Yasuhiro
Urushitani
19-6-6( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 2 fights.
Record: 19-6-6
Summary: Striking and takedown defense

Fighter Info

From: Ehime Japan
Fights Out Of: Tokyo Japan
Age: 37
Height: 5' 5" ( 165 cm )
Weight: 125 lb ( 56 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
176
40% Successful
70
Types of Successful Strikes
0
70
100% Standing
70
Striking Defense
65
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
1
0% Successful
0
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
0
0
0
Takedown Defense
80
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Yasuhiro Urushitani Nov 10, 2012
62 0 0 0 R3 Decision - Unanimous
John Lineker 77 0 0 0
Loss
Joseph Benavidez Mar 2, 2012
18 1 1 4 R2 KO/TKO
Yasuhiro Urushitani 8 0 0 0

Biography

TRAINING: Daytime: MMA training or grappling. Evening: MMA training or striking.

When and why did you start training for fighting? When I was 23 years old, I was working for a company, but I wanted to start some sport.

What ranks and titles have you held? The 3rd world bantamweight champion of Shooto.

Do you have any heroes? Caol Uno.

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a grand sum as a martial artist.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, I was majoring in international agricultural development.

What was your job before you started fighting? I was working as a sales and marketing man in a food company.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? I won the Kanto tournament in high school and I was 5th in the college championship. (Both for wrestling)

Favorite grappling technique: Triangle

Favorite Striking technique: Kicks

•    Pro since 2001

•    Five wins by KO, none by submission

•    Has been the distance 18 times

•    Owns wins over John Dodson, Daniel Lima, Robson Moura, and Mamoru Yamaguchi

Career

Key Opponents

Joseph Benavidez
Joseph Benavidez
19-4-0
( W-L-D )

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