UFC Signs Michihiro Omigawa and Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto


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.