1999 in Fighting Network Rings

The year 1999 is the fifth year in the history of Fighting Network Rings, a mixed martial arts promotion based in Japan. In 1999 Fighting Network Rings held 12 events beginning with, Rings Holland: Judgement Day.

1999 in Fighting Network Rings
Information
First dateFebruary 7, 1999
Last dateDecember 22, 1999
Events
Total events12
Fights
Total fights97
Title fights1
Chronology
1998 in RINGS 1999 in Fighting Network Rings 2000 in RINGS

Title fightsEdit

Title fights in 1999
Weight class Method Round Time Event Notes
Openweight Kiyoshi Tamura def. Tariel Bitsadze (c) Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 9:19 Rings: Rise 3rd [a]

Events listEdit

# Event Title Date Arena Location
37 Rings: King of Kings 1999 Block B December 22, 1999 Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium Osaka, Japan
36 Rings: King of Kings 1999 Block A October 28, 1999 Yoyogi National Stadium Gym 2 Tokyo, Japan
35 Rings: Rings Georgia October 8, 1999 Georgia
34 Rings: Rise 5th August 19, 1999 Japan
33 Rings: Rise 4th June 24, 1999 Japan
32 Rings Holland: The Kings of the Magic Ring June 20, 1999 Vechtsebanen Sport Hall Utrecht, Netherlands
31 Rings: Rise 3rd May 22, 1999 Japan
30 Rings: Rise 2nd April 23, 1999 Japan
29 Rings: Rise 1st March 20, 1999 Japan
28 Rings Australia: NR 3 March 7, 1999 Alexandra Hills Hotel Australia
27 Rings: Final Capture February 21, 1999 Japan
26 Rings Holland: Judgement Day February 7, 1999 Sport Hall Zuid Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

Rings Holland: Judgement DayEdit

Rings Holland: Judgement Day[1] was an event held on February 7, 1999, at The Sport Hall Zuid in Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands.

ResultsEdit

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Dick Vrij def. Zane Frazier KO (Punch) 1 2:34
Gilbert Yvel def. Big Mo T KO (Flying Knee) 1 1:59
Joop Kasteel def. Henk Kuipers KO (Palm Strikes) 1 0:52
Ricardo Fyeet def. Tjerk Vermanen TKO (Elbow Injury) 1 1:10
Richard Plug def. Gerard van Wijk Submission (Scarf Hold Armlock) 2 1:01
Jerrel Venetiaan def. Dave van der Veen TKO (Punches) 2 2:40
Sander Thonhauser def. Joe Akano TKO (Punches) 2 0:00
Brian Lo-A-Njoe vs. Alfred Neef Draw 3 3:00
Rick Rootlieb def. Adrian Wild Submission (Kneebar) 1 1:55
Jeffrey Heijm vs. Youssef Akhnikh Draw 3 3:00

Rings: Final CaptureEdit

Rings: Final Capture[2] was an event held on February 21, 1999, in Japan.

ResultsEdit

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Alexander Karelin def. Akira Maeda Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Kiyoshi Tamura def. Valentijn Overeem Submission (Arm Bar) 1 6:08
Ricardo Morais def. Hiromitsu Kanehara Decision 5 5:00
Sean Alvarez def. Wataru Sakata Decision 3 5:00
Magomedkhan Gamzatkhanov def. Nikolai Zouev Submission 1 4:49
Yoshihisa Yamamoto def. Andrei Kopylov Submission 1 6:55
Yasuhito Namekawa def. Ryuki Ueyama Decision 3 5:00

Rings Australia: NR 3Edit

Rings Australia: NR 3[3] was an event held on March 7, 1999, at The Alexandra Hills Hotel in Australia.

ResultsEdit

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Chris Haseman def. Dick Vrij Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 1 5:17
Mick Cutajar def. Al Reynish KO 1 4:02
Ryuki Ueyama def. Dennis Kefalinos Submission (Knee Bar) 1 4:40
Tim Thomas vs. Brad Aird Draw 1 10:00
Maynard Marcum def. Kevin Carey Decision 1 10:00
Hans Nijman def. Danny Higgins Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 1 5:46
D Man vs. Cam Herbert Draw 1 10:00
Joe Perry vs. Stuart Ashby Draw 1 10:00
Corey Lang def. Kevin Thompson Decision 1 10:00
Barney Cook def. Shaun Price TKO 1 7:11

Rings: Rise 1stEdit

Rings: Rise 1st[4] was an event held on March 20, 1999, in Japan.

