DREAM.1 Results

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
March 15th, 2008

Dream’s debut promotion had come and gone before most Americans had even awoke, and the main event turned out to be a nightmare for MMA fans. The highly anticipated bout between Gesias “J.Z.” Calvancante and Shinya Aoki was ruled a No Contest after Calvancante threw and illegal elbow to the back of Aoki’s head. Aoki was unable to recover. The event also featured a Lightweight Grand Prix, as well as Mirko Cro Cop’s first fight since leaving the UFC.Dream held their event at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan late Saturday evening. The atmosphere was electric as the Japanese fans welcomed many of the worlds top Lightweight fighters. Check out the results for the night’s event:

Shinya Aoki vs. Gesias “J.Z.” Calvancante Ruled a No Contest – Calvancante struck and illegal elbow to the back of Aoki’s head

Tatsuya Kawajiri Defeated Kultar Gill via Unanimous Decision

Eddie Alvarez Defeated Andre “Dida” Amade via TKO at 6:47 in the 1stRound

Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic Defeated Tatsuya Mizuno via TKO at 0:56 in the 1stRound

Mitsuhiro Ishida Defeated Jung Bu Kyung via Unanimous Decision

Katsuhiko Nagata Defeated Artur Oumakhanov via Unanimous Decision

Luiz “Buscape” Firmino Defeated Kazuyuki Miyata via Rear Naked Choke at 7:37 in the 1stRound

Joachim Hansen Defeated Koutetsu Boku via Unanimous Decision, R2

Hayato “Mach” Sakurai Defeated Hidetaka Monma via TKO at 4:12 in the 1stRound

Ikuhisa Minowa Defeated Lee Gwan via Kneebar Submission at 1:25 in the 1stRound

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