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Mamoru Yamaguchi

Mamoru Yamaguchi
  • Given Name: 山口守, Yamaguchi Mamoru
  • MMA Record: 31-11-5 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname:
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 40 | Date of Birth: 1977.05.29
  • Last Fight: August 20, 2017 in Pancrase
  • Weight Class: Flyweight | Last Weigh-In: 124.6 lbs
  • Affiliation: Shooting Gym Yokohama
  • Height: 5'4" (162cm) | Reach: N/A
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $6,910 USD
  • Born: Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
  • Fighting out of: Kawasaki-shi, Kanagawa, Japan
  • College: N/A
  • Foundation Style: Judo, Muay Thai
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Mamoru Yamaguchi Flyweight Ranking History

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    Japan

    updated Fri May 25 08:23:03 2018
    #20
    Mamoru Yamaguchi is the 20th ranked of 337 active Japan Pro Flyweights.

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Mamoru Yamaguchi MMA Fight Record

Record by Year and By Promotion

Pro Results Opponent Event Date
Confirmed Upcoming Bout

Jp Yuya Wakamatsu
31-11-5 9-2-0

Jp Pancrase 297
Main Card | Flyweight | 57 kg

2018.07.01
Cancelled Bout Takeshi Kasugai Pancrase 295 2018.04.15
Reason: Injury to Kasugai
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total

Jp Senzo Ikeda
31-10-5 10-6-1

Jp Pancrase 289
Main Card | Title Defense | Flyweight | 57 kg

2017.08.20
Win | Decision | Split
5 Rounds, 25:00 Total

Jp Ryuichi Miki
30-10-5 19-10-4

Jp Pancrase 285
Co-Main Event | Title Challenge | Flyweight | 57 kg

2017.03.12
Referee: Masato Fukuda
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Br Luis Nogueira
29-10-5 21-4-1

Jp Pancrase 281
Main Card | Flyweight | 57 kg

2016.10.02
Disclosed Pay: $2,910 Bonus | Weigh-In: 124.6 lbs (56.5 kgs) | Referee: Motohiro Tsuruwa
Cancelled Bout Rogério Bontorin Pancrase 281 2016.10.02
Reason: Bontorin Injury
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Senzo Ikeda
28-10-5 8-5-1

Jp Pancrase 277
Main Card | Flyweight | 57 kg

2016.04.24
Weigh-In: 124.7 lbs (56.5 kgs) | Referee: Kenichi Serizawa
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Yuki Yasunaga
28-9-5 12-8-1

Jp Pancrase 273
Main Card | Flyweight | 57 kg

2015.12.13
Weigh-In: 124.6 lbs (56.5 kgs) | Referee: Minoru Toyonaga
Win | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Yusuke Kitago
27-9-5 12-10-1

Jp Pancrase 269
Co-Main Event | Flyweight | 57 kg

2015.08.09
Weigh-In: 124.6 lbs (56.5 kgs) | Referee: Yoshinori Umeki
Draw | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Kosuke Suzuki
27-9-4 10-5-2

Jp Mobstyles 15th Anniversary: Fight & Mosh
Main Card | Bantamweight | 57 kg

2015.05.03
Cancelled Bout Hiromasa Ogikubo Mobstyles 15th Anniversary 2015.05.03
Reason: Ogikubo Dislocated Shoulder
Win | KO/TKO
0:25 Round 2 of 3, 5:25 Total

Jp Yosuke Saruta
26-9-4 9-4-2

Jp VTJ 6th
Main Card | 57 kg (125.0 lbs)

2014.10.04
Loss | Submission | Choke
1:28 Round 1 of 3

Us Czar Sklavos
26-8-4 8-3-0

Jp VTJ 4th
Main Card | Tournament Quarterfinal | 57 kg

2014.02.23
Weigh-In: 124.8 lbs (56.6 kgs)
Draw | Decision | Majority
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Yoshiro Maeda
26-8-3 30-13-4

Jp Tribe Tokyo Fight
Co-Main Event | Flyweight | 57 kg

2013.10.20
Weigh-In: 124.8 lbs (56.6 kgs)
Loss | Decision | Majority
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Jp Mikihito Yamagami
26-7-3 8-2-0

Jp VTJ 2nd
Main Card | Flyweight | 57 kg

2013.06.22
Weigh-In: 124.1 lbs (56.3 kgs)
Loss | Decision | Split
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Us Darrell Montague
26-6-3 11-2-0

Jp VTJ 1st
Main Card | Flyweight | 57 kg

2012.12.24
Referee: Toshiharu Suzuki
Loss | Decision | Unanimous
3 Rounds, 15:00 Total

Br Jussier Formiga
26-5-3 9-1-0

Us Tachi PF 10: Let the Chips Fall
Main Card | Flyweight | 125 lbs

2011.08.05
Odds: +150 (Slight Underdog) | Disclosed Pay: $4,000 Base | Weigh-In: 125.8 lbs (57.1 kgs) | Referee: Herb Dean
#13 Greatest Flyweight MMA Fight of All Time
Win | KO/TKO | Strikes
4:03 Round 2 of 3, 9:03 Total

