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I’m no weather man, but it looks like there’s gonna be some “Thunder” and “Lightning” in Japan on March 2nd. Late Monday night, it was announced Yushin Okami will meet Hector Lombard at “UFC on FUEL TV 8.” Okami collected his second consecutive victory at UFC 155 by dominating Alan Belcher. The former middleweight top contender posted a TKO win over Buddy Roberts before that. After watching his 24-fight winning streak disappear in his big league debut to Tim Boetsch, Lombard rebounding in violent fashion by beating Rousimar Palhares into unconsciousness last month in his native Australia. The 185-pound shootout will kick off the FUEL TV broadcast, which will air live in North America. Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan hosts the bash. Marcelo Guimaraes vs. Hyun Gyu Lim Mizuto Hirota vs.Rani Yahya Kazuko Tokudome vs. Cristiano Marcello Kyung Ho Kang vs. Alex Caceres Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Marcelo Guimares Takeya Mizugaki vs. Bryan Caraway Riki Fukuda vs. Brad Tavares Dong Hyun Kim vs. Siyar Bahadurzada Hector Lombard vs. Yushin Okami Diego Sanchez vs. Takanori Gomi Stefan Struve vs. Mark Hunt Wanderlei Silva vs. Brian Stann

News: Hector Lombard vs. Yushin Okami Official For UFC on Fuel 8 in Japan

A top middleweight match-up between hecotr Lombard and Yushin Okami has been made official for March 3rd at the Saitama Super Arena when the UFC returns for their annual show. The announcement was made earlier today on Okami is coming off a decision win over Alan Belcher and will be looking to pick up his first victory of 2013 when he meet the highly touted Lombard. now...

Hector Lombard vs. Yushin Okami added to UFC on FUEL 8

UFC officials have announced that a middleweight bout between former Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard and top contender Yushin Okami has been added to UFC on FUEL 8. UFC on FUEL 8 takes place March 3 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The event will be headlined by a welterweight bout between sluggers [...]
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