Leading Japanese promotion Rizin Fighting Federation has today announced some exciting female addition’s to its upcoming end of year card which is sure to wet fans appetite.
Rizin officially announced that former UFC and Invicta FC fighter Cindy Dandois will make her promotional debut next month at the Saitama Super Arena in Japan.
After suffering a loss to fellow UFC and Invicta veteran Alexis Davis last April, the 33-year old Deurne, Belgium native, who is one of the country’s premiere WMMA exports will take on new Japanese star “King” Reina Miura.
With a victories against Crystal Stokes, Jazzy Gabert and Young Ji Kim, Reina is looking to add another victory in her undefeated record with seven fight win streak.
The bout is set to be added to a card which also features the semi-finals of the Woman’s Atomweight Tournament, the Men’s Bantamweight tourney quarter-finals, and an all-european bout which pits Czech fighter Jiri Prochaszka against top Swedish prospect Karl Albrektsson.
Another named added to the promotions annual NYE show is that of american/japanese prospect, Shinju Nqzawa-Auclair who will look to add to the victory on her professional debut last July.
In her sophomore outing the 24-year old will face off against fellow countrywoman Chelsea LaGrasse in rematch of amateur bout, in which Auclair was disqualified after a illegal high kick.