UFC lightweight and Japanese legend Takanori Gomi will face three-time All-American wrestler and 155-pound WEC contender Shane Roller in a grappling superfight on Saturday at the UFC Fan Expo in Las Vegas, which also features four other grappling superfights that include the likes of Caol Uno, Hermes Franca, Javier Vazquez, and Fredson Paixao.
“Takanori Gomi is a legend in Japan and has won numerous grappling championships,” UFC President Dana White said in a release. “Shane Roller is an incredible wrestler and an explosive athlete. This will be an amazing match and we are excited to bring it to our fans at the UFC Fan Expo.”
Pictured: Takanori Gomi