What's the State of Japanese MMA?

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

TOKYO -- UFC 144 will mark the promotion's first event in Japan in over 11 years, and its return to the "Land of the Rising Sun" has forced the MMA community to once again figure out just how healthy the Japanese MMA scene is. With that in mind, we hit the streets of Tokyo to find out whether the locals were UFC fans and why they think MMA has fallen on hard times in the country.

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