Rizin FF 9 Grand-Prix Final Results

Rizin FF 9 took place earlier today in Japan and you can see all the results below.

Bantamweight grand-prix favorite Kyoji Horiguchi won the tournament with two stoppage victories in the space of just a few hours.

First came an arm-triangle choke submission against Manel Kape in the semi-finals, setting up a final with Shintaro Ishiwatari, who moved past Takafumi Otsuka by unanimous decision.

The two fighters then met in the main event of the show, with Horiguchi claiming a knockout victory over Ishiwatari in the second round.

Earlier, Kanna Asakura won the super-atomweight grand-prix final with a pair of submission victories against Maria Oliveira and Rena Kubota.

Mirko Cro Cop was also back in action and delivered a swift TKO stoppage against Tsuyoshi Kosaka, putting him down early with punches against the ropes and then feeding him ground and pound until the corner stoppage came just 62 seconds into the fight.

Check out all the results from Rizin FF 9 below.

Rizin FF 9 Results:

Kyoji Horiguchi def. Shintaro Ishiwatari via knockout (punch) in R2 (Bantamweight GP final)
Kanna Asakura def. Rena Kubota via submission (rear-naked choke) in R1 (Super-atomweight GP final)
Tenshin Nasukawa def. Yamato Fujita via knockout (knee) in R1 (Kick One Night Tournament final)
Mirko Cro Cop def. Tsuyoshi Kosaka via TKO (corner stoppage) in R1
Shinju Nozawa-Auclair def. Chelsea LaGrasse via submission (armbar) in R1
Yusuke Yachi def. Takanori Gomi via submission (triangle) in R1
Kanna Asakura def. Maria Oliveira via submission (armbar) in R2
Rena Kubota def. Irene Cabello Rivera via TKO (punches) in R1
Yamato Fujita def. Mitsuhisa Sunabe via knockout in R3
Tenshin Nasukawa def. Yuta Hamamoto via knockout (knee) in R2
Shintaro Ishiwatari def. Takafumi Otsuka via unanimous decision
Kyoji Horiguchi def. Manel Kape via submission (arm triangle choke) in R3

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