Urijah Faber (31-7) will compete outside of America for the first time, this wil be his 39th MMA fight. Urijah will be fighting and welcoming Masanori Kanehara a longtime MMA veteran to the Octagon.
Masanori Kanehara (23-11-5) is a former Sengoku featherweight champion. Masanori signed with the UFC and is ready to make his Octagon debut against “The California Kid” at the UFC Fight Night 52 card in Saitama, Japan, on Sept. 20. FightSportAsia. Below is the current UFN 52 fight card which airs live on UFC Fight Pass.
September 20, 2014
Mark Hunt vs. Roy Nelson
Urijah Faber vs. Masanori Kanehara
Miesha Tate vs. Rin Nakai
Myles Jury vs. Takanori Gomi
Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Kyle Noke
Sam Sicilia vs. Katsunori Kikuno
John Case vs. Kazuki Tokudome
Maximo Blanco vs. Daniel Hooker
Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Takenori Sato
Kiichi Kunimoto vs. Richard Walsh
Michinori Tanaka vs. Kyung Ho Kang
By: Roberto Villa