The black belt in judo and gaidojutsu Yoshihiro Akiyama entered this fight with a mma record of 14-5-0 (86% finishing rate) while his opponent, the undefeated Alberto Mina, has a perfect record of 11-0-0 (100% finishing rate). Both fighters are not ranked as they haven’t fought for more than one year, in their last bout ‘Sexyama’ defeated Amir Sadollah (=Akiyama vs Sadollah) while Mina won over Shinsho Anzai. ‘Sexyama’ Akiyama vs Mina is on the undercard of Benson Henderson vs Jorge Masvidal – UFC Fight Night 79. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Review: 2014-09-20, some good exchanges in the second part of the fight but it is not enough to get three stars: Yoshihiro Akiyama vs Amir Sadollah gets two. The black belt in judo Yoshihiro Akiyama entered this fight with a pro mma record of 13-5-0 (92% finishing rate) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since February, 2012 when he was defeated by Jake Shields (=Shields vs Akiyama); before that bout he had already lost three consecutive times.
His opponent, Amir Sadollah, has a record of 6-4-0 (33% submission victory rate – he has never won via ko/tko) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since September 29, 2012 when he was defeated by Dan Hardy (=Hardy vs Sadollah). Akiyama vs Sadollah is on the undercard of Mark Hunt vs Roy Nelson – UFC FN 52 (UFC Fight Night Japan). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Review: 2012-02-25, pretty fight with a good third round between Jake Shields and Yoshihiro Akiyama but it is not enough to get three stars. Jake Shields (26-6-1) entered as the No.5 welterweight in the world while Yoshihiro Akiyama (13-4-0) entered as the No.67. Shields vs Akiyama is on the undercard of Edgar vs Henderson (UFC 144). Watch the video!
Review: 2011-08-06, nice and brutal KO of Vitor Belfort that defeated Yoshihiro Akiyama in the first round. Belfort vs Akiyama was on the undercard of Evans vs Ortiz 2 (UFC 133). Watch the video!