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Vitor Belfort Goes Phenom on Yoshihiro Akiy...

Oct 07, 20163 Comments292 Views

Vitor Belfort added a Knockout of the Night to his resume when he downed Yoshihiro Akiyama at UFC 133. Belfort returns against Gegard Mousasi

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UFC Fight Night 84 Free Fight: Michael Bisp...

Feb 11, 2016Comments off1511 Views

Michael Bisping and Yoshihiro Akiyama's clashed at UFC 120 earning Fight of the Night honors after going the full three rounds.

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UFC Fight Night 79 Video Highlights: Yoshih...

Nov 28, 2015Comments off1163 Views

Watch the video highlights from the UFC Fight Night 79 main card bout between welterweights Yoshihiro Akiyama and Alberto Mina.

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UFC Fight Night 79 Results: Alberto Mina Su...

Nov 28, 2015Comments off1732 Views

Brazilian Alberto Mina narrowly upset Yoshihiro Akiyama's comeback bid at UFC Fight Night 79 in Seoul, South Korea, on Saturday.

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UFC Fight Night 52 Results: Yoshihiro Akiya...

Sep 20, 2014Comments off3160 Views

Yoshihiro Akiyama eradicated a more than two-and-a-half-year layoff, dominating Amir Sadollah en route to a unanimous decision victory at UFC Fight Night 52 on Saturday.

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Jake Shields vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama Full Fig...

Oct 08, 2013Comments off1885 Views

Jake Shields faces Demian Maia on Oct. 9 in the UFC Fight Night 29 main event in Brazil. Take a look back at Shields'


Thiago Alves vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama Likely H...

Apr 10, 2012Comments off1067 Views

Two battled tested welterweights are set to square off at UFC 149 as Thiago 'Pitbull' Alves is slated to face Yoshihiro Akiyama on the Calgary

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Yoshihiro Akiyama Is Fighting To Cheer Up T...

Feb 23, 2012Comments off1423 Views

Yoshihiro Akiyama talks to the press at the UFC 144 Pre-Fight Press Conference. He feels that he and other athletes need to cheer up the

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UFC 144 Japan Play-by-Play: Yoshihiro Akiya...

Feb 22, 2012Comments off807 Views

UFC 144 Japan: Edgar vs. Henderson live play-by-play of Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Jake Shields on Saturday, Feb. 25.

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Jake Shields Meets Yoshihiro Akiyama at UFC...

Nov 14, 2011Comments off852 Views

Jake Shields will travel to Japan for his next fight as he faces former middleweight Yoshihiro Akiyama at UFC 144.

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Yoshihiro Akiyama Moving to Welterweight, H...

Sep 03, 2011Comments off1529 Views

Yoshihiro Akiyama will finally be making the move to welterweight following his loss at UFC 133 to Vitor Belfort.

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An Uncertain Future Ahead for Yoshihiro Aki...

Aug 09, 2011Comments off1379 Views

Three straight losses have put Yoshihiro Akiyama into tough territory when it comes to his UFC future. Company president Dana White isn't sure what that

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UFC 133 Prefight Video: Yoshihiro Akiyama, ...

Aug 04, 2011Comments off480 Views

With a 1-2 record in the Octagon, including losing his last two, Japanese fighter Yoshihiro "Sexyama" Akiyama has his back against the wall in a

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UFC 133 Evans vs. Ortiz Play-by-Play: Vitor...

Aug 03, 2011Comments off757 Views

UFC 133: Evans vs. Ortiz play-by-play of Vitor Belfort vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama on Saturday, Aug. 6, 2011, at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.

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Dan Miller Replaces Yoshihiro Akiyama at UF...

Mar 12, 2011Comments off881 Views

Due to tragic earthquake in Japan, Yoshihiro Akiyama has been forced off the UFC 128 card next weekend. New Jersey native Dan Miller has stepped

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In the Wake of Massive Quake in Japan, Yosh...

Mar 11, 2011Comments off658 Views

In the wake of the tragic earthquake that struck Japan late last night, UFC president Dana White has updated fans on middleweight Yoshihiro Akiyama, who

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Nate Marquardt vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama Set fo...

Jan 06, 2011Comments off593 Views

With Chael Sonnen out of the picture for the time being, Yoshihiro Akiyama will remain on the UFC 128 card and will now face Nate

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Chael Sonnen Looks To Move Past Troubles, F...

Jan 04, 2011Comments off812 Views

Despite legal troubles looming overhead, Chael Sonnen will look to forget about all that when he steps back into the Octagon at UFC 128 where

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Jul 02, 2010Comments off167 Views

Yoshihiro Akiyama talks about his pending showdown with Crhis Leben at UFC 116...


Akiyama Out, Thiago Alves Draws KO Artist a...

May 08, 2012Comments off921 Views

Just days after officially announcing the fight card for UFC 149 in Calgary, changes are afoot. Yoshihiro Akiyama is out as Thiago Alves' opponent.

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Rich Franklin Pulled from UFC 133 Fight Car...

Jul 17, 2011Comments off708 Views

With the light heavyweight division already riddled with injuries, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira's couldn't have come at a worse time.

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Vitor Belfort Stricken with Hep A, Fight wi...

Apr 25, 2011Comments off1481 Views

Vitor Belfort will be taking a few weeks to rest after being diagnosed with Hepatitis A recently.

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UFC President Dana White Announces Belfort ...

Apr 21, 2011Comments off1286 Views

UFC president Dana White on Thursday announced that Vitor Belfort will next face Yoshihiro Akiyama at UFC 133 on Aug. 6 in Philadelphia.

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Marquardt vs. Akiyama and Gamburyan vs. Ass...

Jan 13, 2011Comments off843 Views

The UFC 128 fight card is filling up fast. The UFC recently made official several bouts, including Nate Marquardt vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama and Manny Gamburyan

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Chael Sonnen Suspended by the UFC; Akiyama ...

Jan 04, 2011Comments off755 Views

The trials and tribulations of UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen continued on Tuesday, as the promotion has suspended the one time championship contender, encouraging him to

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Mike Bisping Makes Trip to Canada: Looks Ba...

Dec 26, 2010Comments off418 Views

UFC fighter Michael Bisping recently made a trip to Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, where he talked about Yoshihiro Akiyama, debated Randy Couture's legendary status, and took

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UFC 120: Bisping Decisions Akiyama

Oct 16, 2010Comments off1372 Views

UFC 120 recap and review of the main event fight between Michael Bisping and Yoshihiro Akiyama...

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Oct 16, 2010Comments off393 Views

Michael Bisping talks about his UFC 120 decision win over Yoshihiro Akiyama and making a run at the UFC title...

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Oct 15, 2010Comments off260 Views

Making mistakes is a part of life, a part that Yoshihiro Akiyama has learned from, and plans to use to defeat Michael Bisping on his

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Oct 15, 2010Comments off1412 Views

UFC 120 is officially a go for Saturday night as all of the fighters weighed in with no problems...