Rizin puts on their first show ever from outside Japan on November 4. Rizin Landmark 7 will be live from Baku, Azerbaijan. Rizin Landmark 7 will have English commentary as always and the card will feature an international cornucopia of world-class fighters with many newcomers to the promotion.
You will see the Rizin featherweight title on the line as champion Vugar Karamov takes on challenger Chihiro Suzuki. In the co-main event, fan favorites will clash as Bellator’s Tofiq Musayev takes on former Deep lightweight champion Koji Takeda. There will also be a match with UAE featherweight champion Jaures Dea taking on Ilkhom Nazimov who has finished all but one of his fights. In a strawweight match, Anastasiya Svetkivska returns to look for her first win in the promotion when she takes on promotion newcomer and undefeated Farida Abdueva. There will also be a rematch between two big men when Quentin Domingos looks to avenge his loss to Shota Betlemidze. DWCS vet Nariman Abbasov will take on RCC vet Ali Abdulkhalikov. ACA vet Tural Ragimov will look to snap his 2 fight-losing streak when he takes on Road to UFC semi-finalist Kyung Pyo Kim.
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Main and Co-Main:
𝘍𝘦𝘢𝘵𝘩𝘦𝘳𝘸𝘦𝘪𝘨𝘩𝘵 𝘛𝘪𝘵𝘭𝘦 𝘔𝘢𝘵𝘤𝘩
— RIZIN FF English (@rizin_English) October 30, 2023
We wrote a short preview looking at 3 of the fights on the show.
Rizin Landmark 7 is available on Fite live with English commentary with a special start time at 9 a.m. ET/6 a.m. PT.
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Rizin Landmark 7 Results
Main Card (Fite 9 a.m. ET/6 a.m. PT)
Vugar Karamov (c) vs. Chihiro Suzuki for the Rizin featherweight championship
Tofiq Musayev def. Koji Takeda via TKO (punches) in 2:03 of Round 3
Ali Abdulkhalikov def. Nariman Abbasov via unanimous decision
Mehman Mamedov def. Ferit Göktepe via unanimous decision
Kyung Pyo Kim def. Tural Ragimov via TKO (punches) in :21 of Round 1
Anastasiya Svetkivska def. Farida Abdueva via submission (triangle armbar) in 4:20 of Round 1
Ilkhom Nazimov def. Jaures Dea via unanimous decision
Vladislav Rudnev def. Iliyar Askhanov via unanimous decision
Shota Betlemidze def. Quentin Domingos via TKO (injury) in 5:00 of Round 1
Hasan Mezhiev def, Konstantin Merkulov via submission (rear-naked choke) in 2:32 of Round 1