|Native name 上原 誠|
Reach 76.0 in (193 cm)
Name Makoto Uehara
|Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 ⁄2 in)|
|Born November 14, 1984 (age 31)Tokyo, Japan (1984-11-14) |
Weight 90.3 kg (199 lb; 14.22 st)
Glory13 makoto uehara vs dustin jacoby
Biography and career
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.
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.