Top MMA News’ Don Wilson talks to Nick Denis about his recent injury, his future with WRECK MMA, and his status with Sengoku.
In Sengoku action from Tokyo last night, Jorge Santiago retained his Middleweight belt in a rematch with Mamed Khalidov. Khalidov TKO’d Santiago in a non-title bout at Sengoku 11, but this time Santiago was victorious with his belt on the line. In Canadian action, Nick Denis returned to Featherweight to fight Yuji Hoshino. Hoshino won […]
Canada’s number one bantamweight, Nick Denis, will be returning to Japan on March 7. On the Sengoku 12 card, Denis will move up to Featherweight to face Yuji Hoshino. Denis, who recently beat Sean Quinn at Wreck MMA, told Top MMA News this recent update. Hoshino has a record of 16-7-7 and lost to Marlon […]
Date: March 7, 2010 Location: Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan TV: HDNet Tickets: Sengoku Raiden Championship Roster Jorge Santiago vs. Mamed Khalidov *** for Sengoku Middleweight title Nick Denis vs. Yuji Hoshino Maximo Blanco vs. TBA Wilson Reis vs. Yuji Hoshino Kyung Ho Kang vs. Shigeki Osawa
Gary Goodridge is heading to Japan to fight at the New Year’s Dynamite 2009 card. His rumoured opponent is Gegard Mousasi, the Strikeforce Light-Heavyweight champion and former DREAM Middlewight champion. While its nice to see Big Daddy get a pay cheque, one has to wonder at some of the Japanese matchups. Mousasi has not lost […]
Sengoku 11th battle was a night of upsets, favourites Hatsu Hioki and Jorge Santiago both lost their bouts. Hioki was defeated by Featherweight Grand Prix champion Michihiro Omigawa by Split Decision. Middleweight champion Jorge Santiago was TKO’d in the first round by Mamed Khalidov. It was a non-title fight so Santiago did retain his belt. […]
Date: November 7, 2009 Location: Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan Broadcast: HDNet RESULTS: http://topmmanews.com/2009/11/07/sengoku-results-hioki-santiago-upset/ Sengoku 11th Battle Lineup Hatsu Hioki vs. Michihiro Omigawa *** for Featherweight title Mamed Khalidov vs. Jorge Santiago *** non-title fight Yuji Hoshino vs. Marlon Sandro Ronnie “Ushiwaka” Mann vs. Shigeki Osawa Eiji Mitsuoka vs. Kazunori Yokota Satoru Kitaoka vs. Jorge […]
With a record of 19-2, Dan Hornbuckle has quietly become a dominant Welterweight prospect outside of the UFC. With this win over Nick “The Goat” Thompson, Hornbuckle is within reach of the Sengoku Welterweight belt. MMA fans need to follow Hornbuckle, he is going places.
Here are the quick results from Segoku 10: Antz Nansen defeats Hiroshi Izumi via TKO (strikes) in Round 1, 2:56 Antonio Silva submits Jim York via Arm-Triangle Choke in Round 1, 3:51 Makoto Takimoto defeats Jae Sun Lee via Unanimous Decision Kazunori Yokota defeats Ryan Schultz via KO (Punch) in Round 1, 2:31 Fabio Silva defeats […]
Date: September 23, 2009 Location: Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan Broadcast: HDNet RESULTS: http://topmmanews.com/2009/09/23/sengoku-10th-battle-results-doerksen-victorious/ Sengoku 10 Lineup Ryan Schultz vs. Kazunori Yokota Maximo Blanco vs. Tetsuya Yamada Joe Doerksen vs. Takenori Sato Dan Hornbuckle vs. Nick Thompson Ryo Kawamura vs. Fabio Silva Baek Woo Hyun vs. Ikuo Usuda Kim Ki Hyun vs. Shigeki Osawa […]