Yushin Okami - Official UFC® Profile
Yushin
Okami
34-12-0( W-L-D )
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Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 21 fights.
Record: 34-12-0
Summary: Ground and pound, strength, cardio

Fighter Info

Nickname: Thunder
From: Kanagawa Japan
Fights Out Of: Kanagawa Japan
Age: 37
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )
Reach 75"
Leg Reach 41"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
1278
39% Successful
503
Types of Successful Strikes
0
503
55% Standing
14%
32%
275
69
159
Striking Defense
62
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
72
46% Successful
33
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
9
67
0
Takedown Defense
84
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Yushin Okami
UFC Fight Night: Dos Santos vs. Tuivasa
Dec 1, 2018
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Win
Yushin Okami
Apr 14, 2018
11
15
0
6
0
0
0
6
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Yushin Okami
Sep 22, 2017
0
0
0
0
1
1
3
0
R1 Submission
Loss
Yushin Okami
Sep 4, 2013
1
28
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Win
Yushin Okami
Mar 2, 2013
37
45
3
0
0
0
5
2
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Yushin Okami
Dec 29, 2012
20
6
1
0
0
2
8
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Yushin Okami
Aug 11, 2012
26
15
3
0
0
1
8
0
R2 KO/TKO
Loss
Yushin Okami
Feb 25, 2012
29
42
1
0
0
1
2
0
R3 KO/TKO
Yushin Okami
Aug 27, 2011
43
16
0
0
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Yushin Okami
Nov 13, 2010
21
25
3
1
2
0
1
3
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Yushin Okami
Aug 1, 2010
16
22
1
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Win
Yushin Okami
Mar 31, 2010
50
8
0
0
0
0
3
0
R2 TKO - Doctor's Stoppage
Loss
Yushin Okami
Oct 24, 2009
91
25
4
0
0
1
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Yushin Okami
Dec 27, 2008
39
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Yushin Okami
Mar 1, 2008
26
19
0
1
0
0
0
0
R2 KO/TKO
Win
Yushin Okami
Oct 20, 2007
41
25
1
0
1
0
6
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Yushin Okami
Jun 16, 2007
36
17
1
1
0
3
1
2
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Yushin Okami
Apr 7, 2007
28
28
4
0
2
0
5
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Yushin Okami
Dec 30, 2006
35
28
3
0
0
0
8
0
R3 KO/TKO
Win
Yushin Okami
Oct 14, 2006
39
19
3
0
1
1
3
0
R3 KO/TKO
Win
Yushin Okami
Aug 26, 2006
12
8
5
0
0
0
8
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Yushin Okami
ROTR 9
Apr 21, 2006
23
22
2
1
0
0
0
1
R3 Decision - Majority
Win
Yushin Okami
ROTR 8
Jan 20, 2006
0
16
1
0
0
0
0
0
R1 DQ
Win
Yushin Okami
Ryuta Sakurai
PRIDE Bushido 2
Feb 15, 2004
42
22
2
0
0
2
1
2
R2 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: Hard work every day

When and why did you start training for fighting? 2001; my friend got me started.

What ranks and titles have you held?  Third-ranked Pancrase middleweight, 2003 ADCC Japanese qualification winner.

Do you have an heroes? Caol Uno

What is your favorite technique?  Ground and pound

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?  UFC is my dream since from when I started training MMA, and my challenge to the world.

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

What was your job before you started fighting?  Working in a restaurant and Pachinko

• Owns 2006 DQ win over Anderson Silva

• 13 wins by KO, three wins by submission (RNC, 2 arm triangle)

• Has fought against Amar Suloev, Falaniko Vitale, Nick Thompson, Jake Shields, Jon Fitch and David Branch in non-UFC bouts.

• 5-2 between UFC appearances

• Has won four of his last five

• Saint Preux bout was at light heavyweight

• UFC welterweight debut. Has fought at 170 outside of the UFC

• Handed Belcher, Roberts, Starnes, Singer, and Swick their first UFC losses.

Career

Trained With

Chael Sonnen
Chael Sonnen
29-14-1
( W-L-D )

Key Opponents

Rich Franklin
Rich Franklin
29-7-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )
Anderson Silva
Anderson Silva
34-8-0, 1NC
( W-L-D )

Key Fights

Result
Opponent
Event
Replay
Win
Nate Marquardt UFC® 122 MARQUARDT vs OKAMI

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