Photo of Yuji Sakuragi
Age 42
Gender Male
Height 5' 7"
Weight Class Heavyweight

Yuji Sakuragi is a MMA fighter with a professional fight record of 14 wins, 24 losses and 2 draws

Professional Career Statistics

Pro Record 14-24-2 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Career Length 15 years, 4 months, 12 days
Rounds Fought 58.0
Avg. Fights/Year 2.6
Longest Layoff 4 years, 3 months, 6 days
Quickest Turnaround 3 weeks

Record BreakDown

- KO/TKO SUB DEC
Wins 12 0 2
Losses 8 8 8
Finish Rate 85.7%
Finished Rate 66.7%
Win by Decision Rate 14.3%
Loss by Decision Rate 33.3%
Win by KO Rate 85.7%
Loss by KO Rate 33.3%
Win by SUB Rate 0.0%
Loss by SUB Rate 33.3%
Win Method
Loss Method

Current Streak

1 Loss

Quick Hits

Fastest Win 00:06
Fastest KO 00:06
Fastest SUB -
Ave. Rounds (Ws) 1.0
Ave. Length of Fight (Ws) 04:52
Ave. Rounds (Ls) 1.6
Ave. Length of Fight (Ls) 07:58
Finish Rounds
Finished Rounds

Official Professional Fight Record

Date Opponent Weightclass Method Round Time
NSF 03/12/2016 L
(14-23-2)
Luis Santos
(0-0-0)
HW TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Real Fight Championship 4
1 1:27
NSF 12/05/2015 W
(13-23-2)
Kang Chul Yoon
(1-0-0)
TKO/RSC
Real Fight Championship 3
2 0:19
NSF 09/12/2015 L
(13-22-2)
Alan Baudot
(1-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
GrandSlam 3
1 2:35
NSF 12/06/2014 W
(12-22-2)
Shungo Oyama
(15-16-0)
TKO/RSC (Corner Stoppage)
Pancrase 263
2 1:03
NSF 11/24/2013 L
(12-21-2)
Kazuhiro Nakamura
(18-11-0)
MW Submission (Arm Triangle Choke)
Deep - Cage Impact 2013
3 0:00
NSF 06/15/2013 L
(12-20-2)
Ryuta Sakurai
(21-16-5)
KO (Strike)
Deep - Cage Impact Tokyo
1 1:04
NSF 12/22/2012 L
(12-19-2)
Daiju Takase
(9-13-2)
Submission (Guillotine Choke)
Deep  - Haleo Impact
2 1:33
NSF 10/27/2012 W
(11-19-2)
Sanae Kikuta
(30-7-3)
KO
Grabaka - Live 2
1 0:35
NSF 08/05/2012 W
(10-19-2)
Yoshiki Takahashi
(29-26-3)
LHW KO (Strike)
Pancrase - Progress Tour 9
1 4:59
NSF 03/11/2012 L
(10-18-2)
Shinsho Anzai
(3-1-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pancrase - Progress Tour 3
2 5:00
NSF 02/25/2011 L
(10-17-2)
Kazuhisa Tazawa
(4-0-1)
Submission (Rear Naked Choke)
Deep - 52 Impact
2 0:54
NSF 12/05/2010 D
(10-17-1)
Ryo Kawamura
(12-6-2)
LHW Draw (Majority Draw)
Pancrase - Passion Tour 11
3 5:00
NSF 10/16/2010 L
(10-16-1)
Alexander Grinchuk
(3-2-0)
Decision
Impact League 4
3 5:00
NSF 09/05/2010 W
(9-16-1)
Ryo Kawamura
(12-5-2)
LHW KO (Strike)
Pancrase - Passion Tour 8
1 3:55
NSF 02/28/2010 L
(9-15-1)
Christian M'Pumbu
(14-2-1)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Deep - 46 Impact
1 2:29
NSF 10/17/2009 W
(8-15-1)
Alavutdin Gadzhiev
(8-3-0)
KO (Knee)
Impact League 2
1 0:30
NSF 08/23/2009 L
(8-14-1)
Hans Stringer
(8-4-1)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Deep - 43 Impact
2 2:11
NSF 04/16/2009 W
(7-14-1)
