Mei Yamaguchi, nicknamed VV, is a mixed martial arts fighter from Japan. She fights for ONE Championship and in January 2023, she is the Number 5 women’s Atomweight fighter.
Mei Yamaguchi was born on February 3, 1983, in Tokyo, Japan. She stands 152 cm tall and her weight was last listed at 52 kg. She has a reach of 172 cm long and she has played in both the strawweight and Atomweight divisions.
She used to be known as V Hajime. In 2011, he announced that her ring name will now be VV. Yamaguchi plays in the style of Karate, Shootboxing, BJJ, and Wrestling. She is a freelance fighter and does not belong to a team as of January 2023.
She turned pro in March 2007. Since her first fight with Anna Saito for Smackgirl, Yamaguchi has been in 36 fights, winning 21.
For most of her career, she has fought for Shoot Boxing. She has also fought for Pancrase and Jewels. In May 2016, she started fighting for ONE Championship. Some of her most significant wins include Jomary Torres, Michi Nakamura, Chihiro Kira, and Seo Ye Jung.
In 2021, Yamaguchi lost to Julie Mezabarba and in 2022, she lost to Jihin Radzuan. Her most recent fight was against Danielle Kelly in March 2022. It ended in a draw.
Total - 36
- Wins - 21
- By knockout - 2
- By submission - 9
By decision - 10
- Losses - 14
- By decision - 14
- Draws - 1