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Yushin Okami (岡見 勇信) born July 21, 1981. He is a Japanese mixed martial artist who competes for World Series of Fighting in the Middleweight division. A professional competitor since 2002, Okami has also formerly competed for the UFC, PRIDE, Pancrase, and M-1 Global. He holds notable wins over Anderson Silva, Mark Munoz, Hector Lombard, Alan Belcher (x2), Nate Marquardt, Evan Tanner and Mike Swick.
On October 13, 2013, it was announced that Okami signed with World Series of Fighting. Okami made his WSOF debut at WSOF 9, on March 29, 2014, against Svetlozar Savov. He won via arm triangle choke submission in the second round. In his second fight for the promotion, Okami faced David Branch for the WSOF middleweight championship at WSOF 15 on November 15, 2014. He lost the fight via TKO in the fourth round.
Okami was scheduled to face Ryan Ford in the main event of WSOF 21 on June 5, 2015. However, Ford announced that he had to pull out of the fight with Okami due to an injury. On July 30, 2015, It was announced that Okami would be moving down to the Welterweight division and facing Jon Fitch on October 17, 2015 at WSOF 24. Okami lost the fight by unanimous decision. On September 13, 2016, it was announced that Okami would be facing Paul Bradley on December 31, 2016 at WSOF 34.