ResultsEdit

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Kiyoshi Tamura def. Hiromitsu Kanehara Submission (Armbar) 3 0:14
Mikhail Ilyukhin def. Randy Couture Submission (Kimura) 1 7:43
Yoshihisa Yamamoto def. Valentijn Overeem Submission (Armbar) 1 2:40
Masayuki Naruse def. Dave van der Veen Submission (Achilles Lock) 1 7:36
Borislav Jeliazkov def. Wataru Sakata Submission (Scarf Hold) 1 8:28
Chris Haseman def. Yasuhito Namekawa Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) 1 7:42

Rings: Rise 2ndEdit

Rings: Rise 2nd[5] was an event held on April 23, 1999, in Japan.

ResultsEdit

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Frank Shamrock vs. Kiyoshi Tamura Draw 1 20:00
Gilbert Yvel def. Tsuyoshi Kosaka TKO (Doctor Stoppage) 1 14:58
Yoshihisa Yamamoto def. Joop Kasteel TKO (Palm Strikes) 1 7:32
Chris Haseman def. Masayuki Naruse Submission (Kimura) 1 8:18
Zaza Tkeshelashvili def. Sander Thonhauser TKO (5 Lost Points) 1 4:02
Lee Hasdell def. Ryuki Ueyama DQ (Eye Gouging) 1 4:18

Rings: Rise 3rdEdit

Rings: Rise 3rd[6] was an event held on May 22, 1999, in Japan.

ResultsEdit

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Openweight Kiyoshi Tamura def. Tariel Bitsadze (c) Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 9:19 [a]
Yoshihisa Yamamoto def. Tsuyoshi Kosaka TKO (Palm Strikes) 3 0:41
Mikhail Ilyukhin def. Joop Kasteel Submission (Achilles Lock) 1 9:40
Magomedkhan Gamzatkhanov def. Masayuki Naruse Submission (Armbar) 1 4:26
Valentijn Overeem def. Hiromitsu Kanehara TKO (Corner Stoppage) 1 4:35
Yasuhito Namekawa def. Sara Umer Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 3:09

Rings Holland: The Kings of the Magic RingEdit

Rings Holland: The Kings of the Magic Ring[7] was an event held on June 20, 1999, at The Vechtsebanen Sport Hall in Utrecht, Netherlands.

ResultsEdit

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Gilbert Yvel def. Semmy Schilt KO (Punches) 2 4:45
Rodney Glunder vs. Melvin Manhoef Draw 2 5:00
Big Mo T def. Sander MacKilljan KO (Punch) 1 1:39
Ricardo Fyeet NC. Jerrel Venetiaan No Contest 1 1:08
Piet van Gammeren def. Peter Verschuren Decision (Unanimous) 3 3:00
Dave Scott def. Gerard van Wijk KO (Punch) 1 2:01
Renaldo Rijkhoff def. Rick Holshuizen KO (Punch) 2 1:12
Richard Plug def. Rick Rootlieb Submission (Smother) 2 2:22
Jeffrey Heijm def. Rogier van Eck Submission (Armbar) 2 2:57
Arie Maigret def. Marcus Hapi KO (Punch) 2 0:54

Rings: Rise 4thEdit

Rings: Rise 4th[8] was an event held on June 24, 1999, in Japan.

ResultsEdit

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Kiyoshi Tamura vs. Yoshihisa Yamamoto Draw 3 5:00
Joop Kasteel def. Tariel Bitsadze Submission (Keylock) 1 6:01
Zaza Tkeshelashvili def. Magomedkhan Gamzatkhanov Decision (Unanimous) 3 10:00
Hiromitsu Kanehara def. Masayuki Naruse Decision (Unanimous) 3 10:00
Wataru Sakata def. Borislav Jeliazkov Submission (Armbar) 1 6:49
Yasuhito Namekawa def. Minoru Toyonaga Submission (Guillotine Choke) 1 9:51
Ryuki Ueyama def. Willie Peeters TKO (Lost Points) 3 3:05

Rings: Rise 5thEdit

Rings: Rise 5th[9] was an event held on August 19, 1999, in Japan.

