Yasuhiro Urushitani Biography: Yasuhiro Urushitani is a Japanese MMA fighter who fights in the flyweight class. Urushitani won the Shooto bantamweight title from 2010 until 2012 before signing with the UFC.
Yasuhiro Urushitani Biography
Yasuhiro Urushitani Biography: Yasuhiro Urushitani was born in Tokyo, Japan, on September 8, 1976. In January 2001, Urushitani made his professional MMA debut for the Shooto promotion in his native Japan. Over the following decade, he collected 19 victories, four defeats, and six draws.
In 2003 and 2007, Urushitani fought for the Shooto Bantamweight (125 lbs; Flyweight in the United States) championship, but he was defeated by decision and draw, respectively. In May 2010, he finally faced Ryuichi Miki in a bout for the title for the third time. He won the championship by decision.
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Yasuhiro Urushitani Biography: Yasuhiro Urushitani was born in Tokyo, Japan, on September 8, 1976.
|Date Of Birth||September 8, 1976|
|Birth Place||Tokyo, Japan|
|Profession||Mixed Martial Artist|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
What is Yasuhiro Urushitani Net Worth?
According to Wikipedia, Forbes, and Business Insider, Yasuhiro Urushitani has a net worth of $5 million.
Yasuhiro Urushitani Career
Yasuhiro Urushitani signed a contract with the UFC to compete in a tournament to choose the initial UFC Flyweight Champion. Urushitani fought Joseph Benavidez in the tournament semifinals on March 3, 2012, on UFC on FX 2. He was knocked out in the second round of the match.
Urushitani was scheduled to face John Lineker at UFC 151 on September 1, 2012. However, following the cancellation of UFC 151, Urushitani vs. Lineker was rescheduled and took place on November 10, 2012, on UFC on Fuel TV 6. Urushitani was defeated via unanimous decision in the fight. Then, Urishitani was removed from the promotion. After being released from the UFC, Urushitani was recruited by ONE FC.
He made his debut against Rey Docyogen on their May 31, 2013, card ONE FC 9: Rise to Power. A split decision decided the bout. After two consecutive victories, Yasuhiro faced Brazilian Adriano Moraes at One FC 14: War of Nations. After winning the first round, Urushitani was forced down & submitted with a rear naked choke in the second.