TOKYO – RIZIN FIGHTING FEDERATION announced that the tickets for the upcoming RIZIN.13 event has sold out all of the tickets except for a few remaining VIP seats. The promotion has previously announced 11 fights out of 12 scheduled fights where the Super fight between Kyoji Horiguchi and Tenshin Nasukawa will face off in a kickboxing bout.
This fight has gathered immediate attention and the reports say that over 10,000 tickets were sold within 24 hours of tickets going on sale. Chairman Nobuyuki Sakakibara released a statement via twitter saying that “Following the SRS seats, the S seats and A seats have sold out. We will be adding more A seats and this will be the last chance to purchased them.”
This will be the promotion’s first time selling out the scheduled venue before the event, and with more than 2 weeks to go, RIZIN FF looks to set their new attendance record, gathering over 20,000 spectators at the Saitama Super Arena. The ceiling of the Arena will be raised at the Saitama Super Arena for the first time since for a MMA event since 2011 new Year’s Eve’s “Genkidesuka” event.
International tickets can be purchased at www.stubhub.com The event will be streamed LIVE on FITE.TV.
Tenshin Nasukawa vs Kyoji Horiguchi [Kick Boxing]
Taiga vs Kento Haraguchi [Kick Boxing]
Ayaka Hamasaki vs Mina Kurobe
Kai Asakura vs Topnoi Tiger Muay Thai
Mikuru Asakura vs Karshyga Dauitbek
Andy Nguyen vs Miyuu Yamamoto
Daron Cruickshank vs Diego Brandao
Mitsuhisa Sunabe vs Haruo Ochi
Yusaku Nakamura vs Manel Kape
Mirko Crocop vs Roque Martinez
Jiri Prochazka vs Jake Heun
Doors open at 1:30PM with Opening Ceremony at 3:00PM on Sunday September 30th 2018 at the Saitama Super Arena.
Roberto Villa is the CEO, Founder, Executive Writer, Senior Editor of FightBook MMA. Has a passion for Combat Sports and also a podcast host for Sitting Ringside. He’s also a former MMA fighter and Kickboxer.
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