Shinya Murofushi is a professional mixed martial artist from Japan. He competes in the strawweight division.

Shinya Murofushi
NationalityJapanese
Height5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Weight114 lb (52 kg)
DivisionStrawweight
Flyweight
TeamSubmit Shizuoka
Mixed martial arts record
Total16
Wins11
By knockout1
By submission6
By decision4
Losses4
By knockout1
By submission2
By decision1
Draws1
Other information
Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog

MMA careerEdit

In 2006, Shinya Murofushi became the 2006 Shooto Rookie Champion in the organization's flyweight (114 lbs) division. Murofushi was known as the #2 strawweight with his strength on the ground and improving his standup, until losing to Takeshi Sato in 2009.[1] He is still ranked top ten in his division by Shooto.[2]

Mixed martial arts recordEdit

Professional record breakdown
16 matches 11 wins 4 losses
By knockout 1 1
By submission 6 2
By decision 4 1
Draws 1
Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Win 11-4-1 Takuya Eizumi Decision (unanimous) Pancrase: 271 November 1, 2015 3 5:00 Tokyo, Japan
Loss 10-4-1 Yoshitaka Naito Submission (rear-naked choke) Shooto: 7th Round 2014 September 27, 2014 5 4:57 Tokyo, Japan Lost Shooto World Flyweight (114lbs) Championship
Win 10-3-1 Junji Ito Technical Submission (rear-naked choke) Shooto: 1st Round 2014 January 13, 2014 1 3:33 Tokyo, Japan Won Shooto World Flyweight (114lbs) Championship
Win 9-3-1 Tatsuya Yamamoto Submission (rear-naked choke) Shooto: 12th Round November 11, 2012 2 3:48 Tokyo, Japan
Win 8-3-1 Yusei Shimokawa Decision (unanimous) Shooto: Gig Tokyo 11 August 25, 2012 3 5:00 Tokyo, Japan
Win 7-3-1 Masayoshi Kato Submission (hammerlock) Shooto: The Rookie Tournament 2011 Final December 18, 2011 2 3:15 Tokyo, Japan
Loss 6-3-1 Mikihito Yamagami Decision (majority) Shooto: The Way of Shooto 6: Like a Tiger, Like a Dragon November 19, 2010 2 5:00 Tokyo, Japan
Win 6-2-1 Takehiro Harusaki Submission (rear-naked choke) Shooto: Kitazawa Shooto Vol. 3 May 9, 2010 3 2:29 Tokyo, Japan
Loss 5-2-1 Noboru Tahara TKO (punches) Shooto: Shooting Disco 9: Superman June 6, 2009 1 4:09 Tokyo, Japan
Loss 5-1-1 Takeshi Sato Submission (rear-naked choke) Shooto: Gig Tokyo 1 February 28, 2009 1 1:14 Tokyo, Japan
Win 5-0-1 Takehiro Harusaki Decision (unanimous) Shooto: Shooto Tradition 2 July 18, 2008 3 5:00 Tokyo, Japan
Win 4-0-1 Atsushi Takeuchi Decision (split) Shooto: Back To Our Roots 5 September 22, 2007 2 5:00 Tokyo, Japan
Draw 3-0-1 Kenichi Sawada Draw Shooto: Back To Our Roots 3 May 18, 2007 2 5:00 Tokyo, Japan
Win 3-0 Takehiro Ishii KO (knee) Shooto: Back To Our Roots 2 March 16, 2007 1 1:33 Tokyo, Japan
Win 2-0 Hiroaki Takezawa Submission (armbar) Shooto: Rookie Tournament Final December 2, 2006 1 2:36 Tokyo, Japan
Win 1-0 Hiroyuki Ikeda Submission (armbar) Shooto 2006: 10/1 in Kitazawa Town Hall October 1, 2006 2 2:03 Tokyo, Japan

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2/28 Shooto Gig Tokyo Vol.1 - Fight Order". japan-mma.com. 2009-02-26.
  2. ^ "Ranking X-SHOOTO". Shooto. Retrieved 2011-03-11.

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