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Tatsuya Kawajiri Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 37-14-2

Kawajiri was born in the Inashiki District of Ibaraki Prefecture and competed in baseball from elementary school through middle school before he transitioned into track and field in high school. At the age of 19, Kawajiri viewed the 1997 K-1 World Grand Prix Semifinal match between Ernesto Hoost and Francisco Filho, persuading him to begin training in combat sports. Kawajiri graduated from Chuo Gakuin University.

Last Fight: Patricky Freire
Age: 44
Height 5'7"
Weight 145 lbs
Nick Name: "Crusher"
Nationality: Japan
Association: T-Blood
37 Wins
KO / TKO
12
32%
Submission
10
27%
Decisions
14
37%
14 Losses
KO / TKO
4
28%
Submission
4
28%
Decisions
6
42%

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Reach 69 in (180 cm)
Style Kickboxing
Team T-BLOOD
Rank A-Class Shootist
Years active 2000-present

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Tatsuya Kawajiri next fight?
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Tatsuya Kawajiri last fight?
Tatsuya Kawajiri lost his last fight against Patricky Freire by KO (Flying Knee and Punches) on Oct. 12, 2019 at Rizin FF - Rizin 19: Lightweight Grand Prix 1st Round.
Is Tatsuya Kawajiri retired?
Tatsuya Kawajiri last fought Patricky Freire 3 years 1 month 26 days ago, and should be considered inactive.
Should I bet on Tatsuya Kawajiri?
Tatsuya Kawajiri has a 72% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 82% of his fights.
Out of the 23 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -344 favorite, and out of 19 favored matches, he has won 73% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 4 matches, with a win rate of 25% and an odds average of +191.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 23 of Tatsuya Kawajiri betting fights, you would have lost $84.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $709.
Where is Tatsuya Kawajiri from?
Tatsuya Kawajiri is from Inashiki, Ibaraki, Japan.
Has Tatsuya Kawajiri ever been knocked out?
Tatsuya Kawajiri has lost 4 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by KO (Flying Knee and Punches) from Patricky Freire on Oct. 12, 2019 at Rizin FF - Rizin 19: Lightweight Grand Prix 1st Round
How long has Tatsuya Kawajiri been fighting?
Tatsuya Kawajiri has been fighting for a period of 19 years 5 months and , his first fight was on Apr. 12, 2000 at Shooto - R.E.A.D. 4. He has accumalated roughly 7 hours, 16 minutes and 8 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss Patricky Freire Rizin FF - Rizin 19: Lightweight Grand Prix 1st Round
Oct/12/2019
KO (Flying Knee and Punches) Minoru Toyonaga 1 1:10
win Ali Abdulkhalikov Rizin FF - Rizin 17
Jul/28/2019
Decision (Unanimous) Minoru Toyonaga 3 5:00
loss Satoru Kitaoka Rizin FF - Heisei's Last Yarennoka!
Dec/31/2018
Decision (Split) Tomoki Matsumiya 3 5:00
loss Gabriel Leite de Oliveira Rizin Fighting World Grand Prix 2017 - Men's Bantamweight & Women's Tournament: Aki No Jin
Oct/15/2017
KO (Knee) Yoshinori Umeki 2 1:00
win Anthony Birchak Rizin 5 - Rizin 2017 in Yokohama: Sakura
Apr/16/2017
Decision (Unanimous) Jason Herzog 2 5:00
loss Kron Gracie Rizin 4 - Rizin Fighting World Grand Prix 2016: Final Round
Dec/31/2016
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Jason Herzog 2 2:04
loss Cub Swanson UFC Fight Night 92 - Rodriguez vs. Caceres
Aug/06/2016
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 3 5:00
loss Dennis Bermudez UFC Fight Night 83 - Cerrone vs. Oliveira
Feb/21/2016
Decision (Unanimous) Keith Peterson 3 5:00
win Jason Knight UFC - The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale
Dec/11/2015
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 3 5:00
win Dennis Siver UFC Fight Night 69 - Jedrzejczyk vs. Penne
Jun/20/2015
Decision (Unanimous) Leon Roberts 3 5:00
loss Clay Guida UFC Fight Night 39 - Nogueira vs. Nelson
Apr/11/2014
Decision (Unanimous) Marc Goddard 3 5:00
win Sean Soriano UFC Fight Night 34 - Saffiedine vs. Lim
Jan/04/2014
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Steve Perceval 2 0:50
win Michihiro Omigawa Dream 18 - Special NYE 2012
Dec/31/2012
Decision (Unanimous) Moritaka Oshiro 3 5:00
win Donald Sanchez One FC 3 - War of the Lions
Mar/31/2012
