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WSOF 34 Weigh-in Results: All Four Title Fi...

Dec 30, 2016Comments off690 Views

All four championship fights on the World Series of Fighting’s historic New Year’s Eve card are official after all the participants made weight Friday.

Jon Fitch vs Jake Shields at WSOF 34

Jon Fitch vs. Jake Shields Headlines WSOF 3...

Sep 13, 2016Comments off1784 Views

WSOF officially announced on Tuesday the highly anticipated welterweight title fight between reigning champion Jon Fitch and No. 1 contender Jake Shields.

WSOF 24 Fight Highlights: Jon Fitch Bests Y...

Oct 18, 2015Comments off2116 Views

Check out these WSOF 24 fight highlights, as Jon Fitch earned a title fight with Jake Shields by besting Yushin Okami.

World Series of Fighting 24 Results: Jon Fi...

Oct 18, 2015Comments off2224 Views

Jon Fitch earned a title fight against welterweight champion Jake Shields by defeating Yushin Okami in the World Series of Fighting 24 main event on

WSOF 24: Fitch vs. Okami Live Prelims Strea...

Oct 17, 2015Comments off2030 Views

Watch the World Series of Fighting 24: Fitch vs. Okami preliminary bouts stream live worldwide on MMAWeekly.com, Saturday, Oct. 17, at 5:30 p.m. ET /

WSOF 24: Fitch vs. Okami Live Weigh-in Stre...

Oct 16, 2015Comments off1776 Views

Watch the World Series of Fighting 24: Fitch vs. Okami weigh-ins streaming live on MMAWeekly.com, Friday, Oct. 16, at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m.

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Jon Fitch Welcomes Yushin Okami to Welterwe...

Jul 30, 2015Comments off1384 Views

Jon Fitch will serve as Yushin Okami's welterweight welcoming party at WSOF 24 in October.

UFC New Orleans Full Fight Flashback: Tim B...

Jun 02, 2015Comments off1308 Views

Tim Boetsch stages a comeback against Yushin Okami, ending the fight with a bone-crushing TKO finish.

World Series of Fighting 15 Video Highlight...

Nov 16, 2014Comments off1679 Views

Watch the video highlights of the World Series of Fighting 15 main event where David Branch defended his middleweight title for the first time against

David Branch

David Branch on Yushin Okami WSOF Title Fig...

Nov 15, 2014Comments off1462 Views

World Series of Fighting middleweight champion David Branch puts his title on the line for the first time against Yushin Okami on Nov. 15 at

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WSOF 15 Weigh-in Results: Melvin Guillard M...

Nov 14, 2014Comments off2221 Views

The WSOF's night of champions fell one title fight short on Friday when Melvin Guillard was well over the limit for what was supposed to

Full Fight Video Flashback: Jacare Souza vs...

Sep 04, 2014Comments off3640 Views

Dangerously powerful middleweight Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza looked to use his hands against UFC vet Yushin Okami at UFC Fight Night 28.

World Series of Fighting 9 Fighter Salaries...

Mar 31, 2014Comments off2332 Views

Rousimar Palhares, Marlon Moraes, and Yushin Okami topped the World Series of Fighting 9 fighter salaries that the Nevada State Athletic Commission revealed to MMAWeekly.com

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WSOF 9 Results: Rousimar Palhares, Marlon M...

Mar 30, 2014Comments off1543 Views

Rousimar Palhares earned the WSOF welterweight title, but not without controversy. Marlon Moraes becomes the company's first 135-pound champion.

World Series of Fighting 9: Carl vs. Palhar...

Mar 29, 2014Comments off3025 Views

World Series of Fighting 9 main event fighters Steve Carl and Rousimar Palhares both weighed in at exactly 170 pounds at the official weigh-in for

Yushin Okami at UFC on Versus 2

After Seven and a Half Years in the UFC, Yu...

Mar 28, 2014Comments off1234 Views

After spending the last seven and a half years and 18 fights with the UFC, middleweight veteran Yushin Okami is set to make his debut

World Series of Fighting 9: Carl vs. Palhar...

Mar 27, 2014Comments off1274 Views

Watch highlights from Thursday's WSOF 9 pre-fight press conference with company president Ray Sefo, matchmaker Ali Abdel-Aziz, welterweight champion Steve Carl, Rousimar Palhares, Marlon Moraes,

Okami vs. Silva from ROTR 2006

World Series of Fighting Announces Yushin O...

Mar 04, 2014Comments off1385 Views

Having signed with the World Series of Fighting following his release by the UFC, Japanese veteran Yushin Okami now has his first fight for his

Okami vs. Silva from ROTR 2006

Getting Ready for UFC 168: Anderson Silva v...

Dec 21, 2013Comments off4235 Views

Then UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva had more than another title defense on his mind when he faced the last man to defeat him, Yushin

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World Series of Fighting Partners with Panc...

Oct 29, 2013Comments off1500 Views

The World Series of Fighting continues to expand its global footprint with the launch of World Series of Fighting Japan (WSOF Japan).

Following UFC Release, Yushin Okami Signs w...

Oct 13, 2013Comments off4938 Views

The UFC recently released Top 10 middleweight Yushin Okami, but it didn’t take the Japanese veteran long to find a new home.

Dana White at UFC 144

UFC President Dana White Explains Decision ...

Oct 01, 2013Comments off976 Views

UFC president Dana White explains the decision to cut top-ten ranked middleweight Yushin Okami from the organization's roster.

Shameless MMA Radio: Joe Warren and Hot Top...

Sep 30, 2013Comments off1030 Views

On this week's Shameless MMA, the guys are joined by Bellator MMA’s Joe Warren. Topics include the UFC‘s surprise cut of Yushin Okami, TUF 18

UFC Releases Its No.6 Ranked Middleweight, ...

Sep 27, 2013Comments off1151 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has released its No. 6 ranked middleweight, Yushin Okami.

UFC on Fox Sports 1 #3 Confirmed for Brazil...

Jun 28, 2013Comments off975 Views

UFC on Fox Sports 1 #3 will take place on Sept. 4 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader headlines the fight card.

Teixeira vs. Bader and Jacare vs. Okami Rep...

Jun 24, 2013Comments off1322 Views

UFC on Fox Sports 1 #3, which is expected for Sept. 4 in Brazil, has reportedly added bouts including Glover Teixeira vs. Ryan Bader and

Ronaldo Jacare Souza - Strikeforce

Dana White Says Jacare Souza vs. Yushin Oka...

May 24, 2013Comments off1457 Views

UFC president Dana White on Thursday confirmed that Jacare Souza’s next bout would likely be against fellow Top 10 middleweight Yushin Okami.

Hector Lombard Preparing to Drop to the Wel...

Apr 10, 2013Comments off1191 Views

UFC middleweight Hector Lombard is planning to drop to the 170-pound division.

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Yushin Okami Wants to Fight Michael Bisping...

Mar 03, 2013Comments off1261 Views

Following his UFC on Fuel TV 8 win over Hector Lombard, Yushin Okami said he wants to fight Michael Bisping next. Bisping responded, saying

Yushin Okami Fuel TV 8 Highlights

UFC on Fuel TV 8 Fight Highlights Video: Yu...

Mar 03, 2013Comments off1299 Views

Check out UFC on Fuel TV 8 fight highlights from the Yushin Okami vs. Hector Lombard fight in Japan.