UFC Signs Michihiro Omigawa and Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto

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According to Versus, Japanese featherweight star Michihiro Omigawa has signed with the UFC and will debut against Chad Mendes in early 2010.

Also, in a surprise twitter exchange, UFC President Dana White confirms the UFC has signed Kid Yamamoto.

MMAannouncement: @danawhite That was a good move! Hope you sign kid also!

Dana White: @MMAannouncement we did sign kid

The recent acquisitions add some exciting new faces to the UFC featherweight division.