CBS Sports Network to Air ‘DREAM.18: Special NYE 2012’

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
December 26th, 2012

Dream Strikeforce Lightweight Shinya Aoki

CBS Sports Network will be dabbling in the combat sports pond this New Year’s Eve. The network has confirmed it will air “DREAM.18: Special NYE 2012″ via tape-delay over a two-day broadcast.

The hybrid event features Glory’s 16-man Heavyweight Grand Slam Kickboxing Championship tournament and a barrage of mixed martial arts fights. CBS Sports Network will air the kickboxing portion on December 31st at 10PM ET.

On the following night, fans can catch the MMA segment of the festivities during the same time slot.

Glory is also offering a live stream of the show online for $20 at GloryWorldSeries.com.

Former Dream lightweight champ Shinya Aoki (Pictured) will headline the event against veteran Antonio McKee.

Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan hosts the gig.

Here is the card’s current lineup:

16-Man Heavyweight Grand Slam Kickboxing Championship

MMA Bouts:

Marloes Coenen vs. Fiona Muxlow

Tatsuya Kawajiri vs. Michihiro Omigawa

Will Brooks vs. Satoru Kitaoka

Phil Baroni vs. Hayato Sakurai

Georgi Karakhanyan vs. Hiroyuki Takaya (DREAM Featherweight champion)

Denis Kang vs. Melvin Manhoef

Bibiano Fernandes vs. Yoshiro Maeda

Shinya Aoki vs. Antonio McKee

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