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Tuesday 09.18.2018 1:40am ET | View Full Article
Japan’s most popular fighter in the mid-2000s, Yamamoto was considered one of the beat pound-for-pound fighters in the world prior to his first retirement in 2007. Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto, a fighter who was the biggest MMA superstar in Japan during the mid-2000s, passed away on Tuesday at the age of 41.
Yamamoto had announced on Instagram on Aug. 21 that he was battling cancer. He was hospit...