It was morning with many submissions topped off by arguably the best grappler on the card earning a rear-naked choke victory.
Kron Gracie, who fought MMA veteran Hideo Tokoro in the main event of Rizin FF 2, lived up to his family name by earning his earning his third straight submission victory. Facing the toughest test of his young career, Gracie handled the fight like a champ. The Brazilian controlled Tokoro on the ground for the majority of the fight, taking his back and constantly threatening with the rear-naked choke. But it was towards the end of the round when Gracie was able to sink in the choke.
In the main opening fight of the open-weight tournament, Mirko Cro Cop submitted Hyun Man Myung with an arm triangle in the first round. Cro Cop looked as sharp as ever, getting Myung to the ground and completely dominating him there. After the fight, Cro Cop asked for a trilogy fight with Wanderlei Silva and he got it. The fight was set up right in the center of the ring, and they’re now scheduled to fight for a third time on Dec. 29.
Additionally in the tournament, Kaito Hoovelson, Jiri Prochazka, Szymon Bajor, and Valentin Moldavsky outpointed their opponents, moving on the tournament, and Amir Aliakbari defeated Joao Almeida via technical knockout. Continue reading article.
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