Tenshin Nasukawa (Rizin FF)

RISE World Series 2019 Second Round Results: Tenshin Remains Unbeaten, Shiratori Bests Seksan

On Sunday, July 21, RISE held the semifinals of their 58 and 61-kilogram tournaments from the EDION Arena in Osaka, Japan, for RISE World Series 2019 Semi Final Round.

In the night’s main event, unbeaten Japanese phenom Tenshin Nasukawa moved on to the 58-kilogram tournament final with his second victory over former stadium champion Serkim PK.Saenchaimuaythaigym.

The main card aired live at 1:00 a.m. ET on FITE TV via Combat Press.


Tenshin Nasukawa def. Serkim PK Saenchaimuaythaigym by TKO (cut). Round 3 – 58-kilogram tournament semifinal
Shiro def. Rungkit Wor.Sanprapai by split decision (10-9, 9-10, 10-9) – 58-kilogram tournament semifinal
Genji Umeno def. Chan Hyeong Lee by unanimous decision (30-28, 29-28, 29-28) – 61-kilogram tournament semifinal
Taiju Shiratori def. Seksan Or.Kwanmuang by unanimous decision (30-26, 30-25, 30-25) – 61-kilogram tournament semifinal
Masahiko Suzuki def. Emanuele Tetti Menichelli by TKO (three knockdowns). Round 2, 1:28
Hector Santiago def. Yuki by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
Kento Haraguchi def. Lu Jun by knockout. Round 1, 1:07
Masahide Kudo def. Thalisson Gomes Ferreira by majority decision (29-28, 28-28, 29-28)
Kosei Yamada def. Tapruwan Hadesworkout by majority decision (29-28, 29-29, 29-28)
Kazuma Takahashi def. Shohei Asahara by unanimous decision (29-28×3)
Ryota Nakano def. Yuya by knockout. Round 1, 2:27
Ryuki def. Kan Nakamura by unanimous decision (30-28, 30-28, 30-27)
Keisuke Monguchi def. Naoki Yamada by unanimous decision (30-29×3)
Ryo Sato def. Kazuki Toshikawa by split decision (20-19, 19-20, 20-19)
Shoa Arii def. Yuki Hamada by unanimous decision (30-28, 30-28, 30-27)