|Fights Out Of:||Tokyo Japan|
|Height:||5' 5" ( 165 cm )|
|Weight:||125 lb ( 56 kg )|
UFC Ultimate Media Day at the Hilton Tokyo on September 17, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. (Photos by Keith Tsuji/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)Sep 17, 2014
Sep 16, 2014
UFC Fight Night event at the U.S. Bank Arena on May 10, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)May 10, 2014
The UFC Fight Night Brown vs Silva weigh-in event at the U.S. Bank Arena on May 9, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photos by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)May 09, 2014
Ways To Watch
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Ways To Watch
TRAINING: MMA training Monday through Friday
Thoughts on opponent, Jon Delos Reyes? He’s a well-rounded, very good MMA fighter.
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started Karate when I was five years old because my father forced me to do it.
What ranks and titles have you held? Shooto 132-pound World Champion, 2010 Rookie of the Year, 2010 MVP, Karate black belt – 2nd degree
Do you have any heroes? No question about it, my hero is Norifumi "KID" Yamamoto!
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a great chance to establish my MMA career.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No, I did not. I joined the KRAZY BEE team right after I graduated high school because I wanted to become a professional MMA fighter under KID even though I had an offer from the college.
What was your job before you started fighting? High School student
Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Regional Karate Champion in Japan
Favorite grappling technique: Rear naked choke
Favorite striking technique: Straight
- Pro since 2010
- Four first round finishes
- Eight wins by KO, one by submission
- On seven fight winning streak
- Holds 2012 win over UFC vet Ian Loveland
- Second fight at flyweight (1-0)