Michihiro Omigawa vs. Yuri Alcantara at UFC 142 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Japanese star, Michihiro Omigawa will meet Brazilian stand-out, Yuri Alcantara at UFC 142 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on January 14th, 2012. The UFC revealed the fight today meaning both fighters have likely signed official bout agreements.

Omigawa is having his shares of ups and downs as of late, losing his back-to-back fights inside the octagon before picking up a unanimous decision win over Jason Young. He does hold very notable wins over Cole Escovedo, Hatsu Hioki and Nam Phan.

Alcantara is the opposite with back-to-back wins which already add to a twelve fight winning streak. Overall he is 26-3 in his professional career.

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