All of the participants in tomorrow’s Deam.8 promotion hit the scales today in Nagoya, Japan. The event will be feature the opening round of their Welterweight Grand Prix, as well as five individual bouts.
All of the fighters made their required weights, including last-second replacement Riki Fukuda, who will be subbing for the injured Dong Sik Yoon.
Fukuda is riding a three fight winning streak into his bout against Murilo Rua.
The event will be taking place at the Nippon Gaishi Hall in Nagoya, Japan on Saturday evening, however will not be made available for viewing in the U.S. until April 10th on HDNet.
Ikuhisa Minowa (191.4) vs. Katsuyori Shibata (189.6)
Andrews Nakahara (187) vs. Shungo Oyama (188.5)
Katsuhiko Nagata (154) vs. Vitor Ribeiro (153.3)
Riki Fukuda (195.4) vs. Murilo Rua (193.6)
Sergei Kharitonov (256.3) vs. Jeff Monson (242)
Daiki Hata (138.6) vs. Hideo Tokoro (137.1)#
John Alessio (167.2) vs. Andre Galvao (167.2)*
Seichi Ikemoto (166.5) vs. Marius Zaromskis (166.1)*
Jason High (75.9 kg/167 lbs.) vs. Yuya Shirai (166.5)*
Shinya Aoki (161.7) vs. Hayato Sakurai (167 )*
* – Welterweight Grand Prix Bout (1stRound)
# – Featherweight Grand Prix Bout (1stRound)