Yushin Okami Tag

UFC 134 Fight Card News: Raphael Assuncao G...

Jul 18, 2011Comments off43 Views

UFC 134 got another Brazilian battle, adding a featherweight bout pitting Raphael Assuncao against Octagon newcomer Johnny Eduardo.

UFC 134 Fight Card Adds Antonio Carvalho vs...

Jun 28, 2011Comments off53 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Tuesday took to Twitter to confirm a UFC 134: Rio featherweight bout between Antonio Carvalho and Yuri Alcantara.

UFC 134: Rio Sells Out in Little More than ...

Jun 18, 2011Comments off24 Views

There are more than two months left until UFC 134: Rio takes place at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but the event

Anderson Silva Still Not Counting First Fig...

Jun 16, 2011Comments off64 Views

Anderson Silva comments on his fight at UFC 134 in Rio, while Forrest Griffin offers sage words of advice to his opponent Yushin Okami.

UFC 134: Rio Tickets On Sale Today, Thursda...

Jun 16, 2011Comments off29 Views

UFC 134: Rio tickets hit the streets tonight in Brazil. A pre-sale for HSBC customers begins Thursday at 8 p.m. BRT (local time) in Brazil.

Anderson Silva Rails on Chael Sonnen as a &...

May 31, 2011Comments off41 Views

Anderson Silva is usually a fairly reserved individual, but there's no doubt that he is not a Chael Sonnen fan.

UFC 134 Rio Fight Card: Paulo Thiago vs. Da...

May 26, 2011Comments off31 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has made a rumored bout between former Top 10 ranked welterweight Paulo Thiago and rising talent David Mitchell official for UFC

UFC 134 Fight Card: Mike Swick Returns Agai...

May 25, 2011Comments off43 Views

Mike Swick has been out of action for quite some time, but he finally appears ready to step foot back in the Octagon at UFC

Anderson Silva vs. Yushin Okami Official fo...

May 10, 2011Comments off37 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship recently made the headliner and several other bouts official for UFC 134: Silva vs. Okami. The event takes place Aug. 27

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UFC Champ Anderson Silva Addresses GSP and ...

May 07, 2011Comments off43 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva addresses possible "super fights" between him and Georges St-Pierre or Jon Jones. He also chimes in on who he considers

Paulo Thiago vs. David Mitchell Agreed To f...

May 03, 2011Comments off36 Views

Two UFC welterweights could find themselves fighting for their spot on the promotion’s roster at UFC 134 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Paulo Thiago is

If GSP vs. Silva Happens Only Three Host Lo...

Apr 30, 2011Comments off42 Views

There's still a long way to go until a super fight between Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre ever becomes a reality, but at least the

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UFC Middleweight Champ Anderson Silva Back ...

Apr 21, 2011Comments off49 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva's focus is on his middleweight title and upcoming defense against Yushin Okami at UFC 134, but that doesn't close the

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Anderson Silva Doesn’t Want to Be the...

Apr 16, 2011Comments off49 Views

Anderson Silva's goals are pretty simple. When he retires he wants to be remembered as the greatest fighter the sport of MMA has ever

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Silva vs. Okami at UFC Rio, but Manager Sti...

Apr 14, 2011Comments off53 Views

While Anderson Silva's focus is now on his August fight against Yushin Okami, that doesn't mean there still isn't a super fight with Georges St-Pierre

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Anderson Silva vs. Yushin Okami on Tap for ...

Apr 13, 2011Comments off41 Views

Yushin Okami will get his shot at UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva after all, as the pair have been matched up for the UFC Brazil

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Waters Tested, Anderson Silva Not Planning ...

Mar 23, 2011Comments off39 Views

Anderson Silva doesn't appear interested in facing Jon Jones or anybody else at 205 pounds, and he's made it clear to the UFC his future

Dana White Feels Bad For Yushin Okami, Beli...

Feb 06, 2011Comments off37 Views

Yushin Okami just can’t seem to catch a break. After defeating Nate Marquardt back in November of last year, Okami set himself up to

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Greg Jackson: “Being Exciting And Bei...

Dec 01, 2010Comments off30 Views

Greg Jackson talks about the recent criticism of his team, how he believes much of the flack is unfounded, and his approach to training and

UFC 122 Ratings On Upward Swing On Spike TV

Nov 16, 2010Comments off22 Views

The main event of UFC 122: Marquardt vs. Okami left many fans deflated, but the overall ratings for the tape-delayed event on Spike TV represented

Yushin Okami and Anderson Silva Rumble On The Rock

Yushin Okami Has Unfinished Business With A...

Nov 14, 2010Comments off19 Views

Now that Yushin Okami has secured his spot as the next middleweight title contender, he has his eyes set on one goal. Finishing the

Nate Marquardt Not Sure What Went Wrong, Bu...

Nov 14, 2010Comments off43 Views

Following his loss to Yushin Okami at UFC 122 on Saturday, former top middleweight contender Nate Marquardt didn’t offer up excuses for why he didn't

UFC 122 Viewing Party With MMAWeekly and Pl...

Nov 13, 2010Comments off31 Views

Check out the UFC 122 viewing party with MMAWeekly.com and Play Philo

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UFC 122 Review: Yushin Okami Earns Decision...

Nov 13, 2010Comments off141 Views

The main event for UFC 122 went down on Saturday with Nate Marquardt taking on Yushin Okami. Okami walked away with a narrow split

UFC 122 Preview: Marquardt vs. Okami Main C...

Nov 13, 2010Comments off31 Views

“UFC 122: Marquardt vs. Okami” marks the Las Vegas based mixed martial arts promotion’s second trip to the Western European front. Returning to Germany, UFC

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Nate Marquardt Not Looking To Title Shot Be...

Nov 12, 2010Comments off15 Views

Nate Marquardt's been here before. As he prepares for his UFC 122 No. 1 contender's bout against Yushin Okami, he can't look to the

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UFC 122: Marquardt vs. Okami Weigh-in Resul...

Nov 12, 2010Comments off50 Views

The UFC 122 weigh-ins are in the books with all of the fighters on Saturday night's card making weight with no problems.

Watch UFC 122 Weigh-ins LIVE Friday on MMAW...

Nov 12, 2010Comments off16 Views

The UFC 122: Marquardt vs. Okami Weigh-ins stream LIVE on MMAWeekly.com on Friday at 7 a.m. PT / 10 a.m. ET.

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UFC 122: Nate Marquardt Confident He’...

Nov 12, 2010Comments off14 Views

Nate Marquardt heads into Saturday's UFC 122 showdown with Yushin Okami knowing that, should he win, a title shot is once again within his grasp.

UFC 122 Play-By-Play: Nate Marquardt vs. Yu...

Nov 11, 2010Comments off25 Views

UFC 122 play-by-play of Nate Marquardt vs. Yushin Okami in Germany.