Ovince St. Preux has been having a rough of things lately, losing four times in his last six trips to the cage, but he’s headlining a card in Japan this weekend – and for him, the pickins’ are easy.
St. Preux was supposed to rematch with Mauricio “Shogun” Rua, but Rua had to bow out due to injury. His replacement: Yushin Okami.
Okami was a top-ranked UFC guy years ago, but his last trip to the Octagon was back in 2013. Since then, he’s been toiling in the minor leagues.
Desperate times mean desperate measures, and the UFC needed a Japanese fighter to step up, so…
Here’s a look at OSP doing his thing.