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Okami upsets Marquardt, eyes title bid

Originally Published: November 13, 2010
By Brian Knapp | Sherdog.com

For nearly five years, Yushin Okami has pursued a rematch with reigning UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. He may now get his wish.

Okami jabbed, clinched and grappled his way to a unanimous decision against former middleweight King of Pancrase Nate Marquardt in the UFC 122 "Marquardt vs. Okami" headliner on Saturday at the Konig Pilsener Arena in Oberhausen, Germany. Scores were 29-28, 30-27 and 29-28 for Okami, who won for the 10th time in 12 UFC appearances and ...

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