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Rich Franklin vs. Yushin Okami

Main Event | Middleweight · 185 lbs | MMA

Rich Franklin defeats Yushin Okami via 3 Round Decision

Mmaweekly large Rich "Ace" Franklin
Mmaweekly large Yushin "Thunder" Okami

Franklin
Decision
Round 3

Rich Franklin Yushin Okami

"Ace" "Thunder"

23-2-0   Pro Record At Fight   20-3-0
Climbed to 24-2   Record After Fight   Fell to 20-4
-215 (Moderate Favorite)   Betting Odds   +173 (Slight Underdog)
Us United States   Nationality   Jp Japan
Cincinnati, Ohio   Fighting out of   Kanagawa, Japan
32 years, 8 months, 4 days   Age at Fight   25 years, 10 months, 5 days
185.0 lbs (83.9 kgs)   Weigh-In Result   185.0 lbs (83.9 kgs)
6'1" (186cm)   Height   6'2" (188cm)
76.0" (193cm)   Reach   75.0" (191cm)
Team Extreme   Gym   Wajutsu Keishukai Tokyo
UFC 72
  • Bout Information
  • Event: UFC 72: Victory
  • Date: Saturday 06.16.2007
  • Referee: John McCarthy
  • Venue: The Odyssey
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
  • Bout Billing: Main Event
  • Pro/Am: Professional
  • Weight: 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
  • TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
  • Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
  • Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
  • Franklin Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
  • Okami Total Disclosed Pay: None Disclosed
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