Alexandra Toncheva Interview



Q: How do you feel, now that your fight in RIZIN is official?

A: I am very excited that i will take part in Rizin 5 event. It is an honor for me to fight there!

Q: What do you think about your opponent Asakura?

A: I think that Asakura is very tough opponent and a good wrestler. She is hard to Ko or submit.

Q: Please tell the Japanese fans about the promotions you fight in back home.

A: I have only international fights in IMMAF where I took 3 gold medals( won IMMAF world championship 2016 and European 2015 and 2016)

Q: What are your impressions about Japan? Are there any specific things you would like to do/see in Japan?

A: I trained aikido 12 years and have a 2nd dan-Master degree. So i am very happy that my dream to visit Japan is so close to happen!! Japanese has a fascinating culture, which is stepped in the deepest of traditions dating back thousands of years and at the same time very developed technically.

Q: What do you think about the Japanese fans?

A: I know some Japanese aikido master who visited Bulgaria. Japanese people are very kind, friendly and well organized.