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UFC Returns to Japan in February 2012

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While a November timeframe was announced for card finalization, all of the Japanese fighters currently on Zuffa roster -- presently, Yushin Okami, Yoshihiro Akiyama, Norifumi Yamamoto, Hatsu Hioki, Michihiro Omigawa, Takanori Gomi, Riki Fukuda, and Takeya Mizugaki -- were mentioned as likely participants for the event. The UFC will also be aiming for the heart of major-scale MMA in the country by staging the event at the Saitama Super Arena, frequent home to Dream and the defunct Pride Fighting Championships, which will be scaled to accommodate 20,000 seats.

Post #1   9/6/11 2:14:20AM   

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Hells YES!!!

I would love to see Miyata, Kikuno, or Tokoro fight in the UFC!!!

Post #2   9/6/11 2:54:57AM   

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wouldn't it be sweet if they went old school w/ the entrances!!!!!!

Can't wait to see how many former Pride legends make this card.

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Post #3   9/6/11 3:12:41AM   

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. . . You know PRIDE would have done it.

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Post #4   9/6/11 3:32:11AM   

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My guess half japan fighters and half ex pride fighters
Title event maybe
Nice to see it in japan. Ufc will just move aussie event to another month in 2012

Post #5   9/6/11 8:29:15AM   

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Wandy vs Akiyama, book it!

Post #6   9/6/11 11:06:45AM   

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it would be a good card for Big Nog to go out on

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I like it. Can't wait to see Hioki in the cage.

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I love it, I hope it is successful enough to go back, it feels right, but the xbox does not sell there worth crap Japanese people are better at only buying Japanese than we are at only buying made in USA so it might bomb

Post #9   9/6/11 12:27:27PM   

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To be honest, I wouldn't be excited for this event if it was full of Japanese fighters like UFC Rio with Brazilians.

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Posted by FastKnockout

To be honest, I wouldn't be excited for this event if it was full of Japanese fighters like UFC Rio with Brazilians.

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Post #11   9/6/11 12:54:23PM   

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Post #12   9/6/11 4:46:13PM