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Makoto Uehara

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Native name  上原 誠
Reach  76.0 in (193 cm)
Nationality  Japanese
Name  Makoto Uehara

Height  1.82 m (5 ft 11 ⁄2 in)
Draws  1
Division  Heavyweight
Losses  5
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Born  November 14, 1984 (age 31)Tokyo, Japan (1984-11-14)
Weight  90.3 kg (199 lb; 14.22 st)

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Makoto Uehara (Japanese: 上原 誠; born November 14, 1984) is a Japanese Shidokan Karateka and heavyweight kickboxer competing in K-1.


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Biography and career

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He faced Hiromi Amada at the K-1 World Grand Prix 2012 in Tokyo Final 16 on October 14, 2012 and won via unanimous decision.

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Despite qualifying for the K-1 World Grand Prix 2012 Final, Uehara was left out in the cold when the event rolled around and was replaced by the higher-ranked Pavel Zhuravlev.

Uehara defeated Kengo Shimizu by way of split decision at RISE 92 in Tokyo on March 17, 2013 to win the RISE 90 kg title.

He was set to fight Dustin Jacoby at Glory 12: New York - Lightweight World Championship Tournament in New York City on November 23, 2013 but the match was switched to Glory 13: Tokyo - Welterweight World Championship Tournament in Tokyo, Japan on December 21, 2013. He defeated Jacoby by split decision.


  • 2013 RISE 90 kg champion
  • 2011 RISE Heavyweight Tournament runner up
  • 2011 RISE Heavyweight champion
  • 31st Shidokan Karate Strong Open Tournament champion
  • References

    Makoto Uehara Wikipedia