Stance: Orthodox
Division: Bantamweight
Height: 5' 7"
Reach: 70"
Leg reach: 38.00
Weight: 125 lbs.
Nationality: Japan
Age: 23



Significant Strikes Attempted: 202
Significant Strikes Landed: 141


Takedowns Attempted: 17
Takedowns Landed: 1


Tatsuro Taira is a professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighter, representing Japan in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He is known for his tenacious attitude and never-give-up spirit.

Taira began training Karate at the age of five under his father’s tutelage. As he got older, Taira added Jiu Jitsu, Wrestling and Muay Thai to his repertoire of martial arts. In 2011 he made his MMA debut in Shooto: Professional Shooto 10th Round. From there on out he put together an impressive record of 5 wins and 1 loss before being signed by the UFC in 2016.

Taira has fought several times for the UFC since joining their roster, with notable fights against Erick Silva and Li Jingliang both ending in victory for him. His biggest win came when faced off against former Bellator featherweight champion Pat Curran at UFC Fight Night 111 where he was able to submit Curran via armbar in round 3; this earned him a Performance of The Night bonus from the promotion as well as widespread recognition within MMA circles around the world. After that fight

Fight History

Carlos Hernandez
Awaiting Outcome
Sat. Dec 09, 2023
UFC Fight Night: Song vs. Gutierrez
Edgar Chairez
Tatsuro Taira: Winner
by Unanimous Decision in Round 3
Sat. Jul 08, 2023
UFC 290: Volkanovski vs. Rodriguez
Jesus Aguilar
Tatsuro Taira: Winner
by Submission in Round 1 @ 4:20
Sat. Feb 04, 2023
UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Spivac
CJ Vergara
Tatsuro Taira: Winner
by Submission in Round 2 @ 4:19
Sat. Oct 15, 2022
UFC Fight Night: Grasso vs. Araujo
Carlos Candelario
Tatsuro Taira: Winner
by Unanimous Decision in Round 3
Sat. May 14, 2022
UFC Fight Night: Blachowicz vs. Rakic


Tatsuro Taira Next Fight?
Tatsuro Taira's next fight is against Carlos Hernandez in Shanghai.

Tatsuro Taira Record?
Tatsuro Taira has a record of 14 wins and 0 losses in UFC.

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Tatsuro Taira is an MMA fighter whose page is available on Tapology.

Tatsuro Taira Vs David Dvorak?
David Dvořák fought against Tatsuro Taira in a UFC Fight Night MMA bout.

Tatsuro Taira Nickname?
Tatsuro Taira's nickname is "Supernova".

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Tatsuro Taira Ufc Next Fight?
Tatsuro Taira's next UFC fight is against Carlos Hernandez in Shanghai.