Original article from wmmarankings.com
Andy “The CrAsian” Nguyen, will return to Japan and enter the Rizin Fighting Federation Atomweight Grand-Prix. Reports are. That the Grand Prix is scheduled to begin in October with the Final taking place during the Big New Year’s show.
The King of the Cage Atomweight Champion is no stranger to the Rizin ring. She stormed onto the Asian MMA scene last December with a first round armbar submission on Miyu Yamamoto.
Since that fight. Andy returned to the U.S. and defended her title against Bi Nguyen in an all out battle that has fans asking for a third fight. Maybe Rizin will reach out and try to set that match up in the Grand-Prix? No matter who she faces in the tournament, The Champ is excited and looking forward to doing battle again for the Japanese promotion.
Andy is on a 3 fight win streak and told the wmmarankings site that she expects to defend her King of the Cage title before the Grand-Prix. Possibly around the end of July to August.