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Ryuta Sakurai

Ryuta Sakurai
  • Given Name: 桜井隆多, Sakurai Ryuta
  • MMA Record: 24-23-6 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname:
  • Current Streak: 6 Losses
  • Age: 45 | Date of Birth: 1971.09.18
  • Last Fight: November 19, 2016 in DEEP
  • Weight Class: Welterweight | Last Weigh-In: 185.0 lbs
  • Affiliation: R-BLOOD
  • Height: 5'10" (178cm) | Reach: N/A
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Mito, Ibaraki, Japan
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG  |  Promoter
  • Fighting out of: Mito, Ibaraki, Japan
  • Personal Pages: Twitter  |  Facebook  |  Official Site
  • College: Cheshire Academy
  • Foundation Style: Wrestling

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  • Japan

    Japan

    updated Thu Dec 8 11:23:46 2016
    #25
    Ryuta Sakurai is the 25th ranked of 162 active Japan Pro Welterweights.
    Also ranked at: Middleweight (17th)

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Ryuta Sakurai MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Draw | Decision
Exhibition Bout
1 Round

Jp Tatsuya Kawajiri
24-23-6 35-10-2

Jp DEEP Hitachinaka: Yasuhiro Kawasaki Retirement
Main Card

2016.11.19
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Taisuke Okuno
24-22-6 12-10-2

Jp DEEP Cage Impact 2016: Korakuen Hall
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 77 kg

2016.10.18
Loss | KO/TKO
4:23 Round 2 of 3, 9:23 Total

Jp Yushin Okami
24-21-6 30-10-0

Jp DEEP 75 Impact: 15th Anniversary
Co-Main Event | Welterweight | 77 kg

2016.02.27
Referee: 4:33
Loss | Submission
4:40 Round 1 of 3

Bg Svetoslav Savov
24-20-6 14-5-0

Ae Abu Dhabi Warriors 2
Main Card | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2015.03.26
Loss | Submission | Shoulder
4:12 Round 1 of 3

Jp Ken Hasegawa
24-19-6 11-0-1

Jp DEEP 71 Impact
Main Event | Middleweight | 84 kg

2015.02.28
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Yoshiyuki Nakanishi
24-18-6 14-3-0

Jp DEEP 69 Impact
Main Event | Middleweight | 84 kg

2014.10.26
Loss | Submission | Choke
2:03 Round 1 of 3

Pl Mamed Khalidov
24-17-6 27-4-2

Pl KSW 25: Khalidov vs. Sakurai 2
Main Event | Middleweight | 185 lbs

2013.12.07
Odds: +700 (Huge Underdog) | Weigh-In: 185.0 lbs (83.9 kgs) | Referee: Tomasz Bronder
Win | KO/TKO
1:00 Round 1 of 3

Jp Yuji Sakuragi
23-17-6 14-20-2

Jp DEEP Cage Impact 2013: Korakuen Hall
Co-Main Event | Middleweight | 84 kg

2013.06.15
Weigh-In: 185.0 lbs (83.9 kgs)
Win | Submission | Choke
0:46 Round 3 of 3, 6:46 Total

Jp Hiromitsu Kanehara
22-17-6 19-25-5

Jp DEEP Haleo Impact
Main Card | Middleweight | 84 kg

2012.12.22
Referee: Kenichi Serizawa
Loss | Decision | Majority
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Kazuhiro Nakamura
22-16-6 15-11-0

Jp DEEP 60 Impact
Main Event | Middleweight | 84 kg

2012.10.19
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
3:04 Round 2 of 3, 8:04 Total

Jp Katsuyori Shibata
21-16-6 4-10-1

Jp Deep 55 Impact
Main Card | Middleweight | 84 kg

2011.08.26
Win | Submission | Armlock
3:48 Round 3 of 3, 13:48 Total

Jp Yoshiyuki Nakanishi
20-16-6 9-1-0

Jp Deep 52 Impact
Main Card | Middleweight | 84 kg

2011.02.24
Loss | KO/TKO | Knees
0:32 Round 2 of 3, 5:32 Total

Jp Riki Fukuda
20-15-6 16-4-0

Jp Deep 49 Impact
Main Card | Title Challenge | Middleweight | 84 kg

2010.08.27
Draw | Decision | Unanimous
4 Rounds, 18:00 Total

Pl Mamed Khalidov
20-15-5 20-4-1

Pl KSW 13: Kumite
Main Event | Title Challenge | Light HW | 187 lbs

2010.05.07
Weigh-In: 188.5 lbs (85.5 kgs) | Referee: Tomasz Bronder
Win | KO/TKO | Punch

Jp Hiroki Sato

Jp DEEP

2009.12.19
Win | Submission | Armlock
3:46 Round 1 of 2

Gu Hosea Ware
18-15-5 4-1-0

Jp Deep 44 Impact
Main Card | Middleweight | 84 kg

2009.10.10
Draw
5:00 Round 2 of 2, 10:00 Total

Jp Hiromitsu Kanehara
18-15-4 17-22-1

Jp Deep 42 Impact
Main Card | Middleweight | 84 kg

2009.06.30
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
0:45 Round 1 of 3

Jp Riki Fukuda
18-14-4 12-4-0

Jp Deep 40 Impact
Co-Main Event | Tournament Finals | 84 kg

2009.02.20
Win | Decision | Split
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Jp Sojiro Orui
17-14-4 7-2-6

Jp Deep 38 Impact
Co-Main Event | Middleweight | 84 kg

2008.10.23
Win | Submission | Armlock
3:22 Round 1 of 2

Jp Kozo Urita
16-14-4 10-10-2

Jp Deep 37 Impact
Main Card | Middleweight | 84 kg

2008.08.17
Win | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Kr Young Choi
15-14-4 8-6-0

Jp Deep 35 Impact
Main Card | Tournament Alternate | 84 kg

2008.05.19
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Riki Fukuda
15-13-4 8-3-0

