Biography(references)Naito didn't practice any martial arts as a child, but was a member of the soccer club in junior high school. Naito fell in love with mixed martial arts in the early 2000s. He loved watching Kazushi Sakuraba, who he calls his martial arts hero. He was fascinated by the submissions Sakuraba was able to pull off against foreign athletes in Pride Fighting Championships and soon found himself training at Paraestra Matsudo.
Awards & Accolades
Joshua Pacio vs. Yoshitaka Naito II | Full Fight Replay
Yoshitaka Naito vs. Rene Catalan | ONE Full Fight | March 2019
Alex Silva vs. Yoshitaka Naito III | ONE Full Fight | May 2019
Joshua Pacio vs. Yoshitaka Naito | Greatest Rivalries | ONE Full Fights
ONE: Full Fight | Joshua Pacio vs. Yoshitaka Naito | Crowning Of A New Champion | September 2018
ONE: Full Fight | Yoshitaka Naito vs. Alex Silva 2 | Grind-Out Rematch | May 2018
ONE: Full Fight | Alex Silva vs. Yoshitaka Naito | A Stellar Striking Showcase | December 2017
ONE: Full Fight | Yoshitaka Naito vs. Joshua Pacio | A Successful First Title Defense | October 2016
ONE Highlights | Yoshitaka Naito’s Grappling Greatness
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