Satoshi Honma (本間 聡, Honma Satoshi) (born May 19, 1968) is a Japanese former mixed martial artist who competed in the light heavyweight division. He has fought for Shooto, K-1, Pride Fighting Championships and the UFC.[1]

Satoshi Honma
Born (1968-05-19) May 19, 1968 (age 51)
Niigata, Japan
NationalityJapanese
Weight204 lb (93 kg; 14.6 st)
DivisionLight Heavyweight
StyleKarate
Years active1990-2004
Mixed martial arts record
Total13
Wins4
By knockout1
By submission3
Losses6
By knockout2
By submission2
By decision2
Draws3
Other information
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

CareerEdit

Honma had his first mixed martial arts fight on May 12, 1990, competing for the Shooto organisation in Japan. Honma compiled a record 3-3-2 in Shooto, including a victory over Manabu Yamada. He lost to Rene Rooze in his K-1 debut in 1995. On October 11, 1998, Honma made his Pride FC debut at Pride 4. Honma beat Naoki Sano by TKO. On June 6, 1999, Honma beat Wayne Turner in a kickboxing match at K-1 Survival '99. Honma would go on to lose at Pride 5 to Francisco Bueno by TKO. On April 14, 2000, Honma lost to Ron Waterman by decision at UFC 25. His final career fight was on July 4, 2004 against Ken Orihashi; the fight ended in a draw.

Mixed martial arts recordEdit

Professional record breakdown
13 matches 4 wins 6 losses
By knockout 1 2
By submission 3 2
By decision 0 2
By disqualification 0 0
Unknown 0 0
Draws 3
No contests 0
Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Draw 4-6-3 Ken Orihashi Decision (unanimous) ZST - Battle Hazard 01 July 4, 2004 1 5:00 Tokyo, Japan
Loss 4-6-2 Ron Waterman Decision (unanimous) UFC 25 April 14, 2000 3 5:00 Yoyogi, Japan
Loss 4-5-2 Francisco Bueno TKO (strikes) Pride 5 April 29, 1999 1 4:59 Nagoya, Japan
Win 4-4-2 Naoki Sano TKO (strikes) Pride 4 October 11, 1998 1 9:25 Tokyo, Japan
Loss 3-4-2 Rene Rooze TKO (referee stoppage) K-1 Hercules December 9, 1995 1 2:48 Nagoya, Japan
Draw 3-3-2 Kenji Kawaguchi Draw Shooto - Shooto November 27, 1992 5 3:00 Tokyo, Japan Kawaguchi fought to a draw with Honma to remain the Shooto Middleweight Champion.
Loss 3-3-1 Manabu Yamada Submission (armbar) Shooto - Shooto March 27, 1992 3 n/a Tokyo, Japan
Loss 3-2-1 Kenji Kawaguchi Decision Shooto - Shooto October 17, 1991 5 3:00 Osaka, Japan Kawaguchi defeated Honma to remain the Shooto Middleweight Champion.
Win 3-1-1 Manabu Yamada Submission (armbar) Shooto - Shooto August 3, 1991 4 n/a Tokyo, Japan
Win 2-1-1 Yoshimasa Ishikawa Submission (armbar) Shooto - Shooto May 31, 1991 2 n/a Tokyo, Japan
Draw 1-1-1 Takashi Tojo Draw Shooto - Shooto November 28, 1990 1 n/a Tokyo, Japan
Loss 1-1 Kazuhiro Kusayanagi Submission (triangle choke) Shooto - Shooto September 8, 1990 1 1:17 Tokyo, Japan
Win 1-0 Yutaka Fuji Submission (armbar) Shooto - Shooto May 12, 1990 2 2:36 Tokyo, Japan

Kickboxing recordEdit

Win 1-0   Wayne Turner TKO (3 Knockdowns) K-1 Survival '99 June 6/1999 3 1:34   Sapporo, Japan

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Satoshi Honma". Sherdog.

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