Donald Takayama

Friends celebrate Velzy classic at 25

Chuck Howell and Richard Peterson joined a group from the Fresno Longboard Association – yes, land-locked Fresno – and made the drive down for the event. Guy Takayama, nephew of the late shaper Donald Takayama, has been entering the event since ...

UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso Results - Sunday Perspective

In a night of excellent fights Donald Cerrone and Eddie Alvarez likely put on the best scrap of the night. Alvarez came out fast, doing his best to replicate Don Frye vs Yoshihiro Takayama as he just pistoned punches into Cerrone's face in the clinch ...

UFC 178 results: Donald Cerrone survives rough first round, takes decision ...

Alvarez had some fatastic early moments, grabbing Cerrone in a clinch and landing a huge flurry of punches that recalled the classic PRIDE bout between Frye and Takayama, except only one side was throwing the machine gun punches. Cerrone survived ...