Ajax loader


Pro MMA Record


Ryuki Ueyama

Ryuki Ueyama

Fighter Details

  • Given Name: 上山龍紀, Ueyama Ryuki
  • Pro MMA Record: 12-18-5, 1 NC (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: N/A
  • Current Streak: 1 Loss
  • Age: 44 | Date of Birth: 1976.04.17
  • Last Fight: June 12, 2016 in RFC
  • Weight Class: Lightweight | Last Weigh-In: 163.6 lbs
  • Affiliation: U-SPIRIT JAPAN Machida
  • Height: 5'11" (181cm) | Reach: N/A
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Japan
  • Fighting out of: Japan
  • Fighter Links:
  • Personal Links:

Regional Rankings Rankings FAQ

Ryuki Ueyama is ineligible for regional rankings due to inactivity.
Fighters must have at least one completed MMA bout in the past two years to be ranked.

Gyms & Affiliations


Ryuki Ueyama Wiki Update Wiki

Ryuki Ueyama is a Japanese mixed martial artist who currently competes in the lightweight division. He has fought for organizations such as RINGS, DEEP, Pancrase, Hero's and PRIDE FC.


Ueyama began his mixed martial arts career on 21 September 1998 at Rings - Final Caprture where he lost to Yasuhito Namekawa by unanimous decision. Ueyama picked up his first win less than a month later at a Rings Australia event where he beat Dennis Kefalinos by kneebar in the first round. He was disqualified for eye gouging in his next fight against Lee Hasdell on April 23, 1999 in Japan. After his fight with Hasdell, he went unbeaten for over a year and a half with wins over Willie Peeters, Yasuhito Namekawa and Tim Thomas, with draws against Lloyd Berg, Dave Menne and Kosei Kubota. Ueyama eventually lost on March 20, 2001 against Sokun Koh at Rings - Battle Genesis Vol. 7.


On 9 June 2002, Ueyama entered a DEEP middleweight tournament to crown the first-ever DEEP Middleweight Champion. He defeated Seiki Ryo and Takaharu Murahama before beating Eiji Ishikawa in the final to win the tournament and the title. Ueyama's first tile defense came against Masanori Suda whom he fought to a draw to retain his title. His next denfese came against Ruta Sakurai at DEEP - 17th Impact where he lost to Sakurai in the first round by TKO, also losing his title in the process. Ueyama eventually dropped down to lightweight where he would compee for numerous promotions.

Last updated 02.20.2013, 6:06 PM ET
Wiki Contributors:

Ryuki Ueyama News View All

No News For This Fighter

  • MMA Junkie : Francisco Figueiredo, brother of champ Deiveson, set for UFC debut vs. Jerome Rivera
  • MMAFighting.com : AEW’s MJF calls Conor McGregor and Colby Covington’s promo skills ‘laughable’ compared to his
  • MMAFighting.com : Francisco Figueiredo UFC debut set for Jan. 20 against Jerome Rivera
  • MMAFighting.com : Francisco Figueiredo debut set for Jan. 20 against Jerome Rivera
  • MMA Junkie : Bellator 254 adds Mike Jasper vs. Fabio Aguiar to preliminary card lineup
  • MMAFighting.com : Video: What the Heck, Episode 36: Kevin Holland, Marlon Vera, Brandon Vera and Montana De La Rosa
  • MMA Junkie : MMA Junkie Radio #3110 with guests Artem Lobov and T.J. Lavin
  • MMAFighting.com : Heavyweight comeback? ONE champ Brandon Vera tells Jon Jones to look at Mike Tyson: ‘What’s your excuse?’
  • MMA Junkie : ONE Championship saved John Lineker's career with model all of MMA should follow | Opinion
  • MMA Junkie : UFC free fight: Marvin Vettori earns 'Performance of the Night' with submission of Karl Roberson
  • MMAFighting.com : Morning Report: Nick Diaz’s manager ‘99.99999’ percent certain Diaz makes his UFC return in 2021
  • MMA Junkie : MMA Junkie's 'Submission of the Month' for November: The 'McKee-otine'
  • MMA Junkie : Nick Diaz's 2021 UFC return '99.99999' percent likely, according to manager
  • MMA Junkie : With Tyree Fortune out, Grant Neal fights Maurice Jackson at Bellator 254
  • MMAFighting.com : UFC releases updated UFC Vegas 16 poster for Hermansson vs. Vettori
  • MMAFighting.com : Lerone Murphy vs Douglas Silva de Andrade set for Jan. 20 UFC event
  • MMA Junkie : Jon Anik endorses Laura Sanko for UFC cageside commentary: 'All you need is your shot'
  • MMA Weekly : Leon Edwards releases statement after COVID-19 KOs him from UFC Vegas 17
  • MMA Junkie : Marc-Andre Barriault has UFC win overturned, is suspended and fined for positive drug test
  • MMAFighting.com : Up against Tyson vs. Jones pay-per-view, UFC Vegas 15 still lands in top 10 for ratings