UFC 162 Norman Parke vs. Kazuki Tokudome added


Picture
Irish MMA fighter Norman Parke (17-2 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and Japanese mixed martial artist Kazuki Tokudome (12-3-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will battle at UFC 162.

UFC officially confirmed the lightweight bout.

UFC 162 takes place on July 6 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Parke, winner of "TUF: The Smashes", is holding a seven-fight win streak where in the last fight he won his TUF teammate Colin Fletcher by unanimous decision at UFC on FX: Sotiropoulos vs. Pearson on 15th of December 2012 in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

Tokudome holds a three-fight win streak and in his last fight the Japanese scored a unanimous decision victory over Brazilian Cristiano Marcello at UFC on Fuel TV: Silva vs. Stann on March 3 in Saitama, Japan.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.
From Around the Web

Related News

  • 18 days ago
  • 18 views

Hector Lombard became the latest mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter fighting under the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) banner to fail a drug test, as it was revealed earlier today (Tues., Feb. 10, read news >>

  • 17 days ago
  • 198 views

Double trouble ... Mixed martial arts (MMA) fans who held out hope that Anderson Silva's failed out-of-competition drug test for steroids was a mistake might want to reconsider. That's because MMAJun read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 9 views

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is hosting its latest mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Valentine's Day (Feb. 14, 2015), which means the promotion, or perhaps the FOX Sports 1 network, is convin read news >>

  • 13 days ago
  • 54 views

George Lockhart has many titles: mixed martial arts fighter, nutrionist, trainer, gym owner, former Marine and father. But he's something else, too, namely, a guy who has seen how the intersection of read news >>

  • 9 days ago
  • 5 views

MMAmania.com resident fighter analyst Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts (MMA) game of UFC Fight Night 61 headliner Frank Mir, who looks to return to the win column this Sunday (Feb read news >>

  • 4 days ago
  • 6 views

MMAmania.com resident fighter analyst Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts (MMA) game of UFC 184 headliner Cat Zingano, who looks to dethrone Ronda Rousey this Saturday (Feb. 28, 2015 read news >>

  • 2 days ago
  • 2 views

MMAmania.com resident fighter analyst Andrew Richardson breaks down the mixed martial arts (MMA) game of UFC 184 headliner Ronda Rousey, who looks to defend her title once again this Saturday (Feb. 2 read news >>

  • a day ago
  • 31 views

Before the "Rousey vs. Zingano" mixed martial arts (MMA) pay-per-view (PPV) fight card gets underway later this evening (Sat., Feb. 28, 2015) at 10 p.m. ET, live from the Staples Center in Los Angele read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 25 views

MMA Fighting brings you UFC 183 play-by-play and more for the Silva vs. Diaz fight card. Tonight's event is headlined by a fight between former UFC champion Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz. This bout is read news >>