While there hasn’t been much fanfare surrounding this weekend’s Dream.15 event, the Saitama Super Arena in Japan will be showcasing some of the best mixed martial artists on the planet.
A lightweight championship bout between controversial title holder Shinya Aoki and Tatsuya Kawajiri will headline the affair. In addition, Dream will be kicking off the 1stRound of their exclusive four-man light heavyweight grand prix tourney.
The card takes place July 10th in Japan, however HDNet will be airing the extravaganza live in North America early this Sunday morning at 3AM ET/Midnight PT.
Here are the fighters expected to participate in the event:
Light Heavyweight Grand Prix (Four-Man Tournament):
Melvin Manhoef vs. Tatsuya Mizuno
Gegard Mousasi vs. Jake O’Brien
Daiki “DJ.taiki” Hata vs. Mitsuhiro Ishida
Michihiro Omigawa vs. Young Sam Jung
Karl Amoussou vs. Kazuhiro Nakamura
Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante vs. Katsunori Kikuno
Tatsuya Kawajiri vs. Shina Aoki (Dream Lightweight Champion)