TAG: Rizin 3 2016 2nd Round

2016 MMA fight – Andy Souwer vs Kazuyuki Miyata – full fight Video Rizin FF 3

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-12-29, some good exchanges between Andy Souwer and Kazuyuki Miyata but it is not enough to get three stars: it gets two.

The former ISKA, WKA and two-time K-1 World Max champion Andy Souwer entered this fight with a pro mma record of 1-1-0 (1 knockout – but he has a kickboxing record of 160-19-1) while his opponent, Kazuyuki Miyata, has an official mma record of 14-9-0 (57% finishing rate). Souwer debuted in mma last year beating Yuichiro Nagashima (=Souwer vs Nagashima) but then he has lost to Daron Cruickshank in 2016 (=Souwer vs Cruickshank).Souwer vs Miyata is on the undercard of Mirko Cro Cop Filipovic vs Muhammed King Mo Lawal – “Rizin World Grand Prix 2016: 2nd Round”. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Szymon Bajor vs Valentin Moldavsky – full fight Video Rizin FF 3

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-12-29, fight not so exciting between Szymon Bajor and Valentin Moldavsky: it gets two stars.

Szymon Bajor entered this fight with a professional record of 16-6-0 (81% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.86 heavyweight in the world while his opponent, the undefeated Valentin Moldavsky, has a perfect record of 4-0-0 (75% submission victory rate – he has never won via ko/tko) and he entered as the No.87 in the same weight class. Both fighters have fought and won twice in 2016: Bajor has beat Jedrzej Mackowiak and Teodoras Aukstuolis while Moldavsky has won over Daniel Doerrer and Karl Albrektsson. Bajor vs Moldavsky is the quarter-final of the Rizin openweight Grand-Prix tournament; undercard of Mirko Cro Cop Filipovic vs Muhammed King Mo Lawal. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Heath Herring vs Amir Aliakbari – full fight Video Rizin FF 3

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3 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-12-29, good exchanges between Heath Herring and Amir Aliakbari: it gets three stars.

The former World Vale Tudo and Bas Rutten Invitational 3 Tournament champion Heath Herring (who replaces Shane Carwin) entered this fight with a mma record of 28-14-0 (82% finishing rate) while his opponent, the 2010 Greco-Roman wrestler world champion Amir Aliakbari, has a perfect record of 3-0-0 (100% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission). Herring is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since August 9, 2008 when he was defeated by Brock Lesnar. Herring vs Aliakbari is the quarter-final of the Rizin openweight Grand-Prix tournament; undercard of Mirko Cro Cop Filipovic vs Muhammed King Mo Lawal. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Baruto Kaito vs Tsuyoshi Kosaka – full fight Video Rizin FF 3

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1 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-12-29, boring fight between Baruto Kaito and Tsuyoshi Kosaka: it gets one star.

The undefeated former professional sumo wrestler Baruto Kaito (Kaido Hoovelson) entered this fight with a pro mma record of 2-0-0 (0 knockouts) while his opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and judo Tsuyoshi Kosaka (who replaces Jiri Prochazka), has a record of 27-18-2 (52% finishing rate). Baruto beat Peter Aerts in 2015 (=Aerts vs Baruto) and Kazuyuki Fujita in 2016 while Kosaka has fought just once since 2006, when he was defeated by Mark Hunt, winning over James Thompson. Baruto vs Kosaka is the quarter-final of the Rizin openweight Grand-Prix tournament; undercard of Mirko Cro Cop Filipovic vs Muhammed King Mo Lawal. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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2016 MMA fight – Mirko Cro Cop Filipovic vs King Mo Lawal – full fight Video Rizin FF 3

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2 Star RatingReview by AllTheBestFights.com: 2016-12-29, pretty good finish between Mirko Filipovic and King Mo Lawal but it is not enough to get three stars: it gets two.

The black belt in tae-kwon-do and former K-1 and Pride champion Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic entered this fight with a professional mma record of 32-11-2 (91% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.31 heavyweight in the world. He suffered his last loss when he faced Alexey Oleinik in 2013 (=Filipovic vs Oleinik), since then he has won four bouts beating Gabriel Gonzaga (=Gonzaga vs Filipovic 2) and Hyun Man Myung (=Cro Cop vs Myung).
His opponent, Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal (who replaces Wanderlei Silva), has an official record of 20-5-0 (65% ko/tko victory rate – he has never won via submission) and he entered as the No.13 in the same weight class. He has fought twice in 2016 losing to Phil Davis (=Davis vs Lawal) and winning over Satoshi Ishii (=Lawal vs Ishii). Cro Cop vs Lawal, main event of Rizin 3 2016 2nd Round, is the quarter-final of the Rizin openweight Grand-Prix tournament. Watch the video and rate this fight!

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