RISE 145 Results: Tanaka, Yamada Leave with Belts

Rob Tatum Assistant Editor

On Saturday, Jan. 30, RISE returned to Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan, for RISE 145.

In the night’s main event, the promotion’s 63-kilogram title was on the line as champion Hideki Sasaki met challenger Naoki Tanaka.

Gold was also on the line in the co-main event as Kosei Yamada and Takumi Sanekata faced off for the 65-kilogram belt.


The event aired live on Abema TV (Japan) at 2:45 a.m. ET.

Naoki Tanaka def. Hideki Sasaki by unanimous decision – for 63-kilogram title
Kosei Yamada def. Takumi Sanekata by unanimous decision – for 65-kilogram title
Masahide Kudo def. Takuma Ota by unanimous decision
Masaki Takeuchi def. Keisuke Monguchi by unanimous decision
Tomohiro Kitai def. Sho Ogawa by unanimous decision
Koki Osaki def. Kyosuke by TKO (calf kick). Round 2, 0:37
Haruka Asai def. Raika Emiko by unanimous decision
Kenta def. Takemi Hasegawa by unanimous decision