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UFC Fight Night 52 Pre-Fight Interviews

Below you’ll find a collection of UFC Fight Night 52 post-fight interviews courtesy of sherdog.com. — Mark Hunt: Myles Jury: Yoshihiro Akiyama: Miesha Tate: Kyoji Horiguchi: Kyung Ho Kang: Kiichi Kunimoto: Hyun Gyu Lim: Masanori Kanehara: Katsunori Kikuno: Maximo Blanco:
Via Fight Of The Night
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Yoshihiro Akiyama Defeats Amir Sadollah By Decision At UFC Fight Night 52

Yoshihiro Akiyama earned a solid decision victory over Amir Sadollah tonight at UFC Fight Night 52 to prove he’s still a force to be reckoned with at the age of 39, landing the harder shots over the course of three rounds and controlling the action on top when the fight hit the mat. Round One: high front kick from Sadollah to start. He pumps out a coupe of punches, then another...
Via Fight Of The Night
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 52 Kountermove Preview & Freeroll

If this poster doesn’t get you excited for this event I really don’t know what to tell you. Whether you’re staying up extra late to watch the event, or waiting until Saturday morning to catch the violence, we’ve got your usual KM breakdown for this weekends event. This week it’s going to be a few fighters I like as well as a fight and fighter to stay away from. Before...
Via Fight Booth
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Yoshihiro Akiyama And Kiichi Kunimoto Profiled In New UFC Fight Night 52 Feature

Yoshihiro Akiyama and Kiichi Kunimoto are the subject of another UFC Fight Night 52 feature ahead of their fights at this weekend’s event in Japan. Akiyama will be stepping into the Octagon after over two years out against Amir Sadollah, while former skateboarder Kunimoto looks to go 3-0 in the UFC against Richard Walsh.
Via Fight Of The Night
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Yoshihiro Akiyama Returns Against Kyle Noke at UFC Fight Night Japan

If Yoshihiro Akiyama (pictured) wasn’t Japanese… In a video promoting their September 20 event in Japan, it was revealed Akiyama will face Kyle Noke at “UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Nelson.” Saitama Super Arena in Saitama hosts the festivities. Akiyama will be looking to snap a four-fight skid. “Sexyama” hasn’t been seen since dropping a unanimous decision to Jake Shields...
Via 5thRound.com
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Lining Up Trio Of Japanese Stars For September Tokyo Event

Three of Japan’s best known MMA stars will feature on the UFC Fight Night 52 event in the Saitama Super Arena on September 20th. Despite having four losses in a row and not having competed since a UFC event in Japan back in February of 2012, the promotion have called back Yoshihiro Akiyama to compete again in the Octagon. Like Akiyama, Norifumi ‘Kid’ Yamamoto also hasn...
Via Fight Of The Night
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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