Us Kevin Dunsmoor
25-5-3 10-3-0

Us Tachi PF 9: The Contenders
Main Card | Flyweight | 125 lbs

2011.05.06
Weigh-In: 125.0 lbs (56.7 kgs) | Referee: Josh Rosenthal
#15 Greatest Flyweight MMA Fight of All Time
Cancelled Bout John Dodson Tachi PF 9 2011.05.06
Reason: Dodson Withdrew
Win | KO/TKO | Kick

Jp Fumihiro Kitahara

Jp Shooto

2010.11.19
Win | KO/TKO | Elbows

Us Greg Guzman

Us King of the Cage

2010.08.05
Win | Submission | Choke

Us Frank Baca

Jp King of the Cage

2010.01.30
Win | Decision | Majority

Jp Kiyotaka Shimizu

Jp Shooto

2009.11.23
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Gu Jesse Taitano

Jp Vale Tudo Japan

2009.10.30
Loss | Submission | Choke

Jp Shinichi Kojima

Jp Shooto

2008.07.18
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Masaaki Sugawara

Jp Shooto

2008.03.28
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Yuki Shojo

Jp Shooto

2008.02.23
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Yasuhiro Urushitani

Jp Shooto

2007.09.22
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Yusei Shimokawa

Jp Shooto

2007.06.02
Loss | Submission | Choke

Jp Shinichi Kojima

Jp Shooto

2006.10.14
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Lt Erikas Suslovas

Jp Shooto

2006.09.08
Win | KO/TKO | Injury

Jp Setsu Iguchi

Jp Shooto

2006.05.12
Draw

Jp Shinichi Kojima

Jp Shooto

2006.03.24
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Daiji Takahashi

Jp Shooto

2005.12.17
Win | Submission | Choke

Pat Seidel

Jp Shooto

2005.09.23
Win | KO/TKO | Kick

Us Stoney Dennis

Jp Shooto

2005.05.04
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Junji Ikoma

Jp Shooto

2005.01.29
Draw

Robson Moura

Jp Shooto

2004.09.26
Win | KO/TKO | Knee

Jp Hiroaki Yoshioka

Jp Shooto

2004.05.03
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Yasuhiro Urushitani

Jp Shooto

2003.12.14
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Homare Kuboyama

Jp Shooto

2003.03.18
Loss | Decision | Unanimous

Robson Moura

Jp Shooto

2002.09.16
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Hiroaki Yoshioka

Jp Shooto

2002.04.14
Loss | Submission | Choke

Jp Masahiro Oishi

Jp Shooto

2001.11.25
Win | Submission | Armlock

Gildo Lima

Jp Shooto

2001.03.02
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Jin Akimoto

Jp Shooto

2000.12.17
Win | KO/TKO | Knee

Jp Yoshinobu Ota

Jp Shooto

2000.08.27
Draw

Jp Masaru Gokita

Jp Shooto

2000.03.17
Win | KO/TKO | Punches

Us Baret Yoshida

Us Icon Sport

1999.12.07
Win | Submission | Armlock

Us Ryan Diaz

Jp Shooto

1999.11.04
Win | Decision | Majority

Jp Jin Akimoto

Jp Shooto

1999.09.05
Win | Decision | Unanimous

Jp Shuichiro Katsumura

Jp Shooto

1999.07.16

Mamoru Yamaguchi Wiki Update Wiki

Mamoru Yamaguchi is a Japanese mixed martial artist competing in the flyweight division. He is a former Shooto Bantamweight Champion and a former Shooto Featherweight Champion. He has been consistently ranked as one of the top flyweights in the world and is known for his counter striking and his trilogy with former Shooto Bantamweight Champion Shinichi Kojima. His afro is a tribute to Japanese boxing legend Yoko Gushiken.

 

Yamaguchi became the first-ever Shooto Featherweight (132 lbs.) Champion by defeating Jin Akimoto at Shooto - R.E.A.D. Final via unanimous decision. Yamaguchi's first title defense came against Masahiro Oishi at Shooto - To The Top 10 where Yamaguchi lost via submission in the first round.

 

On December 14, 2003 Yamaguchi met Yasuhiro Urushitani at Shooto - Year End Show 2003 for the first-ever Shooto Bantamweight (123 lbs.) Championship. Yamaguchi defeated Urushitani via unaimous decision to claim the title. He defended the title twice afterwards, first against Robson Moura then against Shinichi Kojima, both fights ending in draws. His third defense came against Shiniji Kojima, who defeated Yamaguchi via submission in the first round.

 

After going 3-1 in his next four fights under Shooto, Yamaguchi fought Kojima for a third time and this time as a challenger for the Shooto Bantamweight Championship he had lost. Yamaguchi was unsuccessful again against Kojima, losing via submission in the third round. Yamaguchi next fought for the vacant KOTC Juniior Flyweight (125 lbs.) Championship against Frank Baca. Yamaguchi defeated Baca via second round submission and claimed the title.

Last updated 02.21.2013, 3:43 PM ET
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