Kenji
Osawa
15-9-2( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 8 fights.
Record: 15-9-2
Summary: Boxing

Fighter Info

From: Tokyo Japan
Age: 37
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 135 lb ( 61 kg )

Media

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
446
39% Successful
176
Types of Successful Strikes
0
176
86% Standing
13%
152
23
1
Striking Defense
59
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
2
0% Successful
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
3
0
1
Takedown Defense
65
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Win
Keisuke Fujiwara
DREAM - Japan GP Final
Jul 16, 2011
8 0 1 0 R2 Decision - Unanimous
Kenji Osawa 11 6 2 6
Loss
Masakazu Imanari
DREAM - Fight for Japan
May 29, 2011
6 0 2 2 R2 Submission
Kenji Osawa 11 0 0 0
Win
Kenji Osawa
DREAM - Fight for Japan
May 29, 2011
31 0 0 0 R2 Decision - Split
Takafumi Otsuka 10 4 0 0
Win
Yoshiro Maeda
DREAM 14
May 29, 2010
28 3 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Kenji Osawa 42 1 0 0
Loss
Antonio Banuelos
WEC 44: Brown vs. Aldo
Nov 18, 2009
76 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Kenji Osawa 97 0 0 0
Win
Kenji Osawa
WEC 39: Brown vs. Garcia
Mar 1, 2009
33 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Rafael Rebello 48 0 0 0
Loss
Scott Jorgensen
WEC 35: Condit vs. Miura
Aug 3, 2008
34 7 1 8 R3 Decision - Unanimous
Kenji Osawa 6 0 3 0
Draw
Kenji Osawa
WEC 33: Marshall vs. Stann
Mar 26, 2008
40 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Split
Chris Manuel 38 1 0 1

Biography

When and why did you start training for fighting? I saw the Royce Gracie vs Kazushi Sakuraba fight and started training immediately afterwards.

What ranks and titles have you held?
Ranked eighth at featherweight in Professional SHOOTO.

Do you have any heroes?
Chuck Liddell

What is your favorite technique?
Punch

What does it mean for you to fight in the WEC?
It’s a place where I can compete to obtain the top position in the world.

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

What was your job before you started fighting? Waiter

Most memorable professional fight?  I still remember that it was a good fight against Takeya Mizugaki, who is champion of Cage Force tournament last  
December and I fought against him in November, 2006 at SHOOTO.

What was your most challenging professional fight?
My first WEC fight against Chris Manuel

Did you compete in any other sport at college or professional level?
I played baseball for about eight years

Who were your training partners for this fight?
Nothing special – just my teammates as usual.

Did you put more emphasis towards a fighting style or adjust your training to prepare for your opponent?
Antonio Banuelos is really powerful. So I’ve focused more on my physical strength this time.

What, other than WINNING, are you using for motivation for the fight?
It is absolutely to WIN every time in the WEC.

What is your favorite thing about this sport?
I really like to practice martial arts and in MMA it’s possible to use many techniques standing and on the ground.

How long do you see yourself staying in this sport?
I started watching this sport since UFC 1
and I hope to stay in it a long time.

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