On Sunday, the news broke that undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr has agreed to debut for kickboxing promotion RIZIN FF against Tenshin Nasukawa inside Tokyo Japan’s Saitama Super Arena on New Years Eve.
Mayweather Jr. has talked about moving to MMA and fighting numerous stars in the UFC like Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and a potential rematch with Conor McGregor. Nasukawa is an undefeated fighter who is surely going to be a test for Mayweather Jr.
For those that don’t know, Tenshin Nasukawa is a legit, undefeated 20-year-old phenom. He just beat MMA fighter KyojI Horiguchi in a kickboxing match. He just said he doesn’t know the rules either.
— Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) November 5, 2018
In the Boxing world, Mayweather Jr is 50-0, while in the Kickboxing world, Nasukawa is 27-0 and 4-0 in MMA. The rules and weight class will be situated over the next few weeks, but what everyone wants to know is if be MMA rules will be implemented.
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