Jp Deep 34 Impact
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 84 kg

2008.02.22
Win | KO/TKO | Injury
5:00 Round 1 of 3

Jp Eiji Ishikawa
14-13-4 15-12-2

Jp Deep 32 Impact
Main Card | Middleweight | 82 kg

2007.10.10
Loss | KO/TKO | Punch
3:50 Round 1 of 3

Br Murilo Bustamante
14-12-4 13-6-1

Jp Deep 29 Impact
Main Event | 83 kg | 83 kg

2007.04.13
Loss | Decision | Majority
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Ryo Chonan
14-11-4 12-7-0

Jp Deep 28 Impact
Main Event | Title Challenge | Middleweight | 82 kg

2007.02.16
Win | Submission | Shoulder
0:57 Round 1 of 3

Br Geovani Pereira
13-11-4 1-1-0

Jp Deep 27 Impact
Co-Main Event | 83 kg | 83 kg

2006.12.20
Win | Submission | Armlock
4:47 Round 1 of 3

Fr Xavier Foupa-Pokam
12-11-4 8-7-0

Jp Deep 25 Impact
Main Event | 83 kg | 83 kg

2006.08.04
Loss | KO/TKO | Injury
1:57 Round 1 of 3

Jp Ryo Chonan
12-10-4 10-6-0

Jp Deep 23 Impact
Main Event | Title Defense | Middleweight | 82 kg

2006.02.05
Loss | Submission | Armlock
3:49 Round 1 of 2

Br Paulo Filho
12-9-4 9-0-0

Jp Pride Bushido 9
Main Card | Tournament Alternate | 83 kg

2005.09.25
Weigh-In: 183.0 lbs (83.0 kgs) | Referee: Moritaka Oshiro
Win | Submission | Armlock
4:40 Round 1 of 3

Jp Yasuhito Namekawa
11-9-4 17-13-1

Jp Deep 19 Impact
Main Event | 85 kg | 85 kg

2005.07.08
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Br Murilo Bustamante
11-8-4 9-4-1

Jp Pride Bushido 6
Main Card | Welterweight | 83 kg

2005.04.03
Weigh-In: 180.8 lbs (82.0 kgs) | Referee: Moritaka Oshiro
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
2:40 Round 1 of 3

Jp Ryuki Ueyama
10-8-4 9-8-4

Jp Deep 17 Impact
Main Event | Title Challenge | Middleweight | 84 kg

2004.12.18
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Se David Bielkheden

Jp Shooto

2004.07.16
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Yushin Okami
9-7-4 7-1-0

Jp Pride Bushido 2
Main Card | Middleweight | 93 kg

2004.02.15
Win | KO/TKO | Punches
0:56 Round 1 of 3

Jp Tetsuya Onose
8-7-4 3-0-0

Jp Deep 13 Impact
Main Card | Middleweight | 84 kg

2004.01.22
Win | Submission | Shoulder
3:46 Round 1 of 3

Jp Hirohide Fujinuma
7-7-4 4-1-0

Jp Deep 12 Impact
Main Card | Open Weight

2003.09.15
Loss | KO/TKO | Punches
4:22 Round 2 of 3, 9:22 Total

Jp Eiji Ishikawa
7-6-4 8-8-0

Jp Deep 9 Impact
Main Card | Middleweight | 83 kg

2003.05.05
Win | Submission | Shoulder

Us John Renken

Jp Shooto

2003.02.23
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Yuichi Nakanishi

Jp Shooto

2003.01.24
Win | KO/TKO | Injury

Jp Jun Kitagawa

Jp Shooto

2002.10.27
Draw

Masato Nishiguchi

Jp Shooto

2002.08.27
Draw

Marcelo Machado

Jp Shooto

2002.03.13
Win | Submission | Armlock

Nl Nathan Schouteren

Nl Shooto Europe

2001.11.04
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Shiko Yamashita

Jp Shooto

2001.06.14
Draw

Jp Izuru Takeuchi

Jp Shooto

1999.11.04
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Jun Kitagawa

Jp Shooto

1999.08.04
Loss | Submission | Leglock

Jp Yuki Sasaki

Jp Shooto

1999.05.27
Loss | KO/TKO

Fr Cyrille Diabate

Fr France Regional

1999.03.20
Win | KO/TKO | Injury

Nobuhiro Tsurumaki

Jp Shooto

1999.01.27
Draw

Jp Izuru Takeuchi

Jp Shooto

1998.11.27
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Masashi Kita

Jp Shooto

1998.09.18
Loss | Submission | Armlock

Jp Masanori Suda

Jp Japan Regional

1997.07.27
Loss | Submission | Armlock

Hiroyuki Yoshioka

Jp Japan Regional

1996.03.30
Win | Decision

Jp Katsuhisa Fujii

Jp Japan Regional

1996.03.30

Ryuta Sakurai Wiki Update Wiki

Ryuta Sakurai is a Japanese mixed martial artist competing in the middlweight division. Sakurai was a former DEEP Middleweight Champion, having defeated former champion Ryuki Ueyama at DEEP - 17th Impact by TKO in the first round. However, Sakurai would lose the title in his first defense against Ryo Chonan at DEEP - 23 Impact in the first round due to a cut. Years later he would fight for the title again at DEEP - 40 Impact in a rematch against rival Riki Fukuda. Sakurai would come up short again against Fukuda, this time losing via TKO in the first round.

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