“Dream.17″ Results

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
September 24th, 2011

Dream Poster 17 Aoki

“Dream.17” took place Saturday morning inside the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.

The card showcased the opening round of Dream’s World Bantamweight Tournament and was headlined by a non-title lightweight scrap between Dream champion Shinya Aoki and Rob McCullough.

For the first time in company history, the scraps featured three, five-minute rounds, as opposed to one 10-minute round followed by a five-minute round.

HDNet broadcasted the show live in North America.

Here are the official results from the show:

Ikuhisa Minowa Defeated Baru Harn via Submission (Scarf-Hold Armlock) at 4:39 in the 1stRound

Gerald Harris Defeated Kazuhiro Nakamua via Split Decision

Satoru Kitaoka Defeated Willamy Freire via Split Decision

Yan Cabral Defeated Kazushi Sakuraba via Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) at 2:42 in the 2ndRound

Takeshi Inoue Defeated Caol Uno via Knockout (Kick) at 4:17 in the 1stRound

Tatsuya Kawajiri Defeated Joachim Hansen via Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) at 2:30 in the 3rdRound

Shinya Aoki Defeated Rob McCullough via Submission (Neck Crank) at 4:52 in the 1stRound*

World Bantamweight Grand Prix (1stRound):

Antonio Banuelos Defeated Hideo Tokoro via Split Decision

Bibiano Fernandes
Defeated Takafumi Otsuka via Technical Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) at 0:41 in the 1stRound

Masakazu Imanari
Defeated Abel Cullum via Submission (Armbar) at 0:46 in the 3rdRound

Rodolfo Marques Defeated Yusup Saadulaev via Unanimous Decision

* Aoki remains Dream lightweight champion after non-title fight

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