“RIZIN World Grand Prix 2017: 2nd Round” takes place December 29 from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.
One of the featured bouts of the event is a women’s openweight showdown between number-one ranked heavyweight, Gabi Garcia, and 53-year-old Shinobu Kandori.
Ahead of the event, both women have hit the scales. Take a look at the official weigh-in results below:
Gabi Garcia (236.94 lbs) vs. Shinobu Kandori (162.25 lbs)
After hearing about Garcia’s failure to make the 209-pound limit, Kandori screamed at her before storming off the stage. Rizin president Nobuyuki Sakakibara spoke about possibly cancelling the contest, but no official announcement has been made as of yet.
“RIZIN Fighting World Grand Prix 2017: 2nd Round” takes place this Friday December 29 from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The event will be aired live on pay-per-view via FITE TV at 1am EST (early morning of Friday).