Submission (Triangle Choke) Matt Hume 1 3:27
win Kazuyuki Miyata Dream - Fight for Japan: Genki Desu Ka! New Year! 2011
Dec/31/2011
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Moritaka Oshiro 2 4:54
win Joachim Hansen Dream - Dream 17
Sep/24/2011
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) Moritaka Oshiro 3 2:30
win Drew Fickett Dream - Fight for Japan: 2011 Japan Bantamweight Tournament Final
Jul/16/2011
TKO (Punches) Yuji Shimada 1 4:41
loss Gilbert Melendez Strikeforce - Diaz vs. Daley
Apr/09/2011
TKO (Elbows) Cecil Peoples 1 3:14
win Josh Thomson K-1 - Dynamite!! Power of Courage 2010
Dec/31/2010
Decision (Unanimous) Yuji Shimada 3 5:00
loss Shinya Aoki Dream - Dream 15
Jul/10/2010
Submission (Achilles Lock) Yuji Shimada 1 1:53
win Kazunori Yokota K-1 - Dynamite!! Power of Courage 2009
Dec/31/2009
Decision (Unanimous) Moritaka Oshiro 3 5:00
win Melchor Manibusan Dream 11 - Featherweight Grand Prix 2009 Final
Oct/06/2009
TKO (Punches) Moritaka Oshiro 1 3:48
win Gesias Cavalcante Dream 9 - Featherweight Grand Prix 2009 Second Round
May/26/2009
Decision (Unanimous) Yuji Shimada 2 5:00
win Ross Ebanez Dream 7 - Featherweight Grand Prix 2009 Opening Round
Mar/08/2009
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Samio Kimura 1 4:03
loss Eddie Alvarez Dream 5 - Lightweight Grand Prix 2008 Final
Jul/21/2008
TKO (Punches) Yuji Shimada 1 7:35
win Luiz Firmino Dream 3 - Lightweight Grand Prix 2008 Quarterfinals
May/11/2008
Decision (Unanimous) Daisuke Noguchi 2 5:00
win Kultar Gill Dream 1 - Lightweight Grand Prix 2008 Opening Round
Mar/15/2008
Decision (Unanimous) Daisuke Noguchi 2 5:00
win Luiz Azeredo Yarennoka - New Years Eve 2007
Dec/31/2007
Decision (Unanimous) Yuji Shimada 2 5:00
loss Gilbert Melendez Pride FC - Shockwave 2006
Dec/31/2006
Decision (Unanimous) Samio Kimura 2 5:00
win Per Eklund Shooto - Champion Carnival
Oct/14/2006
TKO (Punches) Taro Wakabayashi 1 4:12
win Chris Brennan Pride - Bushido 12
Aug/26/2006
TKO (Knee and Punches) Samio Kimura 1 0:29
win Charles Bennett Pride - Bushido 11
Jun/04/2006
Submission (Kneebar) Daisuke Noguchi 1 2:30
win Joachim Hansen Shooto - The Victory of the Truth
Feb/17/2006
Disqualification (Kick to Groin) Toshiharu Suzuki 1 0:08
loss Takanori Gomi Pride - Bushido 9
Sep/25/2005
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Daisuke Noguchi 1 7:42
win Luiz Firmino Pride - Bushido 8
Jul/17/2005
Decision (Unanimous) Daisuke Noguchi 2 5:00
win In Seok Kim Pride - Bushido 7
May/22/2005
TKO (Corner Stoppage) Daisuke Noguchi 1 3:28
win Jani Lax Shooto - 4/23 in Hakata Star Lanes
Apr/23/2005
TKO (Punches) Toshiharu Suzuki 1 4:42
win Vitor Ribeiro Shooto - Year End Show 2004
Dec/14/2004
TKO (Punches) Toshiharu Suzuki 2 3:11
win Mindaugas Laurinaitis Shooto - 9/26 in Korakuen Hall
Sep/26/2004
TKO (Punches) Toshiharu Suzuki 2 2:00
draw Caol Uno Shooto - 3/22 in Korakuen Hall
Mar/22/2004
Draw (Majority) Toshiharu Suzuki 3 5:00
win Ryan Bow Shooto - Year End Show 2003
Dec/14/2003
TKO (Punches) Toshiharu Suzuki 1 4:21
win Yves Edwards Shooto - 8/10 in Yokohama Cultural Gymnasium
Aug/10/2003
Decision (Unanimous) Toshiharu Suzuki 3 5:00
win Takumi Nakayama Shooto - Shooter's Dream 2
May/30/2003
KO (Punch) Toshiharu Suzuki 1 3:44
loss Vitor Ribeiro Shooto - Year End Show 2002
Dec/14/2002
Decision (Unanimous) Toshiharu Suzuki 3 5:00
win Ken Omatsu Shooto - Gig West 3
Oct/27/2002
Submission (Armbar) Toshiharu Suzuki 1 4:40
win Tsutomu Shiiki Shooto - Treasure Hunt 8
Jul/19/2002
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Toshiharu Suzuki 1 4:42
win Daisuke Sugie Shooto - Gig East 9
May/28/2002
TKO (Punches) Toshiharu Suzuki 2 4:19
win Takeshi Yamazaki Shooto - Wanna Shooto Japan
Apr/21/2002
Decision (Unanimous) Toshiharu Suzuki 2 5:00
win Masaya Takita Shooto - Treasure Hunt 4
Mar/13/2002
TKO (Eye Injury) Toshiharu Suzuki 2 1:22
win Kazumichi Takada Shooto - To The Top 9
Sep/27/2001
Technical Submission (Triangle Armbar) Toshiharu Suzuki 1 3:03
win Yohei Suzuki Shooto - Gig East 2
May/22/2001
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Toshiharu Suzuki 1 2:42
draw Yohei Suzuki Shooto - Wanna Shooto 2001
Apr/08/2001
Draw (Majority) Toshiharu Suzuki 2 5:00
loss Takumi Nakayama Shooto - R.E.A.D. 4
Apr/12/2000
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) Toshiharu Suzuki 1 2:44