RIZIN 15 Primer: The Asakura Brothers Weigh-In on Upcoming Bouts, Reflect on Street Fighting Days
In advance of RIZIN 15, the promotion's released a very compelling video featuring the Asakura brothers, who open up about troubled times they had in the past, particularly Mikuru.
RIZIN’s next card will take place in a couple of weeks time on April 22nd, and it will feature both of the Asakura brothers in action. If you’re not familiar with them, well, you should check out the video below.
Mikuru Asakura (8-2) is 26-year’s old and at RIZIN 15, he’ll take on the undefeated prospect, Luiz Gustavo (9-0). Kai Asakura (7-1), meanwhile, is the younger brother at 25, and he’s going to face UFC vet Ulka Sasaki at the event.
In the latest episode of RIZIN “Confessions”, the Japanese fighters reflect on their street fighting days, their youth, and weigh-in on their brother’s respective opponents.