Masanori
Kanehara
23-11-5( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 23-11-5

Fighter Info

From: Musashimurayama, Tokyo, Japan Japan
Fights Out Of: Japan
Age: 31
Height: 5' 10" ( 177 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )

Striking

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The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

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Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
UPCOMING
Alex Caceres Sep 20, 2014
-- -- -- -- --
Masanori Kanehara -- -- -- --
Win
Masanori Kanehara
Dynamite!! 2009
Dec 31, 2009
27 1 0 3 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Norifumi Yamamoto 32 0 0 0

Biography

Thoughts on opponent, Alex Caceres? He is good at playing his game.

When and why did you start training for fighting? I felt like I could do it and do better.

What ranks and titles have you held? BJJ black belt 

Do you have any heroes? Hideo Tokoro

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? My dream had come true.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No

What was your job before you started fighting? Job-hopper

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Sengoku (SRC) featherweight championship 

Favorite grappling technique: RNC 

Favorite Striking technique: Hooks 

 

  • Pro since 2003

 

  • Eight wins by KO, nine by submission

 

  • 14 first round finishes

 

  • Started pro career 1-3-3. 22-8-2 since

 

  • Has won six of his last seven

 

  • Owns wins over Joe Pearson, Kid Yamamoto, Michihiro Omigawa, Chan Sung Jung, and Shunichi Shimizu

 

  • Has also faced Hatsu Hioki

Career

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