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Mei Yamaguchi

"V.V" Mei Yamaguchi
  • Given Name: 山口芽生, Yamaguchi Mei
  • MMA Record: 16-10-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: V.V
  • Current Streak: 1 Win
  • Age: 34 | Date of Birth: 1983.02.03
  • Last Fight: June 30, 2017 in ONE
  • Weight Class: Strawweight | Last Weigh-In: 105.8 lbs
  • Affiliation: RIKI GYM
  • Height: 5'0" (153cm) | Reach: N/A
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Los Angeles, California
  • Fighter Pages: Sherdog  |  Wikipedia  |  The UG  |  Promoter
  • Fighting out of: Tokyo, Japan
  • Personal Pages: Facebook  |  Official Site
  • College: Temple University
  • Foundation Style: Karate, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

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Mei Yamaguchi MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Confirmed Upcoming Bout

Us Angela Lee
16-10-1 8-0-0

Sg ONE Championship: Immortal Pursuit
Main Event | Title Challenge | Strawweight | 115

2017.11.24
Win | Submission | Choke
4:00 Round 2 of 3, 9:00 Total

Tw Jenny Huang
15-10-1 5-1-0

Mm ONE Championship: Light of a Nation
Main Card | Strawweight | 115 lbs

2017.06.30
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Br Istela Nunes
15-9-1 5-0-0

Mo ONE Championship: Heroes of the World
Main Card | Strawweight | 115 lbs

2016.08.13
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total

Us Angela Lee
15-8-1 5-0-0

Sg ONE Championship: Ascent to Power
Main Event | Vacant Title | Strawweight | 115 lbs

2016.05.06
Referee: Olivier Coste
#22 Best MMA Fight of the Year for 2016
Cancelled Bout Tessa Simpson PXC 52 2016.03.18
Draw | Decision
Exhibition Bout
1 Round

Jp Miyoko Kusaka
15-8-1 5-9-1

Jp DEEP JEWELS 9
Main Card

2015.08.29
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
Shootboxing Bout

Jp Mio Tsumura

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2015
Main Card | Tournament Semifinal | 48 kg

2015.08.21
Win | Decision | Unanimous
Shootboxing Bout

Jp Michi Nakamura

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2015
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 48 kg

2015.08.21
Win | KO/TKO
4:57 Round 2 of 2, 9:57 Total

Jp Satomi Takano
13-8-1 5-5-0

Jp DEEP JEWELS 8
Main Event | Tournament Finals | 48 kg

2015.05.31
Win | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Jp Mina Kurobe
13-8-1 5-0-0

Jp DEEP JEWELS 8
Main Card | Tournament Semifinal | 48 kg

2015.05.31
Draw | Decision
Exhibition Bout
1 Round

Jp Emi Tomimatsu
13-8-1 8-10-0

Jp DEEP: Funabashi Bom-Ba-Ye
Main Card

2015.05.08
Cancelled Bout Ayaka Miura DEEP JEWELS 7 2015.02.20
Reason: Ayaka Withdrew (Doctor Advice)
Win | KO/TKO
0:44 Round 1 of 2

Jp Miyoko Kusaka
12-8-1 5-8-1

Jp DEEP JEWELS 7: Featherweight Title GP
Main Event | Tournament Quarterfinal | 48 kg

2015.02.20
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Jp Ayaka Hamasaki
12-7-1 10-1-0

Jp DEEP DREAM Impact: Omisoka Special
Main Card | Featherweight | 48 kg

2014.12.31
Weigh-In: 105.8 lbs (48.0 kgs)
Loss | Decision | Majority
Shootboxing Bout

Jp Yukari Yamaguchi

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2014
Main Card | Tournament Semifinal | 48 kg

2014.08.02
Win | Submission | Choke
3:17 Round 1 of 2

Jp Yukiko Seki
11-7-1 12-23-0

Jp DEEP JEWELS 4
Main Card | Featherweight | 48 kg

2014.05.17
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Ph Gina Iniong
11-6-1 2-1-0

Ph PXC 43
Main Card | Catchweight | 107 lbs

2014.03.29
Weigh-In: 107.0 lbs (48.5 kgs)
Loss | Decision
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Patricia Vidonic
11-5-1 8-6-0

Gu PXC 40
Co-Main Event | Strawweight | 115 lbs

2013.10.25
Referee: Tony D'Angelo
Win | Decision | Unanimous
Shootboxing Bout

Jp Chihiro Kira

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2013
Main Card | Catchweight | 49 kg

2013.08.03
Win | Submission | Armlock
1:55 Round 1 of 2

Kr Seo Ye Jung
10-5-1 0-1-0

Jp JEWELS: 24th Ring
Co-Main Event | Lightweight | 52 kg

2013.05.25
Weigh-In: 113.9 lbs (51.7 kgs) | Referee: Kenichi Serizawa
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Jp Megumi Fujii
10-4-1 25-2-0

