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6-3-1

Kenji Yamamoto

Kenji Yamamoto
  • Given Name: 山本賢治, Yamamoto Kenji
  • Professional MMA Record: 6-3-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname:
  • Current Streak: 2 Losses
  • Age: 30 | Date of Birth: 1984.05.15
  • Last Fight: June 28, 2014 in VTJ
  • Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 134.7 lbs
  • Affiliation: Shooto GYM Tokyo
  • Height: 5'5" (166cm) | Reach: N/A
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Osaka-shi, Osaka, Japan
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  The UG  |  Promoter
  • Fighting out of: Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, Japan
  • Personal Pages: Facebook

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Kenji Yamamoto MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Yusaku Nakamura
6-2-1 7-4-1

VTJ 5th in Osaka
Main Card | 61 kg | 61 kg

2014.06.28
Weigh-In: 134.702 lbs
Loss | KO/TKO
0:11 Round 1 of 3

Yuta Sasaki
6-1-1 12-1-2

Shooto 3rd Round 2013
Co-Main Event | Title Match | Featherweight | 60 kg

2013.07.27
Weigh-In: 132.277 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Manabu Inoue
5-1-1 14-8-3

Shooto 2nd Round 2013
Main Card | Bantamweight | 61 kg

2013.03.16
Draw | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Kota Onojima
5-1-0 6-1-0

Shooto
Main Event | Bantamweight | 61 kg

2012.12.15
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
1:42 Round 1 of 2

Kosuke Eda
4-1-0 9-3-4

Shooto: Border: Season 4 - Second
Main Card | Bantamweight | 61 kg

2012.09.23
Win | KO/TKO | Retired
2:15 Round 1 of 2

Takahiro Hosoi
3-1-0 6-7-2

Shooto Gig Tokyo 9
Main Card | Bantamweight | 61 kg

2012.04.14
Referee: Toshiharu Suzuki
Loss | KO/TKO | Punch

Akihito Ishihara

Shooto

2011.09.04
Win | KO/TKO | Punch

Minoru Takeuchi

Shooto

2011.05.28
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Kenta Sakuma

Shooto

2011.04.01
Win | KO/TKO | Injury

Toshiaki Hayasaka

Shooto

2010.11.19

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