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1 – lightweight tournament quarterfinal
Yilan Sha def. Shunya Imai by TKO (strikes). Round 1
Lahan Wu def. Yichuan Wang by TKO. Round 1
Anding Ma def. Kiyoshi Kuwabara by unanimous decision
Emi Fujino def. Aline Sattelmayer by split decision
Ze Wu def. Xiaolong Wu by TKO (punches). Round 1, 3:09
Yuta Nezu vs. Baasankhuu Damlanpurev declared a draw
Zhenyue Huang def. Keisuke Iwata by TKO (strikes). Round 2, 4:01