Jp VTJ 1st
Main Card | Strawweight | 52 kg

2012.12.24
Referee: Kenichi Serizawa
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
Shootboxing Bout

Jp Rena Kubota

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2012
Main Event | Tournament Finals | 51 kg

2012.08.25
Win | Decision | Unanimous
Shootboxing Bout

Nl Lorena Klijn

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2012
Main Card | Tournament Semifinal | 51 kg

2012.08.25
Win | Decision | Unanimous
Shootboxing Bout

Th Namtarn Por Munagpetch

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2012
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 51 kg

2012.08.25
Win | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Jp Emi Tomimatsu
9-4-1 5-4-0

Jp JEWELS: 20th Ring
Main Event | Lightweight | 52 kg

2012.07.21
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Fi Katja Kankaanpaa

Fi Botnia Punishment

2012.03.23
Win | Decision | Split
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Jp Mika Nagano
8-3-1 8-5-0

Jp Jewels: 17th Ring
Main Card | Lightweight | 52 kg

2011.12.17
Loss | Decision | Majority
Shootboxing Bout

Jp Mina Sakurai

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2011
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 50 kg

2011.08.19
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
2 Rounds, 10:00 Total

Kr Seo Hee Ham
8-2-1 9-4-0

Jp Jewels: 15th Ring
Co-Main Event | Lightweight | 52 kg

2011.07.09
Win | Submission | Armlock

Jp Akiko Naito

Jp Pancrase

2011.05.03
Win | Decision | Majority

Jp Tomomi Sunaba

Jp Pancrase

2011.04.02
Draw | Decision | Majority
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Kyoko Takabayashi
6-2-0 11-4-0

Jp VALKYRIE 08
Main Event | Title Defense | Featherweight | 52 kg

2010.11.28
Loss | Decision | Split
Shootboxing Bout

Jp Ai Takahashi

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2010
Main Card | Tournament Semifinal | 51 kg

2010.08.29
Win | Submission
Shootboxing Bout

Nl Samanta van Dole

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2010
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 51 kg

2010.08.29
Win | Submission
1:16 Round 1 of 3

Jp Yuka Tsuji
5-2-0 22-1-0

Jp VALKYRIE 04
Main Event | Title Challenge | Featherweight | 52 kg

2010.02.11
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
Shootboxing Bout

Jp Rena Kubota

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2009
Main Event | Tournament Finals | 52 kg

2009.08.23
Win | Decision | Unanimous
Shootboxing Bout

Jp Madoka Okada

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2009
Main Card | Tournament Semifinal | 52 kg

2009.08.23
Win | Decision | Unanimous
Shootboxing Bout

Kr Soo Jung Lim

Jp Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup 2009
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 52 kg

2009.08.23
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 9:00 Total

Jp Kyoko Takabayashi
4-2-0 9-3-0

Jp Cage Force X Valkyrie
Main Card | Tournament Finals | 52 kg

2009.07.12
Win | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 9:00 Total

Jp Emi Fujino
3-2-0 8-2-0

Jp VALKYRIE 02
Main Card | Tournament Semifinal | 52 kg

2009.04.25
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 9:00 Total

Jp Yuka Tsuji
3-1-0 20-1-0

Jp VALKYRIE 01 CAGE FORCE-EX
Main Event | Featherweight | 52 kg

2008.11.08
Loss | Decision | Split

Jp Emi Fujino

Jp Smackgirl

2007.12.26
Win | Decision | Split

Jp Emi Tomimatsu

Jp Smackgirl

2007.09.06
Win | Submission | Leglock

Jp Saori Ishioka

Jp Smackgirl

2007.05.19
Win | Submission | Choke

Jp Anna Saito

Jp Smackgirl

2007.03.11

Mei Yamaguchi Wiki Update Wiki

Yamaguchi is currently a Strawweight for JEWELS, but has also fought in Vale Tudo Japan, Pancrase, Valkyrie, and Smackgirl. She comes from a Karate and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu background. She holds notable victories over Saori Ishioka, Emi Fujino, Kyoko Takabayashi, Yuka Tsuji, Tomomi Sunaba and Mika Nagano.

Yamaguchi began her career fighting in Smackgirl's The Next Cinderella Tournament 2007. She would defeat Anna Saito, Saori Ishioka, and Emi Tomimatsu to win the tournament. She would later enter Valkyrie's women Featherweight tournament which she would win earning her a title shot against Yuka Tsuji and get a chance at revenge for losing to her earlier in her career. Yamaguchi would win in what is one of the biggest upsets in Women's MMA history.

Yamaguchi has an 0-2 record in submission grappling, she fared better in Shoot Boxing where she owns a 7-4 record. She was the runner up in both the 2009 and 2012 Shoot Boxing Girls S-Cup.

Last updated 03.21.2013, 2:20 PM ET
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