On Sunday, June 17, RISE held its 125th event from the Makuhari Messe Event Hall in Chiba City, Japan.

In the night’s main event, Japanese combat sports prodigy Tenshin Nasukawa met one of his toughest challengers yet, Thailand’s Rodtang Jitmuangnon, who recently signed to fight for ONE Championship.

The event featured a one-night qualifying tournament to compete in an upcoming Rizin Fighting Federation kickboxing event. The four-man tournament featured RIZIN veteran Yamato Fujita, Momotaro, Kento Haraguchi and Miyazaki Shuto.

Elsewhere on the card, former K-1 Koshien champion Hiroya fought MMA fighter and former Dream featherweight champion Hiroyuki Takaya.

The event aired live at 2 a.m. ET on GYAO! (Japan). Check back following the event for the full results.

Tenshin Nasukawa def. Rodtang Jitmuangnon by extra round decision
Masahide Kudo def. Yoshihisa Morimoto by extra round decision
Kento Haraguchi def. Shuto Miyazaki by unanimous decision
Bader Ferdaous def. Kengo Shimizu by knockout (punches). Round 3, 0:59
Chang Hyeong Lee def. Hikaru Machida by unanimous decision
Hiroya def. Hiroyuki Takaya by knockout. Round 3, 0:59
Hiroki def. Hiroshi Nozube by knockout. Round 4, 1:20
Miyazaki Shuto def. Yamato Fujita by unanimous decision – road to Rizin kickboxing tournament
Kento Haraguchi def. Momotaro by unanimous decision – road to Rizin kickboxing tournament

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Zach Aittama
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Zach Aittama became a fan of martial arts at an early age. Hooked on the sport after one experience, Zach started training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Muay Thai as a teenager. Watching the sport only increased his interest, building a fascination for combat sports around the globe. Years of training and amateur bouts later, Zach continues to train while working and attending school full-time. Zach started writing for Fight Sport Asia in 2014 and joined the Combat Press staff in July of 2015.

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