May 8, 2016; Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands; during UFC Fight Night at Ahoy Rotterdam. Mandatory Credit: Per Haljestam-USA TODAY Sports

Former UFC flyweight title challenger Kyogi Horiguchi is going home.The 26-year-old Japanese standout, it was announced on Monday, is returning to Japan to compete for Rizin FF. The promotion issued a release announcing the signing of Horiguchi (18-2) and also posted a photo of him with Rizin FF CEO Nobuyuki Sakakibara.