UFC on FOX 3: TUF Winner Jon Dodson to Fight Darren Uyenoyama at Natural Weight

The energetic John “The Magician” Dodson will make his UFC debut at his natural 125-lb flyweight class against Darren Uyenoyama at UFC on FOX 3. [Read more...]

UFC Signs Michihiro Omigawa and Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto

According to Versus, Japanese featherweight star Michihiro Omigawa has signed with the UFC and will debut against Chad Mendes in early 2010.

Also, in a surprise twitter exchange, UFC President Dana White confirms the UFC has signed Kid Yamamoto.

MMAannouncement: @danawhite That was a good move! Hope you sign kid also!

Dana White: @MMAannouncement we did sign kid

The recent acquisitions add some exciting new faces to the UFC featherweight division.

Dream 11: Kid Yamamoto And Tatsuya Kawajiri Added

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DREAM.11 gets a even bigger with the addition of Nofifumi “Kid” Yamamoto and Tatsuya Kawajiri to the Oct. 6 fightcard set for the Yokohama Arena in Kanagawa, Japan. No opponents for the two fighters have been announced on the promotions website.

DREAM.11 features the semi-finals of the DREAM featherweight grand prix as well as the “Super Hulk” Open weight grand prix.

Rumored DREAM.11 Fightcard

Joachim Hansen vs. Shinya Aoki [lt]
Jason “Mayhem” Miller vs. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza [mt]
Gegard Mousasi vs. Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou
Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante vs. TBA
Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto vs. TBA
Tatsuya Kawajiri vs. TBA
Bibiano Fernanders vs. Joe Warren
Hiroyuki Takaya vs. Hideo Tokoro
Kazuyuki Miyata vs. Daiki Hatais
Hong Man Choi vs. Ikuhisa Minowa