On Monday, Sept. 16, RISE traveled to Chiba, Japan, for the RISE World Series 2019 Final Round, which featured two tournament finals in the 61-kilogram and 58-kilogram divisions.
In the night’s main event, the RISE 58-kilogram world series was decided when undefeated Japanese kickboxing phenom Tenshin Nasukawa met Shiro.
In the co-main event, top-ranked 61-kilogram competitor Taiju Shiratori knocked out former Rajadamnern stadium champion Genji Umeno in the first round.
Also, RISE champions collided when 53-kilogram titleholder Toki Tamaru faced 55-kilogram champion Masahiko Suzuki.
The event aired live at 12:45 a.m. ET on Fite TV and Abema TV (Japan).
Tenshin Nasukawa def. Shiro by unanimous decision (30-28, 30-29, 30-28) – 58-kilogram tournament final
Taiju Shiratori def. Genji Umeno by knockout (left straight). Round 1 – 61-kilogram tournament final
Masahiko Suzuki def. Toki Tamaru by extra round unanimous decision (10-9×3)
Kento Haraguchi def. Chanhyeong Lee by unanimous decision (30-27×3)
Serkim PK Saenchaimuaythaigym def. Nikita Sapun by knockout (left body kick). Round 1, 2:30
Thalisson Gomes Ferreira def. Yoshihisa Marimoto by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-28, 29-28)
Black Panther Beynoah def. Tapruwan Hadesworkout by extra round unanimous decision (10-8×3)
Hideki def. Tatsuya Inaishi by unanimous decision (29-28×3)
Naoki def. Yoshimichi Matsumoto by unanimous decision (29-28)
Yuki Kyotani def. Azusa Kaneko by knockout (punches). Round 2, 2:09
Koto Hiraoka def. Momoka by extra round split decision (10-9, 9-10, 10-9)
Riri Nasukawa def. Mari Kamikariya by knockout (right high kick). Round 2
Kakushi Takagi vs. Hirokatsu Miyagi ends in a draw (29-29, 29-30, 29-29)
Shoji Saito def. Kensaku Oishi by unanimous decision (30-28×3)
Hiroki Arai def. Kenta Tanoue by knockout (body kick). Round 2, 1:45