South Korean giant Hong-Man Choi before one of his fights at K-1, the world's biggest 'strikeout' event. (Courtesy K-1 Japan Group).

"David" wins Techno Goliath at Angel's Fighting Championship 12

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Grachan chief Hiroyuki Iwasaki (left) with JUST MMA president Andrew Chan. (Courtesy: Hiroyuki Iwasaki | Gachan | Andrew Chan | JUST MMA).

Japanese show Grachan signs partnership with JUST MMA

The partnerships between MMA promotions are becoming a hot topic this year, thanks to some initiatives by

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Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta, billionaires and casino owners in Las Vegas, were responsible for the UFC's success. (Courtesy | Credits: © AFP / Jason Merritt / Forbes).

Dana White plans to expand her business to the NFL in partnership with the Fertitta brothers

Main promotion of mixed martial arts in the world today, the UFC would not exist today if it were not for the brothers

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Rin Nakai was in top form in Deep Jewels. The fight marked his return to MMA. (Courtesy | Credits: Akihito Tatematsu | Gong Kakutogi).

[DEEP JEWELS] Rin Nakai wins by TKO on his return to MMA

Japanese MMA veteran Rin Nakai (Shuto Dojo Shikoku) returns to the scene after a year and four months.

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Former RIZIN athlete Kanako Murata made a good impression on his debut at Invicta FC. (Courtesy of Dave Mandel Invicta FC).

Kanako Murata wins Liana Pirosin in his debut in Invicta FC 35

Japan's Kanako Murata was in action at Invicta FC 35 on Friday night, facing Liana "Li" Pirosin in

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Sandro Viera during the weighing of the Cyborg Nation, an event of MMA promoted by the consecrated UFC athlete, Cris Cyborg. (Courtesy | Credits: 1 Round).

Sandro Vieira fighter announces his next battles

An internationally respected athlete, Sandro Vieira da Silva (36 years old) has already won excellent titles at major events that

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Angela Lee, Eddie Alvarez and Demetrious Johnson. The largest Asian MMA organization is poised to open offices in New York and Los Angeles this summer. (Courtesy | credits: ONE Championship).

ONE Championship officially kicks off US invasion

The ONE Championship will promote another event in Tokyo, Japan, already scheduled for October 13.

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Dutee Chand: "They have told me to marry a man and have children." Photo: Jewel Samad / AFP / Getty Images

Dutee Chand, the first openly gay athlete of India, is deserted from her home

Defenders of India's first openly gay athlete fear for their safety after their sexual

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Former UFC flyweight Ulka Sasaki is confirmed to make his return to the ring of Rizin 17. (courtesy: disclosure).

Three confirmed fights for Rizin 17 in July

After the last show of Rizin held yesterday were announced two more shows of the franchise, and Rizin 17,

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In a "champion-vs.-champion" fight in the Rizin 16 'card, Ayaka Hamasaki beat Jinh Yu Frey for the second time. (Courtesy | credits: @RIZINFF).

Results of Rizin 16 held on Sunday (2 June) in Kobe, Japan

Japan's largest MMA franchise today, the Rizin Fighting Federation held its second 2019 event on Sunday

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The ambassadors of the 2020 Olympic torch relay, left, Mikio Date, Takeshi Tomizawa, Satomi Ishihara, Aki Taguchi and Tadahiro Nomura pose for a ceremony in Tokyo on Saturday morning. Yomiuri Shimbun

Olympic torch relay will occur 857 counties in 121 days

The Olympic torch relay will go through a total of 857 counties across the country in a period of

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The Battlefield 2 "poster" features a rematch between veteran American Shannon Ritch and Chinese Wenbo Liu. (Courtesy: 2 Battlefield Disclosure).

Rematch Wenbo Liu vs. Shannon Ritch at Battlefield 2 in Macau

Battlefield FC is back in the business of mixed martial arts. The organization of MMA originating in South Korea

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Toru Ogawa celebrates his victory over Mamoru Yamaguchi in the co-main event of Pancrase 305. (Courtesy: Akihito Tatematsu).

Yuki Kondo wins trilogy with Akihiro Gono at Pancrase 305

On Sunday, 26 in May, Pancrase held its 305 event at the Studio Coast in Tokyo, Japan. One of the highlights

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Rin Nakai has already been champion of the women's "open weight" tournament promoted by the Japanese organization Valkyrie. (Courtesy: Rin Nakai personal archive).

Rin Nakai returns to MMA on Deep Jewels 24 in June

Rin Naki was born on October 22 1986 in Matsuyama, Ehime, Japan. She is a professional athlete specializing in

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One of Japan's top female stars Rena Kubota will be fighting on Bellator 222. (Courtesy | credits: @RIZINFF).

Rizin star will fight on a cross-promotion in Bellator 222

After announcing that the rematch between Kyoji Horiguchi (27-2) and Darrion Caldwell (13-1)

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Chatri Sityodtong and Dana White. (Courtesy: credits of Brandon Magnus / Zuffa LLC / Zuffa LLC via Getty Images and ONE Championship).

ONE and UFC dispute the world's leading combat sports

With the demise of Pride FC in the distant year of 2007, the mixed martial arts scene shifted to the

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Weili Zhang - a "top" of the female straw weight - is expected to attend the UFC debut show in the city of Shenzhen. (Courtesy credits: Ultimate Fighting Championship).

UFC announces premiere event in China city on August 31

The UFC has announced that its next event in China will take place on August 31 at the Shenzhen Universiade Sports Center

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The knockout suffered by the former UFC in 29 seconds of the 1 round was the fastest in the history of the average weight in the ONE. (Courtesy | credits: ONE Championship).

Sage Northcutt is knocked out by Cosmo Alexandre in ONE: "Enter the Dragon"

This Friday, in Singapore, in the 96 edition of ONE Championship, named One: "Enter the Dragon", we witnessed

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