Rizin 39 Ushiku vs. Tournament Information Koike Erbst

The main event is a featherweight title fight between champion Usyku and challenger Kleber.

The main feature of the Fukuoka tournament, which will be the first in about four years, is a title fight between reigning featherweight champion Juntaro Usiku, who will defend his second title, and Kleber Koike, who will challenge him in his first title shot.

It's been about a year since Ushiku won the Yutaka Saito belt in his first UPCOMING competition at the Yokohama tournament last October and won him by TKO. This time in Fukuoka he will face Kleber Koike, the demonic god of jiu-jitsu who has won all his fights in RIZIN.

Will the champion Usyk make a second defense, or will Kleber shine as the new champion, that is the question!

The co-main event will be Tsuyoshi Sudario, who is currently on a two-game winning streak against Janos Cukas of Hungary, who boasts a record of 7 wins in 7 pro matches and a 100% finish rate.

Rizin 39 card

Main card
Featherweight 66 kg Japan Juntaro Ushiku (c) vs. Japan Kleber Koike Erbst Featherweight Championship
Heavyweight 120 kg Japan Tsuyoshi Sudario vs. Romania Janos Csukas
Lightweight 71 kg Japan Yusuke Yachi vs. South Africa Boyd Allen
Lightweight 71 kg Japan Koji Takeda vs. United States Zach Zane

Preliminary Card
Catchweight 75 kg Japan Shinji Sasaki vs. Japan Sho Patrick Usami
Welterweight 77 kg Japan Daichi Abe vs. Japan Yukinari Tamura
Bantamweight 61 kg Japan Genji Umeno vs. Australia Trent Girdham Kickboxing
Featherweight 66 kg Japan Takahiro Ashida vs. Japan Hirotaka Nakada
Featherweight 66 kg Japan Yoshiki Nakahara vs. Japan Akira Haraguchi
Bantamweight 61 kg Japan Motonobu Tezuka vs. Azerbaijan Mehman Mammadov
Catchweight 57.5 kg Japan Shogo Kuriaki vs. Japan Kakeru Kickboxing
Catchweight 63 kg Japan REITO BRAVELY vs. Japan Koichiro Seki Kickboxing

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