Minoru Kato
(0-5-1)
KO (Strike)
Deep Impact 41
2 0:59
Official MMA Fight Results 10/29/2008 L
(7-13-1)
Rogent Lloret
(3-1-0)
HW
(214.0 vs. 232.0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
M-1
3
NSF 08/29/2008 L
(7-12-1)
Stefan Struve
(12-2-0)
Submission (Triangle Choke)
M-1 Challenge 6 - Korea
1 2:30
NSF 07/17/2008 L
(7-11-1)
Kamil Uygun
(7-3-0)
TKO/RSC
M-1 Challenge 5 Japan
1 0:00
NSF 04/03/2008 L
(7-10-1)
Besiki Gerenava
(4-2-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
M-1 Global - M-1 Challenge 2
2 5:00
NSF 02/11/2008 W
(6-10-1)
Kenichiro Shinohara
(0-1-0)
TKO/RSC
MARRS 11- 2nd Anniversary
1 1:34
NSF 12/12/2007 D
(6-10-0)
Hidetada Irie
(3-3-1)
Draw
Deep - 33rd Impact
3 5:00
NSF 10/14/2007 L
(6-9-0)
Yuki Kondo
(46-20-6)
LHW Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pancrase: Rising Tour 8
3 5:00
NSF 07/26/2007 L
(6-8-0)
Katsuhisa Fujii
(7-10-1)
Decision (Split Decision)
Deep: Glove
3 5:00
NSF 05/26/2007 W
(5-7-0)
Nikolai Onikienko
(7-8-0)
Decision
RK: Mayor Cup
3 5:00
NSF 05/26/2007 L
(5-7-0)
Bashir Yamilkhanov
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage)
RK: Mayor Cup
3 0:00
NSF 04/13/2007 L
(5-6-0)
Yasuhito Namekawa
(18-16-3)
Submission (Heel Hook)
Deep: 29th Impact
1 2:10
NSF 12/22/2006 W
(4-6-0)
Fabiano Aoki
(0-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Doctor Stoppage)
MARS: Rapid Fire
2 1:55
NSF 10/28/2006 NC
(4-6-0)
Fabiano Aoki
(0-0-0)
No Contest
MARS 5: Marching On
1 0:15
NSF 09/16/2006 L
(4-5-0)
Tatsuya Mizuno
(0-0-0)
Submission (Choke)
Pancrase: 2006 Blow-Out Tour 7
2 3:20
NSF 07/28/2006 L
(4-4-0)
Riki Fukuda
(5-2-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pancrase: 2006 Neo-Blood Tournament Finals
2 5:00
NSF 05/02/2006 L
(4-3-0)
Poai Suganuma
(3-0-0)
TKO/RSC (Referee Stoppage from Strikes)
Pancrase: 2006 Blow-Out Tour 4
1 4:47
NSF 01/26/2006 W
(3-3-0)
Hikaru Sato
(13-13-2)
KO (Kick)
Pancrase: 2006 Blow-Out Tour 1
1 0:55
NSF 10/02/2005 L
(3-2-0)
Hideki Tadao
(3-4-0)
Submission (Side Choke)
Pancrase: 2005 Spiral Tour 8
2 3:33
NSF 09/03/2005 W
(2-2-0)
Yuta Nakamura
(0-0-0)
Decision (Unanimous Decision)
Pancrase: Z in Kumamoto 2005
2 5:00
NSF 07/31/2005 W
(1-2-0)
Aslan Dzeboev
(1-0-0)
KO (Kick)
Pancrase: 2005 Spiral Tour 6
2 1:31
NSF 07/10/2005 L
(1-1-0)
Yoshiki Takahashi
(26-19-3)
Submission (Arm Bar)
Pancrase: 2005 Spiral Tour 5
2 3:01
NSF 02/04/2005 W
(0-1-0)
Kengo Watanabe
(7-12-3)
KO (Kick)
Pancrase: 2005 Spiral Tour 1
0:06
NSF 10/29/2000 L
(0-0-0)
Eduard Churakov
(0-0-0)
Decision
Seikendo: SWA Ultimate Boxing
3 5:00
* Bouts marked with an 'Official' logo denote results which have been verified by an ABC-recognized athletic commission
* Bouts marked with an (*) are considered exhibition bouts and do not count towards the fighter's record
* Weights marked with an (*) denote those over the limit for the weight class