GSP’s PROTEGE AND TRAINING PARTNER YUKINORI AKAZAWA SIGNS WITH TKO

Montreal, Quebec (Canada), Tuesday July 3rd 2018 – TKO has added a new athlete to its welterweight division today with the signing of Japanese-born Yukinori “Mechazawa” Akazawa (1-4-0, 1 KO) to a multi-fight contract.

Now residing in Montreal, Akazawa is a regular training partner of MMA legend Georges St-Pierre and trains at the Tristar Gym under Coach Firas Zahabi.  Having competed in Japan and Russia, Akazawa is no stranger to the bright lights of the big stage and, despite some early struggles in his young career, is looking forward to starting anew in TKO.

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Yukinori Akazawa