RIZIN today revealed the match ups for the three women’s mixed martial arts (MMA) bouts slated for the highly-anticipated Grand Prix event in Tokyo, including the return of ninth-degree Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Gabi Garcia against fellow unbeaten prospect — and professional football standout — Destanie Yarbrough.
Event: RIZIN: “World Grand Prix 2016” Opening Round
Date: Sun., Sept. 25, 2016
Location: Tokyo, Japan
RIZIN: “World Grand Prix 2016” Main Event:
Open Weight Tournament Bout: Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic vs. TBA
Other Scheduled RIZIN: “World Grand Prix 2016” Matches:
Open Weight Tournament Bout: Kazuyuki Fujita vs. TBA
Open Weight Tournament Bout: Baruto Kaito vs. TBA
Lightweight: Daron Cruickshank vs. Andy Souwer
Heavyweight: Gabi Garcia vs. Destanie Yarbrough
Strawweight: Kanako Murata vs. Kyra Batara
Weight TBD: Rena Kubota vs. Miyuu Yamamoto
Weight TBD: Asen Yamamoto vs. Kizaemon Saiga
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Source:: mma mania