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Full Fight Video Flashback: Jacare Souza vs...

Sep 04, 2014No Comments202 Views

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

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World Series of Fighting 9 Fighter Salaries...

Mar 31, 2014Comments off113 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 off73 Views

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

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

Mar 29, 2014Comments off96 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

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

Mar 28, 2014Comments off42 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

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

Mar 27, 2014Comments off80 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,

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World Series of Fighting Announces Yushin O...

Mar 04, 2014Comments off86 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

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

Dec 21, 2013Comments off471 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 off49 Views

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

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Following UFC Release, Yushin Okami Signs w...

Oct 13, 2013Comments off219 Views

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

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UFC President Dana White Explains Decision ...

Oct 01, 2013Comments off47 Views

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

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

Sep 30, 2013Comments off57 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

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

Sep 27, 2013Comments off41 Views

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

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

Jun 28, 2013Comments off35 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.

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

Jun 24, 2013Comments off44 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

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

May 24, 2013Comments off40 Views

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

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Hector Lombard Preparing to Drop to the Wel...

Apr 10, 2013Comments off38 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 off56 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

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

Mar 03, 2013Comments off48 Views

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

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UFC on Fuel TV 8 Results: Yushin Okami Take...

Mar 02, 2013Comments off29 Views

Yushin Okami and Hector Lombard were both looking to their UFC on Fuel TV 8 bout in Japan to set up 2013 for a run

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Yushin Okami: “I Will Win”

Mar 02, 2013Comments off38 Views

Middleweight Yushin Okami predicts a win over Hector Lombard at UFC on Fuel TV 8, but knows he's still a ways away from another title

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UFC on Fuel TV 8: Silva vs. Stann Weigh-in ...

Mar 02, 2013Comments off29 Views

Missed the weigh-ins? Check out the UFC on Fuel TV 8: Silva vs. Stann weigh-in video.

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UFC on Fuel TV 8 Weigh-in Results: Silva vs...

Mar 01, 2013Comments off36 Views

UFC on Fuel TV 8: Silva vs. Stann official weigh-in results from Tokyo, Japan.

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Yushin Okami vs. Hector Lombard on Tap for ...

Jan 08, 2013Comments off49 Views

Following a dominant win at UFC 155, Yushin Okami will fight at home in Japan next when he faces former Bellator champion Hector Lombard at

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Francis Carmont is Looking to Pick a Fight&...

Jan 05, 2013Comments off55 Views

Francis Carmont has been on a tear since he emerged in the Octagon. Now he's ready to take another step up, so he's calling for

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Yushin Okami: “I Was Lucky Not to Get...

Dec 30, 2012Comments off54 Views

Leading up to his UFC 155 victory over Alan Belcher, much was made about Yushin Okami training with Chael Sonnen. But not as much attention

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UFC 155 Results: Yushin Okami Wins Rematch ...

Dec 29, 2012Comments off96 Views

It appeared very much like their first fight six years ago, but once again, Yushin Okami got the better of Alan Belcher, winning a unanimous

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Alan Belcher: If Yushin Okami Can’t G...

Dec 26, 2012Comments off157 Views

A confident Alan Belcher plans on instilling fear into Yushin Okami for every second they stand on their feet at UFC 155, and he predicts

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Alan Belcher Rematches Yushin Okami at UFC ...

Sep 13, 2012Comments off31 Views

More than six years after their first meeting inside the Octagon, Yushin Okami and Alan Belcher are set to do it all over again.

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UFC 150 Results: Okami Returns To The Winne...

Aug 11, 2012Comments off30 Views

Former no. 1 contender Yushin Okami put one in the win column after a two-fight losing skid at UFC 150: Edgar vs. Henderson 2.