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Takafumi Otsuka

Takafumi Otsuka
  • Given Name: 大塚 隆史, Takafumi Otsuka
  • Professional MMA Record: 17-12-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname:
  • Current Streak: 2 Wins
  • Age: 27 | Date of Birth: 1986.08.22
  • Last Fight: April 29, 2014 in DEEP
  • Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 134.9 lbs
  • Gym/Affiliation: AACC
  • Height: 5'6" (168cm) | Reach: N/A
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Chiba, Japan
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  The UG
  • Fighting out of: Chiba, Japan
  • Personal Pages: Twitter

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Takafumi Otsuka is a Japanese MMA fighter born on August 22, 1986 in Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Otsuka has competed featherweight and bantamweight division and has won the DEEP featherweight and DEEP bantamweight title. He fights out of and is affiliated to the team AACC.


Since being a teenager in middle school, Otsuka has been training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Hiroyuki Abe's AACC gym. Otsuka also began wrestling in high school where he competed in the Cup of China where he made it to the semi finals where he lost to Shigeki Osawa. He also competed int the Greco-Roman National High School Championship where he was also a runner up. 
 
Despite being Japanese and making his MMA debut in Japan losing by submission to Tashiro Nishiuchi, Otsuka has also fought in Japan where's fought opponents such as ONE FC veteran fighter Leandro Issa and UFC veteran Rafael dos Anjos
 
After competing in Brazil for a while and competing sporadically in DEEP in Japan, Otsuka began fighting regularly in DREAM and in DEEP where he obtained victories over Masanori Kanehara, Shoji, Dokonjonosuke Mishima, Takeshi Yamazaki and  Hiroshi "Iron" Nakamura.


One of Otsuka's main and most notable characteristics is his ring gear as he wears trunks inspired by the ancient Rome gladiators trunks they used to wear back then.

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Record by Year and By Promotion

Professional Results Opponent Event Date
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Kenji Osawa
DEEP 66 Impact
Main Card | Vacant Title | Bantamweight | 61 kg
2014.04.29
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Toshiaki Kitada
DEEP Cage Impact 2013
Main Card | Bantamweight | 61 kg
2013.11.24
Weigh-In: 134.923 lbs
Loss | Decision
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Yoon Jun Lee
Road FC 12
Main Card | Bantamweight | 135 lbs
2013.06.22
Cancelled Bout Soo Chul Kim Road FC 12 2013.06.22
Reason: Kim Removed from Fight
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Makoto Kamaya
DEEP 62 Impact
Main Card | Bantamweight | 61 kg
2013.04.26
Win | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total
Seiji Akao
DEEP Cage Impact 2012: 2nd Round
Main Card | Bantamweight | 61 kg
2012.12.08
Win | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total
Naohiro Mizuno
DEEP 60 Impact
Main Card | Bantamweight | 61 kg
2012.10.19
Loss | Decision | Majority
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Tatsumitsu Wada
DEEP Cage Impact 2012: Tokyo
Main Event | Bantamweight | 61 kg
2012.04.07
Loss | Submission | Choke
3:13 Round 2 of 3, 8:13 Total
Yoshiro Maeda
Ref: Moritaka Oshiro
DEEP 57 Impact
Main Card | Title Defense | Bantamweight | 61 kg
2012.02.18
Loss | Submission | Choke
0:41 Round 1 of 3
Bibiano Fernandes
Ref: Kenichi Serizawa
Dream 17
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 61 kg
2011.09.24
Odds: +275 Moderate Underdog | Weigh-In: 134.041 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous Hiroshi Nakamura DEEP 2011.06.24
Loss | Decision | Split
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Kenji Osawa
Dream: Fight For Japan!
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 61 kg
2011.05.29
Odds: -185 Slight Favorite | Weigh-In: 133.821 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous Tomohiko Hori DEEP 2010.12.11
Loss | Decision | Majority Yoshiro Maeda DEEP 2010.10.24
Loss | Decision | Split Koichiro Matsumoto DEEP 2010.07.03
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Kazuyuki Miyata
Ref: Kenichi Serizawa
Dream 14
Main Card | Catchweight | 64 kg
2010.05.29
Odds: -140 Slight Favorite | Weigh-In: 141.2 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous Takeshi Yamazaki DEEP 2010.02.28
Win | Decision | Unanimous Dokonjonosuke Mishima DEEP 2009.08.23
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 15:00 Total
Bibiano Fernandes
Ref: Kenichi Serizawa
Dream 7: Featherweight GP 2009 First Round
Main Card | Tournament Round of 16 | 63 kg
2009.03.08
Odds: +153 Slight Underdog | Weigh-In: 139.0 lbs
Win | Decision | Unanimous Shoji Maruyama DEEP 2008.12.10
Win | Decision | Split Masanori Kanehara DEEP 2008.10.23
Loss | Decision | Split Rafael dos Anjos Rio de Janeiro Regional 2008.07.12
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes Isamu Sugiuchi DEEP 2008.05.24
Win | Submission | Choke Shun Takahashi Smoker's 2008.02.29
Win | KO/TKO | Punches Rodrigo Ruiz Sao Paulo Regional 2007.12.06
Draw Seiji Ozuka DEEP 2007.08.05
Win | Submission | Choke Motomare Takahashi DEEP 2007.06.16
Win | KO/TKO | Punches Leandro Issa Fury FC 3 2007.05.19
Win | Decision | Unanimous Luiz Andrade I MARS 6 2006.12.22
Loss | Decision | Unanimous Toshiaki Kitada DEEP 2006.12.09
Loss | Submission | Choke Tashiro Nishiuchi MARS 2006.10.04

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