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  • 2 years ago
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Deep veteran Hiroshi “Iron” Nakamura is set to follow countryman Masakatsu Ueda into Bellator Fighting Championships’ sixth-season bantamweight tournament. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Another top Japanese fighter has been added to Bellator's 135-pound roster. Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney today told MMAjunkie.com that his promotion has inked Hiroshi Nakamura for its season-six tournament, which is scheduled to begin in March on MTV2. He also confirmed the participation of Masakatsu Ueda, whom MMAjunkie.com reported as a likely participant earlier this week. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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In this week's edition of HDNet Fights Video Vault, we look back at a July "Dream: Japan GP Final" bout between Gegard Mousasi and Hiroshi Izumi. For Mousasi, it was his first attempt at defending his DREAM light-heavyweight title. The fight was a featured attraction at a summer event that concluded the organization's Japanese bantamweight grand prix. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Gegard Mousasi learned a lesson in his April draw against Keith Jardine, and he applied it in his July win over Hiroshi Izumi. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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TOKYO -- Hiroshi Izumi, a 2004 Olympic silver medalist in judo, defeated former Cage Rage light heavyweight champion James Zikic by split decision in a tense three-round main event at Sengoku Raiden Championship 15 on Saturday at Ryogoku Kokugikan read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Another non-tournament bout has been added to next month's tourney-heavy Sengoku Raiden Championship 15 event. World Victory Road officials today announced Olympic medalist Hiroshi Izumi meets fellow light heavyweight James Zikic at the event. Sengoku Raiden Championship 15 takes place Oct. 30 at Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo and airs via HDNet in North America. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Any hopes World Victory Road had that Olympian Hiroshi Izumi would make an immediate impact in the MMA world were dashed today when the Judo standout suffered a first-round TKO loss to fellow MMA newcomer Antz Nansen. read news >>

  • 5 years ago
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The Japanese-based World Victory Road organization today announced the signing of Olympic silver medalist Hiroshi Izumi to its Sengoku event series. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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Deep’s first bantamweight championship bout between Masakazu Imanari and Hiroshi Umemura didn’t get out of the first minute Sunday at Korakuen Hall. read news >>