All of the participants competing in tomorrow night’s “Sengoku: 10th Battle” tipped the scales today inside the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. Each contestant hit their required marks, including main event fighters Hiroshi Izumi and Antz Nansen.
Izumi, a former Judo champion and MMA rookie, weighed-in at 205 pounds and Nansen, a veteran kickboxer and fellow mixed martial arts newbie, tipped the scale at 204.1 pounds.
Tomorrow’s event will be broadcast on HDNet in North America.
Here is the full rundown on today’s weight competition:
Hiroshi Izumi (93 kg/205 lb) vs. Antz Nansen (92.6 kg/204.1 lb)
Antonio Silva (121.1 kg/270 lb) vs. Jim York (114.8 kg/253.1 lb)
Jae Sun Lee (76 kg/167.6 lb) vs. Makoto Takimoto (75.3 kg/166 lb)
Ryan Schultz (69.5 kg/153.2 lb) vs. Kazunori Yokota (69.8 kg/153.9 lb)
Ryo Kawamura (92.4 kg/203.7 lb) vs. Fabio Silva (91.6 kg/201.9 lb)
Dan Hornbuckle (74.9 kg/165.1 lb) vs. Nick Thompson (75.9 kg/167.3 lb)
Joe Doerksen (82.7 kg/182.3 lb) vs. Takenori Sato (83kg/183 lb)
Maximo Blanco (70 kg/154.3 lb) vs. Tetsuya Yamada (82.7 kg/182.3 lb)
Baek Woo Hyun (69.8 kg/153.9 lb) vs. Ikuo Usuda (69.8 kg/153.9 lb)
Shigeki Osawa (64.9 kg/143.1 lb) vs. Kim Ki Hyun (64.8 kg/142.9 lb)
So Jee Hyun (60kg/132.3 lb) vs. Ryosuke Komori (59.9 kg/132.1 lb)