UFC 126: “KID” Yamamoto vs. Johnson will air LIVE and FREE on Facebook.com

The UFC have today announced the potential “Fight of the Night” bantamweight bout between Japanese star, Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto and former WEC star, Demetrious Johnson will air live and for free this Saturday night on Facebook.com. The news was today announced via the promotions official page on the social networking site.

Yamamoto rebounded from back-to-back decision losses at the hands of Joe Warren and Masanori Kanehara when he stopped Frederico Lopez at DREAM 14 in the very first round. Yamamoto has been one of the best Mixed Martial Artists produced by Japan.

Johnson rebounded from a WEC debut defeat at the hands of Brad Pickett to defeat both Nick Pace by unanimous decision and Damacio Page in impressive fashion, via third round guillotine choke.

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