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first_imgRizin FF Colby Covington rips ‘diva’ Robbie Lawler for leaving American Top Team over a photo Accessories Nightmare Matchup for UFC’s Biggest Stars Which is More Dangerous – MMA or Football? Top Contenders for Fight of the Year Dana White addresses contender status of Colby Covington, Leon Edwards, Corey Anderson Latest From MMA Warehouse ProMax 440 BJJ GI Timeline of Israel Adesanya’s Rapid Rise to UFC Contender Standard BJJ Gi More: Apparel Video: Aalon Cruz scores ridiculous jumping knee KO on Contender Series Lockdown duffle bag Gordon Ryan Competition Kitcenter_img MMA Fighting Standard Ranked Rashguard Brock Lesnar’s WWE Future After UFC Retirement Good Night Tee Gloves Sale More From Greatest Highlights of Anderson Silva’s Career Morning Report: Jorge Masvidal praises Conor McGregor: ‘The dude is a f*cking G, bro’ Latest From Our Partners One of the best kickboxers in K-1 history, Jerome LeBanner, will return to mixed martial arts later this month in Japan.The French super heavyweight, who hasn’t fought since 2010, is slated to face sumo specialist Kaido Hoovelson at Rizin Fighting Federation’s event on Dec. 31, the promotion announced Monday.LeBanner’s best days in MMA happened in 2005 and 2006, when he scored three straight knockout wins. He left the sport for four years, returning in 2010 and dropping to 3-2-1 with a decision loss to Satoshi Ishii. After that bout, LeBanner went back to kickboxing competition and racked up a 12-2-1 record with nine finishes.Hoovelson, who makes his mixed martial arts debut on Dec. 31, is a 6-foot-6, 425-pound super heavyweight with a 431-213-102 record in sumo.Rizin FF’s card on Dec. 31 will be headlined by heavyweight star Fedor Emelianenko, but the promotion has yet to announce his opponent. King Ryan Longsleeve Shirt ABC passes rule alteration to definition of grounded fighter Should Frankie Edgar finally fight at bantamweight? Coach Ricardo Almeida weighs inlast_img read more