Floyd Mayweather will once again team up with RIZIN when he faces Mikuru Asakura on September 24th. The fight takes place in Japan’s Saitama Super Arena.
Mayweather turned pro in 1996 and won titles in the super featherweight, lightweight, super lightweight, welterweight and light middleweight divisions. With a perfect 50-0, Mayweather initially retired in 2015 after beating Andre Berto. Mayweather returned in 2017, defeating MMA star Conor McGregor via TKO.
Since then he has participated in numerous exhibition fights. In 2018, he teamed with RIZIN for the first time, defeating young kickboxing star Tenshin Nasukawa via TKO. Mayweather has also fought Logan Paul and former training partner Don Moore in unrated bouts.
Asakura, 29, made his pro MMA debut in 2012. As the RINGS Featherweight and Lightweight Champion, Asakura fought primarily for RIZIN. He’s on a two-fight win streak with promotion and has amassed a 16-3 record with one no-contest.
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The Sporting News has provided you with all the information you need to watch Sunday’s fight including the channel, time and fight card.
How to watch Floyd Mayweather vs Mikuru Asakura
- RIZIN Stream Pass, FITE.tv, PPV.com
The only way to watch Mayweather vs. Asakura is through the RIZIN Stream Pass, FITE.tv. and PPV.com.
Floyd Mayweather vs. Mikuru Asakura price: How much is the ticket?
According to FITE.tv, the fight between Mayweather and Asakura costs $29.99.
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What time does Floyd Mayweather vs. Mikuru Asakura smad today?
- Date: Saturday 24 Sept | Sunday 25 September (Australia)
- Start time: 11 p.m. ET | 3am GMT | 1 p.m. AEST
The exhibition match between Mayweather and Asakura will take place on September 24th. The expected start time of the Super RIZIN event is around 11:00 p.m. ET | 3am GMT | 1 p.m. AEST.
The event consists of two parts, with RIZIN 38 coming after the Mayweather fight.
Floyd Mayweather vs. Mikuru Asakura fight card
- Floyd Mayweather vs. Mikuru Asakura
- Kouzi versus Ray “Jizzy Mack” Sadeghi
- Nadaka Yoshinari vs Bandasak So Trakunpet
- Kota Miura vs Bunchuai Phonsungnoen
- Kyoji Horiguchi vs. Yuto Hokamura
- Seika Izawa vs Anastasiya Svetkivska
- Si Woo Park vs. Ayaka Hamasaki
- Hiromasa Ogikubo vs. Soo Chul Kim
- Kyohei Hagiwara versus Chihiro Suzuki
- Juri Ohara vs Luiz Gustavo
- Shoma Shibisai vs. Cally Gibrainn de Oliveira