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ONE Championship Lands Former UFC Middleweight Yushin Okami

Yushin Okami is now a member of the ONE Championship roster. Okami has 47 professional mixed martial arts bouts. While he has competed in Pancrase and Rumble on the Rock, "Thunder" has spent most of his fighting career under the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) banner. In fact, he last competed...

UFC Adelaide Reebok Payouts: Yushin Okami Tops Everyone

UFC Adelaide is in the books, and now it's time for Reebok to pay the fighters their sponsorship money. UFC Adelaide (also known as UFC Fight Night 142) took place on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Adelaide Entertainment Centre in Adelaide, South Australia. The main card aired on FOX Sports...

Michael Bisping Questions Yushin Okami’s “Amateurish” Loss in Japan

UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping had a pretty harsh assessment of Yushin Okami's efforts against Ovince Saint Preux on Friday night Despite Okami competing in the UFC for the first time in four years, stepping in on a week's notice and fighting at light heavyweight for the first time, Bisping...

Promo: UFC Fight Night Now Features Ovince Saint Preux-Yushin Okami

The UFC has put together a new promo for Saturday's event in Japan. After an injury knocked Mauricio "Shogun" Rua out, the promotion signed former title contender Yushin Okami to headline from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan against Ovince Saint Preux. Okami, who faced Anderson Silva for the middleweight...

Yushin Okami Returns to UFC, Fights OSP at UFC Fight Night 117

Yushin Okami will make his return to the Octagon next Friday night, replacing Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and in the main event of UFC Fight Night 117 vs. Ovince Saint Preux. The promotion announced the change Friday during UFC Fight Night 116. Rua, who was seeking revenge for a loss to Saint...

Jake Shields, Yushin Okami Added to PFL Event in July

The Professional Fighters League will go head-to-head with UFC 214 on July 29, as three bouts have been announced for the event. In the headline act, former World Series of Fighting featherweight champion Andre Harrison will take on Steven Rodriguez from the XFINITY Arena in Everett, Washington. Also, Yushin Okami...

UFC 198 Free Fight: Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza Takes Out Yushin Okami

Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza made a statement against Yushin Okami, finishing the one-time UFC title contender inside of the first round. Next weekend, Souza meets Vitor Belfort in the co-main event of UFC 198 from Brazil. You can see a complete replay of Souza-Okami in the video below:

WSOF 15 Results — Branch TKOs Okami, Gaethje Decisions Guillard

Complete results of the WSOF 15 event from Tampa, Florida.

WSOF 15 Weigh-In Results: Guillard Misses Weight, Fight With Gaethje Non-Title

Full results of the official World Series of Fighting 15 weigh-ins.

Melvin Guillard, WSOF Executive Argue During Media Conference Call

"The Young Assassin" calls WSOF a "B-league," says any WSOF fighter would jump to UFC if possible.

UFC Releases Ranked Middleweight Yushin Okami

The Ultimate Fighting Championship currently has Yushin Okami ranked at number six on their middleweight ranks but that hasn't helped him keep his job as he was released by the company this week. Okami joined the UFC in 2006 and holds a respectable 13-5 record. On his Twitter account,...

UFC Fight Night 28 Quick Match Results

UFC Fight Night 28 takes place Wednesday evening at the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil and airs live on FOX Sports 1. We have complete quick match results from the event below. UFC Fight Night 28 Quick Match Results: Main Card (Live FOX Sports 1, 7 p.m. ET) -Ryan...