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    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...

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