Former EliteXC middleweight champion Murilo “Ninja” Rua has signed on to fight with the Japanese-based DREAM organization. Ninja Rua is looking to debut with them on April 5th at DREAM.8.
Rua is coming off of an October loss to Benji Radach at EliteXC:”Heat”. Rua was passed over by Strikeforce when the company purchased select assets from EliteXC’s parent company last month. Rua is 2-1 in his last 3 fights and 5-2 in his last 7 fights.