ResultsEdit

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Kiyoshi Tamura def. Joop Kasteel Submission (Armbar) 2 2:17
Tsuyoshi Kosaka def. Gilbert Yvel Technical Decision (Lost Points) 1 8:17
Hiromitsu Kanehara def. Wataru Sakata Decision (Lost Points) 3 5:00
Lee Hasdell def. Ricardo Fyeet Submission (Toe Hold) 2 5:01
Chris Haseman def. Willie Peeters Submission (Kneebar) 1 3:13
Ryuki Ueyama def. Yasuhito Namekawa Decision (Lost Points) 3 5:00

Rings: Rings GeorgiaEdit

Rings: Rings Georgia[10] was an event held on October 8, 1999, in Georgia.

ResultsEdit

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Bakouri Gogitidze def. Mikhail Ilyukhin Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 1 5:07
Tskhadaze Zaouri def. Dimitre Petkov KO 1 3:21
Zaza Tkeshelashvili def. Magomedkhan Gamzatkhanov KO 1 7:08
Tariel Bitsadze def. Joop Kasteel TKO 1 4:11
Koba Tkeshelashvili def. Yasuhito Namekawa Submission (Rear Naked Choke) 1 6:15

Rings: King of Kings 1999 Block AEdit

Rings: King of Kings 1999 Block A[11] was an event held on October 28, 1999, at The Yoyogi National Stadium Gym 2 in Tokyo, Japan.

ResultsEdit

King of Kings 1999 Block A Round of 16
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Mikhail Ilyukhin def. Brad Kohler Submission (armbar) 1 2:16
Dan Henderson def. Hiromitsu Kanehara Decision (majority) 2 5:00
Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira def. Yuriy Kochkine Technical Submission (armbar) 1 0:40
Renato Sobral def. Lee Hasdell Decision (unanimous) 2 5:00
King of Kings 1999 Block A Round of 32
Brad Kohler def. Yoshihisa Yamamoto Submission (smother) 1 1:57
Mikhail Ilyukhin def. Justin McCully Technical Submission (achilles lock) 1 4:48
Dan Henderson def. Bakouri Gogitidze Submission (knee to the ribs) 1 2:17
Hiromitsu Kanehara def. Jeremy Horn Decision (majority) 2 5:00
Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira def. Valentijn Overeem Technical Submission (keylock) 1 1:51
Yuriy Kochkine def. Alistair Overeem Decision (majority) 2 5:00
Renato Sobral def. Zaza Tkeshelashvili Submission (kimura) 2 1:11
Lee Hasdell def. Achmed Labasanov TKO (kick) 2 3:33

Rings: King of Kings 1999 Block BEdit

Rings: King of Kings 1999 Block B[12] was an event held on December 22, 1999, at The Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium in Osaka, Japan.

ResultsEdit

King of Kings 1999 Block B Round of 16
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Kiyoshi Tamura def. Borislav Jeliazkov Submission (rear-naked choke) 2 1:17
Gilbert Yvel def. Tsuyoshi Kosaka TKO (cut) 1 1:17
Renzo Gracie def. Maurice Smith Submission (armlock) 1 0:50
Andrei Kopylov def. Ricardo Fyeet Submission (achilles lock) 1 0:08
King of Kings 1999 Block B Round of 32
Kiyoshi Tamura def. Dave Menne Decision (unanimous) 2 5:00
Borislav Jeliazkov def. Tim Lajcik Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 2:23
Tsuyoshi Kosaka def. Chris Haseman Decision (split) 3 5:00 [a]
Gilbert Yvel def. Tariel Bitsadze Submission (armbar) 1 2:18
Renzo Gracie def. Wataru Sakata Submission (armbar) 1 1:25
Maurice Smith def. Branden Lee Hinkle Decision (majority) 2 5:00
Ricardo Fyeet def. Tyrone Roberts KO (kick) 2 0:09
Andrei Kopylov def. Leonardo Castello Branco Submission (kneebar) 1 0:16
  1. ^ Declared a draw after two rounds.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rings Holland: Judgement Day". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.
  2. ^ "Rings: Final Capture". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.
  3. ^ "Rings Australia: NR 3". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.
  4. ^ "Rings: Rise 1st". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.
  5. ^ "Rings: Rise 2nd". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.
  6. ^ "Rings: Rise 3rd". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.
  7. ^ "Rings Holland: The Kings of the Magic Ring". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.
  8. ^ "Rings: Rise 4th". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.
  9. ^ "Rings: Rise 5th". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.
  10. ^ "Rings: Rings Georgia". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.
  11. ^ "Rings: King of Kings 1999 Block A". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.
  12. ^ "Rings: King of Kings 1999 Block B". Sherdog. Archived from the original on August 23, 2013.