“Dream.17: Fight for Japan” Roster Complete

Written by Tom Ngo
May 15th, 2011

Dream Lightweight Champion Shinya Aoki

Dream.17: Fight for Japan” takes place May 29th inside the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The card will serve as a fundraiser for the earthquakes and tsunami that recently ravaged the Land of the Rising Sun.

Today, the promotion announced a lightweight scrap between Shinya Aoki and Antonio McKee will complete their star-studded fight card.

The event features the opening rounds of Dream’s eight-man Bantamweight Grand Prix.

If Dream.17 airs in North America, HDNet would likely play host. Unfortunately for fight fans, nothing has been announced at this time.

Here is the card’s complete roster:

Individual Bouts:

Caol Uno vs. Akiyo Nishiura
Joachim Hansen vs. Mitsuhiro Ishida
Takeshi Inoue vs. Koichiro Matsumoto
Katsunori Kikuno vs. Daisuke Nakamura
Shinya Aoki vs. Antonio McKee

Bantamweight Grand Prix (1stRound):

Yoshiro Maeda vs. Hideo Tokoro
Darren Uyenoyama vs. Atsushi Yamamoto
Kenji Osawa vs. Takafumi Otsuka
Masakazu Imanari vs. Keisuke Fujiwara

Bantamweight Grand Prix (2ndRound):

Osawa/Otsuka Winner vs. Imanari/Fujiwara Winner
Maeda/Tokoro Winner vs. Uyenoyama/Yamamoto

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