Ovince St Preux entered this fight with a professional mma record of 20-10-0 (75% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.15 light heavyweight in the world but he won just two out of his last six bouts, the last one against Marcos Rogerio de Lima (=St Preux vs Rogerio de Lima). Before this fight he had lost to Jon Jones (=Jones vs St Preux), Jimi Manuwa (=St Preux vs Manuwa) and Volkan Oezdemir (=St Preux vs Oezdemir).
His opponent, the black belt in judo Yushin Okami, has an official record of 34-10-0 (50% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.42 welterweight. He suffered two consecutive losses between 2014 and 2015, against David Branch and Jon Fitch (=Fitch vs Okami), but then he has won four bouts beating Andre Lobato in 2017. Ovince St Preux vs Yushin Okami is the main event of UFC Fight Night 117. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 117: Saint Preux vs. Okami
Where: Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
UFC Fight Night 117 fight card (main fights):
Ovince St Preux vs Yushin Okami
Claudia Gadelha vs Jessica Andrade
Takanori Gomi vs Dong Hyun Kim
Gokhan Saki vs Henrique da Silva
Jussier Formiga da Silva vs Yuta Sasaki
St Preux’s previous fight: Ovince St Preux vs Marcos Rogerio de Lima
St Preux’s next fight: Ovince St Preux vs Corey Anderson
Saint Preux vs Okami Fight Video:
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