Takanori Gomi Rises Again

There may be no one in Japan this week who knows more about what Myles Jury is feeling than the man who will fight him on Saturday, Takanori Gomi. Facing a legend away from home as an unbeaten rising star is a situation Gomi is all too familiar with, having been there himself back in 2001 as an undefeated 23-year-old traveling to Chiba to face Rumina Sato for the Shooto lightweight title.“Speaking of home and away, I felt the venue was completely away for me when I fought against Rumina-san,” Gomi said through translator / manager Mizuka Koike. “Since then, I became a UFC f … Read the Full Article Here

There may be no one in Japan this week who knows more about what Myles Jury is feeling than the man who will fight him on Saturday, Takanori Gomi. Facing a legend away from home as an unbeaten rising star is a situation Gomi is all too familiar with, having been there himself back in… Read more »

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