UFC Fight Night Japan Results: OSP Headlines, Top 5 Female Strawweights Battle & Gokhan Saki Debuts

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Main Card (10pm EST., FXX)

#6 Ovince St. Preux def. Yushin Okami by submission via Von Flue choke (1:50, R1)

#4 Jessica Andrade def. #1 Claudia Gadelha by unanimous decision (30-25, 30-26, 30-27)

Dong Hyun Kim def. Takanori Gomi by TKO via strikes (1:30, R1)

Gokhan Saki def. Henrique Da Silva by KO via punch (4:45, R1)

Teruto Ishihara def. Rolando Dy by unanimous decision (28-27, 28-27, 29-27)

#5 Jussier Formiga def. Ulka Sasaki by submission via rear naked choke (4:30, R1)

Preliminary Card (8pm EST. FXX)

Keita Nakamura def. Alex Morono by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)

Daichi Abe def. Hyun Gyu Lim by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Syuri Kondo def. Chan-Mi Jeon by split decision (29-28, 27-30, 27-30)

Shinsho Anzai def. Luke Jumeau by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)


Round By Round Recap

Daichi Abe vs. Hyun Gyu Lim

Round One: The round begins with Abe attacking Lim with some leg kicks, Lim cracks a kicking Abe with a counter right hook. Abe caches Lim with a counter left before eating a right, Abe stuns a swinging Lim with a counter left cross. Lim comes forward and he attacks Abe with a straight right, Lim backs away before nailing Abe with a pair of overhand rights. Lim dances around Abe while peppering him with some jabs, Lim comes forward and he cracks Abe with a few more rights. Abe rocks Lim with a left and he pounces on him with a follow up combination, Abe rocks a swinging Lim with a counter left hook as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Abe

Round Two: The round begins with Abe attacking Lim with some leg kicks, Lim eats a kick to the midsection as he cracks Abe with a left. Lim accidentally pokes Abe in the eye and the fight is halted, the fight resumes with Abe nailing Kim with a two punch combination. Lim starts catching Abe with some leg kicks of his own, Lim nails an incoming Abe with a straight right to the face. Lim waits before nailing a swinging Abe with a counter right, Abe comes forward and just swings away at Lim. Lim rocks a kicking Abe with a counter overhand right, Abe drops Lim with a right as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Lim (Overall Score: 19-19 for Draw)

Round Three: The round begins with Abe immediately attacking Lim with some leg kicks, Lim catches a kicking Abe with a counter right. Abe tries to keep Lim at a distance by peppering him with some jabs, Lim dances around Abe while peppering him with some rights. Lim comes forward and he attacking Abe with some punching combinations, Lim backs up Abe by cracking him with another right. Lim comes forward while taking a few swings against Abe, Lim then stuns Abe with a follow up left hook. Lim also cracks Abe with a few leg kicks of his own, Abe drops Lim with a right and he pounces on him with strikes. Lim scrambles to his feet and Abe scores a takedown as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Abe (Final Score: 29-28 for Abe)

Official Result: Daichi Abe def. Hyun Gyu Lim by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Shinsho Anzai vs. Luke Jumeau

Round One: The round begins with Anzai attacking Jumeau with a few leg kicks, Anzai and Jumeau exchange a few rights. Anzai would then crack Jumeau with a kick to the midsection, Anzai cracks Jumeau with a knee strike to the head. Anzai starts hunting for takedowns and Jumeau stuffs them all, Jumeau starts nailing Anzai with some leg kicks. Anzai rocks Jumeau with a left hook, Anzai clinches with Jumeau and the fighters exchange a few strikes. Anzai spins Jumeau and he briefly holds him against the cage wall before separating, Jumeau pops an incoming Anzai with a short right. Jumeau cracks a swinging Anzai with a counter left hook as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Anzai

Round Two: The round begins with Anzai scoring a takedown and Jumeau quickly gets back to his feet, Anzai then rocks Jumeau with a left. Anzai misses a head kick and Jumeau swings away at him as he gets up, Anzai then cracks a backing Jumeau with a right. Anzai scores a takedown on Jumeau and he gets the half guard, Anzai starts attacking Jumeau with some ground and pound. Jumeau scrambles back to his feet to get the fight standing, Jumeau rocks an incoming Anzai with an uppercut as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Anzai (Overall Score: 20-18 for Anzai)

Round Three: The round begins with Anzai immediately hunting for the takedowns against Jumeau, Jumeau starts attacking Anzai with some leg kicks. Anzai responds by kicking Jumeau in the midsection, Jumeau comes forward while attacking Anzai with a two punch combination. Anzai grabs Jumeau and he holds him up against the cage wall, the fighters separate and Anzai catches Jumeau with a multiple punch combination. Anzai then catches Jumeau with a knee strike to the face followed by a few rights, Jumeau starts attacking Anzai with some leg kicks. Jumeau scores a takedown on Anzai and he attacks him with strikes as he scrambles to his feet, Jumeau cracks Anzai with a few uppercuts as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Jumeau (Final Score: 29-28 for Jumeau)

Official Result: Shinsho Anzai def. Luke Jumeau by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)

Syuri Kondo vs. Chan-Mi Jeon

Round One: The round begins with Jeon popping Kondo with a step in right, the fighters start to just swing away at each other. Kondo comes forward and she cracks Jeon with a straight right, Jeon responds by catching Kondo with an elbow strike. Jeon then cracks Kondo with a front kick to the midsection, Jeon attacks an incoming Kondo with a head kick attempt. Kondo comes forward and just swings away against Jeon, Kondo starts attacking Jeon with some leg kicks as well. Jeon catches a forward moving Kondo with a knee strike to the midsection, Kondo charges forward and she swings away at Jeon. Kondo then cracks Jeon with an overhand right to the face, the fighters clinch and exchange strikes as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Kondo

Round Two: The round begins with Jeon nailing Kondo with a kick to the midsection, Jeon catches an incoming Kondo with some punching combinations. Jeon badly misses a sinning heel kick against Kondo, the fighters briefly clinch and exchange strikes until Kondo rocks Jeon with a right. Kondo charges forward and swings away at the backing Jeon, Jeon nails a swinging Kondo with a counter left hook. Kondo catches a swinging Jeon with a kick to the midsection, Kondo cracks Jeon with a front kick to the midsection. Jeon catches an incoming Kondo with a two punch combination, Kondo catches Jeon with a knee strike to the midsection. The fighters swing away at each other as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Kondo (Overall Score: 20-18 for Kondo)

Round Three: The round begins with the fighters taking a few swings at each other, Jeon catches a swinging Kondo with a kick to the midsection. Kondo starts attacking Jeon with some leg kicks, Jeon comes forward and attempts a head kick against Kondo. Kondo comes forward and she nails Jeon with a few rights, Jeon responds by nailing Kondo with her own punching combination. The fighters just exchange tons of punching combinations, Jeon starts landing counter punch combinations against a swinging Kondo. Kondo badly misses a spinning back fist attempt against Jeon, Kondo starts winning the striking exchanges against Jeon. Kondo catches Jeon with a spinning heel kick to the midsection, the fighters swing away at each other as the round ends.

Fightful scores the round 10-9 for Kondo (Final Score: 30-27 for Kondo)

Official Result: Syuri Kondo def. Chan-Mi Jeon by split decision (29-28, 27-30, 27-30)

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