FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPION
Yusuke Kawanago
height 174 cm (5' 9") Japan
weight 66 kg (145 lb)  
born 02/02/1983  
styles Mixed Martial Arts  
MMA record 13 - 3 - 1  
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Biography

A knockout artist who looks to finish every fight, Kawanago is one of the most exciting prospects in Japanese MMA. He has earned the nickname “Bancho” (Japanese for “Leader”) for fighting more frequently than anyone else on his team. As a 20-year old, with no prior combat sports experience, Kawanago’s passion for MMA drove him to the highly regarded Akimoto Dojo, which he has called home ever since. With every victory in the ring, he feels that he honors his coaches and teammates, as well as taking steps toward his ultimate goal: to be one of the greatest MMA champions to come out of Japan.

Legend Fight history

result opponent method event date round
Win Rob Lisita Decision (Unanimous) Legend FC 10 24/08/2012 3 (5:00)
Win Ji Xian Submission (Guillotine Choke) Legend FC 8 30/03/2012 2 (4:18)
Win Wu Chengjie Decision (Unanimous) Legend FC 6 30/10/2011 3 (5:00)
Loss Mark Striegl Decision (Split) Legend FC 5 16/07/2011 3 (5:00)

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