Completed MMA Bout

Willie Gates vs. Ulka Sasaki

Preliminary Card | Flyweight · 125 lbs | MMA

Ulka Sasaki defeats Willie Gates via Submission at 3:30 of Round 2

Ulka Sasaki
Willie "Whoop Ass" Gates

Sasaki
Submission
Round 2

18-3-2   Pro Record At Fight   12-6-0
Climbed to 19-3   Record After Fight   Fell to 12-7
+115 (Near Even)   Betting Odds   -135 (Slight Favorite)
Japan   Nationality   United States
New York City, New York   Fighting out of   Fontana, California
26 years, 7 months, 1 day   Age at Fight   29 years, 3 months, 2 weeks, 3 days
125.0 lbs (56.7 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   125.0 lbs (56.7 kgs)
5'10" (178cm)   Height   5'8" (173cm)
71.0" (180cm)   Reach   72.0" (183cm)
Wajutsu Keishukai Suruga Dojo   Gym   Pinnacle MMA
UFC Fight Night 87
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC Fight Night 87: Overeem vs. Arlovski
  • Date: Sunday 05.08.2016 at 02:00 PM ET
  • Referee: Rich Mitchell
  • Venue: Ahoy Rotterdam
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Bout Billing: Preliminary Card (fight 1 of 13)
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 125 lbs (56.7 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Jon Anik, Kenny Florian
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Prelims
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Jon Anik
  • Gates Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Sasaki Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
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Gates vs. Sasaki Fight Predictions

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