DEEP Jewels To Crown Inaugural Flyweight Champion With Eight-Woman Grand Prix

Japanese MMA promotion DEEP Jewels are planning to crown their first-ever flyweight champion, and they're going to use a tournament to do so. The promotion recently unveiled an eight-woman flyweight grand prix that will kick off in March, including a mix of veterans and prospects. The bracket is set to happen at DEEP Jewels 36, … Continue reading DEEP Jewels To Crown Inaugural Flyweight Champion With Eight-Woman Grand Prix

Teruto Ishihara Drops Decision To Kazuma Sone In Return To Shooto Japan

Teruto Ishihara lost in his return fight on Sunday, dropping a unanimous decision to Kazuma Sone on a Shooto Japan card at New Pier Hall in Tokyo, Japan. Teruto, who was being billed under his alias "Yashabo Ishihara," was competing for the first time since departing the UFC in 2019. Ishihara's UFC career resulted in … Continue reading Teruto Ishihara Drops Decision To Kazuma Sone In Return To Shooto Japan

Teruto Ishihara Set For Shooto Japan Return on January 31st

Former UFC fighter Teruto Ishihara, also known as Yashabo Ishihara, will make his return to action on a January 31st Shooto Japan card. While an opponent for Ishihara has not been revealed, his appearance was announced by the promotion on Wednesday. The fight will take place at the New Pier Hall in Tokyo, Japan, with … Continue reading Teruto Ishihara Set For Shooto Japan Return on January 31st

Tomo Maesawa Set To Have Retirement Bout Against Hikaru Aono At DEEP Jewels 30

DEEP Jewels Atomweight Champion Tomo Maesawa is set to have her retirement on October 31st when she faces Hikaru Aono at DEEP Jewels 30. The fight is set to headline a card from the New Pier Hall in Tokyo, Japan. The promotion announced the matchup on Wednesday. The fight will be Maesawa's second title defence … Continue reading Tomo Maesawa Set To Have Retirement Bout Against Hikaru Aono At DEEP Jewels 30