All fighters make weight ahead of Rizin 19
Rizin 19 is set for Osaka tomorrow night and all the fighters on the card made weight. That means the quarter finals of the promotion’s Lightweight Grand Prix can go ahead as planned.
Johnny Case weighed in at 70.95kgs ahead of his fight with Roberto Satoshi Souza who tipped the scales at 70.7kgs. Patricky Freire and Tatsuya Kawajiri both came in at 70.9kgs ahead of their quarter final fight.
Luiz Gustavo weighed in at 70.55kgs ahead of his quarter final bout with Hiroto Uesako who was 70.8kgs. In the other tournament bout Tofiq Musayev weighed 70.6kgs while Damien Brown was very slightly heavier at 70.7kgs.
There will be 13 bouts on the Rizin 19 card. In the headliner reigning light heavyweight champion Jiri Prochazka takes on Fabio Maldonado in a catchweight contest with the former weighing 97.90kgs and the latter 99.85kgs.