DREAM 17 took place on Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, and featured the opening round of DREAM’s Bantamweight Grand Prix.
Even at 42 years of age, Kazushi Sakuraba will continue to fight. He will meet grappling ace Yan Cabral who trains out of top Brazilian team Nova Uniao.
FEG has announced a bout between former Shooto world champions for Dream 17. Caol Uno will take meet Takeshi Inoue on the card, which takes place Sept. 24 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.
Canada’s premiere mixed martial arts organization, Maximum Fighting Championship, announced late Monday evening that lightweight Drew Fickett has been released from his contract with the company.
DREAM.17 “Fight for Japan” featured two title fights and the 2011 DREAM bantamweight grand prix finals on Saturday, July 16, at Ariake Coliseum in Tokyo, Japan.
DREAM 17 is scheduled to take place July 16 at Ariake Coliseum in Tokyo, Japan. The event will feature the “Fight for Japan 2011 Dream Bantamweight GP Final” featuring Hideo Tokoro vs. Masakazu Imanari.
Dream has added a featherweight fight between “Lion” Takeshi and Deep champion Koichiro Matsumoto.
Karate fighter Katsunori Kikuno will look to take another step towards challenging for the Dream lightweight title.
Once of the best fighters in the world that is not locked down by Zuffa has his next fight set. Dream champion Shinya Aoki will return to face Willamy “Chiquerim” Freire.