Ajax loader

Jp

Pro MMA Record


22-11-2

Yuta Nezu

Yuta Nezu

Fighter Details

  • Given Name: 根津優太, Nezu Yuta
  • Pro MMA Record: 22-11-2 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: N/A
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 37 | Date of Birth: 1982.01.21
  • Last Fight: November 24, 2019 in Shooto
  • Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 135.8 lbs
  • Affiliation: Wajutsu Keishukai Tokyo
  • Height: 5'5" (166cm) | Reach: N/A
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Tokyo, Japan
  • Fighting out of: Koto-ku, Tokyo, Japan
  • Fighter Links:
  • Personal Links:

Regional Rankings Rankings FAQ

Gyms & Affiliations

Wiki

Yuta Nezu Wiki Update Wiki

Nezu is a Bantamweight fighter for Shooto, he has also fought in VTJ and Valkyrie. He is best known for his kicks, many times his most used strike in fights. He has notable wins over Kota Onojima (twice), Motonobu Tezuka, and "Wicky" Nishiura


After a rough 1-3 stretch that saw him lose to Onojima, Kyoji Horiguchi, and Naohiro Mizuno, Nezu has been on a tear winning 5 fights in a row. The most recent outing in that streak saw Nezu become the Shooto Featherweight (133 lbs) Pacific Rim champion when he beat Onojima in their rubber match at Shooto 2nd Round 2014.


On September 27, 2014, Nezu faced Keita Ishibashi at Shooto - 7th Round 2014. Nezu would go on to defeat Ishibashi via KO with only three seconds left in the second round. 


Nezu would next face Raja Shippen at Shooto - "Mobstlyes 15th Anniversary Tour Fight and Mosh" on May 3, 2015. Nezu won the bout via unanimous decision, bringing his win streak to seven straight fights.

Last updated 07.03.2015, 7:32 PM ET
Wiki Contributors:

Yuta Nezu News View All

Dennis Buzukia knocks William Calhoun III out with an elbow at Ring of Combat 70 in A... (2019-11-28 11:00:00 -0500)
Welcome to the latest edition of Missed Fists where we shine a light on fights from a... (2019-05-16 09:00:00 -0400)
Asian promotions Road FC and Rizin FF will bring MMA fans two very promising cards fo... (2017-04-14 03:22:32 -0400)
Watch Road FC 037 which features an all-female main card filled with Asia’s top MMA s... (2017-03-11 03:30:01 -0500)
Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 adds Bantamweight match: Kim Min-Woo vs Yuta Nezu Xiaomi ROAD FC 033 a... (2016-07-21 20:24:53 -0400)
ROAD FC 025: Official Results ROAD FC 025 took place on 22 August, 2015 in Wonju, South K... (2015-08-24 22:13:35 -0400)
  • MMA Weekly : Video: Kamaru Usman on his rocky history with Colby Covington
  • MMA Weekly : David Michaud looks to cap busy 2019 with million-dollar PFL Championship
  • MMAFighting.com : Morning Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov believes Tony Ferguson is a ‘great fighter’ but doesn’t understand ‘what is inside his head’
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 245 Athlete Panel: Kamaru Usman, Max Holloway and Amanda Nunes
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 245 Athlete Panel: Colby Covington, Alexander Volkanovski and Germaine de Randamie
  • MMAFighting.com : Kamaru Usman, Max Holloway and Amanda Nunes react to Colby Covington admitting act behind persona
  • MMAFighting.com : Video: After UFC win, ‘Twister’ fan Bryce Mitchell wants to dine with Donald Trump
  • MMAFighting.com : Dana White reveals talks with Claressa Shields about potential showdown with Amanda Nunes
  • MMA Weekly : Video: Kamaru Usman disses Colby Covington’s act; Max Holloway and Amanda Nunes join in
  • MMAFighting.com : Germaine de Randamie doesn’t believe UFC champ Amanda Nunes will strike with her, Nunes responds
  • MMA Weekly : Video: Colby Covington on Jeffrey Epstein, the Clinton hit list and Kamaru Usman
  • MMA Weekly : Video: Colby Covington still refuses to let Dana White put belt on him at UFC 245
  • MMAFighting.com : Fortunes changed for five at UFC on ESPN 7
  • MMAFighting.com : John Gotti III vs. Marcos Lloreda rescheduled for CES 60
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 245 athlete panel at 4 p.m. ET
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 245 athlete panel
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC 245 athlete panel live now
  • MMAFighting.com : De La Rosas book fights on same card at UFC Rio Rancho
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 245 embedded: Kamaru Usman, ‘Colby Covington is hiding behind fake patriotism’
  • MMAFighting.com : Dana White targeting Khabib vs. McGregor 2 if both win upcoming fights, Justin Gaethje responds