Keita
Nakamura
31-7-2, 1NC( W-L-D )
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Performance of the Night

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 6 fights.
Record: 31-7-2, 1NC
Summary: submission skills

Fighter Info

Nickname: K-Taro
From: Tokyo Japan
Age: 32
Height: 5' 11" ( 180 cm )
Weight: 170 lb ( 77 kg )
Reach 73"
Leg Reach 40"

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
426
35% Successful
151
Types of Successful Strikes
0
151
75% Standing
15%
113
23
15
Striking Defense
57
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
15
60% Successful
9
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
5
2
Takedown Defense
69
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay Awards
UPCOMING
Keita Nakamura
UFC Fight Night: Ferguson vs. Chiesa
Jul 13, 2016
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Loss
null null
Feb 27, 2016
32
6
0
3
1
1
2
4
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
null null
Sep 26, 2015
40
79
0
1
1
0
1
1
R3 Submission
Performance of the Night
Win
Keita Nakamura
DREAM 6: Middleweight Grand Prix 2008 Final Round
Sep 23, 2008
47
27
1
0
0
0
1
0
R2 Decision - Split
Loss
null null
Feb 2, 2008
81
57
0
4
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Split
Loss
Drew Fickett
null null
Apr 5, 2007
79
32
2
2
0
0
1
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
null null
Dec 13, 2006
22
16
5
0
0
1
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous

Biography

TRAINING: The altitude is high in Las Vegas, so, I put on the mask when I train (laughs).

When and why did you start training for fighting? I wanted to have strong confidence in myself about fighting. When I started in 2002, I was just a high school boy.

What ranks and titles have you held? Ranked first in the world in Professional Shooto; Professional Shooto Pacific Middleweight class Champion

Do you have any heroes? None

What is your favorite technique? Sorry, it’s a secret

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It is necessary to choose the toughest place in the MMA world to become the strongest fighter in the world. UFC is the toughest and most respected place in MMA. I also want to know how my technique will adjust in the UFC.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I am in the fourth grade of college now.

What was your job before you started fighting? I am a college student, fighter, and sometime instructor of MMA.

Career

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