ByStephen Adamson, writer at Creators.co
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Here's everything you need to know about Rizin Fighting Federation. Firstly the fights take place Tuesday and Thursday at Saitama Super Arena in Japan, near Tokyo. Bellator broadcast partner Spike has exclusive U.S. rights to the event.

And here are all the slated fights:

Tuesday

  • Shinya Aoki vs. Kazushi Sakuraba
  • Satoshi Ishii vs. Jiri Prochazka – heavyweight tournament opening round
  • Vadim Nemkov vs. Goran Reljic – heavyweight tournament opening round
  • Teodoras Aukstuolis vs. Bruno Cappelozza – heavyweight tournament opening round
  • Muhammed Lawal vs. Brett McDermott – heavyweight tournament opening round
  • Valentin Moldavsky vs. Yuta Uchida – heavyweight tournament alternate fight
  • Daiki Hata vs. Hiroyuki Takaya
  • Kizaemon Saiga vs. Hideo Tokoro
  • A.J. Matthews vs. Anatoly Tokov
  • Felipe Efrain vs. Yuki Motoya
  • Kirill Sidelnikov vs. Carlos Toyota
  • Tsuyoshi Kohsaka vs. James Thompson

Thursday

  • TBA vs. TBA – heavyweight tournament final
  • Fedor Emelianenko vs. Jaideep Singh
  • Kron Gracie vs. Asen Yamamoto
  • Kaido Hoovelson vs. Jerome LeBanner
  • Yuichiro Nagashima vs. Andy Souwer
  • Gabi Garcia vs. Seini Draughn
  • Soo Chul Kim vs. Maike Linhares Galvao Amorim
  • Ken Hasegawa vs. Brennan Ward
  • TBA vs. TBA – heavyweight tournament semifinals
  • TBA vs. TBA – heavyweight tournament semifinals
  • Rena Kubota vs. Jleana Valentino

(Via: MMAJunkie)