Michihiro
Omigawa
13-12-1( W-L-D )

Fight History

Skill Breakdown

Charts are compiled based on results from 12 fights.
Record: 13-12-1
Summary: Judo technique

Fighter Info

From: Ibaraki Japan
Fights Out Of: Tokyo Japan
Age: 39
Height: 5' 6" ( 167 cm )
Weight: 145 lb ( 65 kg )

Striking

Total Attempted Strikes
0
530
41% Successful
217
Types of Successful Strikes
0
217
71% Standing
16%
12%
155
35
27
Striking Defense
64
%
The percentage of total strikes avoided

Grappling

Total Takedowns
0
22
36% Successful
8
Grappling Totals by Type
 
 
Subm.
Passes
Sweeps
8
7
5
Takedown Defense
49
%
The percentage of total takedowns avoided
Result Fighters Event Str TD Sub Pass Method Replay
Loss
Michihiro Omigawa
DREAM 18
Dec 31, 2012
14
1
3
0
3
1
6
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Michihiro Omigawa
Aug 4, 2012
52
41
6
0
0
0
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Michihiro Omigawa
Jan 14, 2012
60
24
0
1
2
0
5
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Michihiro Omigawa
Nov 5, 2011
25
32
4
2
3
0
5
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Michihiro Omigawa
Jun 11, 2011
78
65
1
1
0
0
0
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Michihiro Omigawa
Feb 5, 2011
56
18
4
0
0
2
2
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Win
Michihiro Omigawa
DREAM 16
Sep 25, 2010
1
1
1
0
3
0
2
0
R1 Submission
Win
Michihiro Omigawa
Young Sam Jung
DREAM 15
Jul 10, 2010
21
4
0
0
2
1
3
0
R1 Submission
Win
Michihiro Omigawa
Dynamite!! 2009
Dec 31, 2009
29
14
0
0
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO
Loss
Michihiro Omigawa
Jan 23, 2008
19
11
7
1
0
2
1
1
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Michihiro Omigawa
Sep 22, 2007
59
33
4
1
0
1
5
0
R3 Decision - Unanimous
Loss
Michihiro Omigawa
PRIDE Bushido 7
May 22, 2005
36
10
0
2
0
0
0
0
R1 KO/TKO

Biography

TRAINING: 1. Omigawa does interval training to strengthen power and cardiopulmonary function. 2. MMA sparring, Sparring with a Japanese professional boxer, Groundwork techniques.

When and why did you start training for fighting? 2005. I would like to tell about the strength and wonderfulness of Judo to everyone through my MMA fights.

What ranks and titles have you held? 4 time Judo International competition champion, black belt in judo

Do you have any heroes? Hidehiko Yoshida and myself

What is your favorite technique? Grappling

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
I was eliminated from the UFC once, and it was tough, but this experience made me into who I am now.  I would like to make a great comeback in the UFC.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
Yes, I graduated The International Budo University. In university, I learned about all kinds of Budo.

What was your job before you started fighting? Judo

•    Dropped to featherweight from lightweight in 2008 – has since gone 9-5-1

•    Owns wins over LC Davis, Nam Phan, Micah Miller, and Cole Escovedo

•    Decision in Elkins fight was one of the most controversial of 2011

•    Sengoku featherweight Grand Prix finalist in 2009

•    Has competed in PRIDE, DEEP, Shooto, Sengoku, and DREAM

•    Four wins by knockout, two by submission

Career

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Jason Young
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( W-L-D )

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