DREAM FC returns with "Fight for Japan" event on May 29thPosted on May 11, 2011, 05:12 AM by Anton Gurevich
After almost a year-long absence, DREAM Fighting Championship will return on May 29th with a stacked DREAM.17: Fight for Japan event. The fight card includes top names such as Caol Uno, Joachim Hansen, Katsunori Kikuno, Shinya Aoki, Jamie Varner and many others. The event will also feature the first phase of 2011 Bantamweight Japan Tournament, with final and third place bouts rumored to take place sometime in July or August.
DREAM.17 will take place in Saitama Super Arena Hall, which can hold a capacity of up to 7,000 spectators.
Full Fight Card:
Lightweight Bout: Shinya Aoki vs. Jamie Varner (rumored)
Featherweight bout: Caol Uno vs. Akiyo Nishiura
Featherweight bout: Mitsuhiro Ishida vs. Joachim Hansen
Lightweight bout: Katsunori Kikuno vs. Daisuke Nakamura
Featherweight bout: Takeshi Inoue vs. Koichiro MatsumotoBantamweight Tournament Quarterfinal: Yoshiro Maeda vs. Hideo Tokoro
Bantamweight Tournament Quarterfinal: Darren Uyenoyama vs. Atsushi Yamamoto
Bantamweight Tournament Quarterfinal: Kenji Osawa vs. Takafumi Otsuka
Bantamweight Tournament Quarterfinal: Keisuke Fujiwara vs. Masakazu Imanari