DREAM: Fight For Japan results

Saturday, July 16, 2011


Dream Featherweight Championship:
Hiroyuki Takaya vs. Kazuyuki Miyata

Dream 2011 Japan Bantamweight Tournament Final:
Masakazu Imanari vs. Hideo Tokoro

Dream Light Heavyweight Championship:
Gegard Mousasi def. Hiroshi Izumi via TKO at 3:29 round 1

Main Card:
Tatsuya Kawajiri def. Drew Fickett via TKO at 4:41 round 1
Kenji Osawa def. Keisuke Fujiwara via unanimous decision
Tatsuya Mizuno def. Trevor Prangley via TKO at 4:41 round 1
Marius Žaromskis def. Eiji Ishikawa via unanimous decision
Eiji Mitsuoka def. Bruno Carvalho via unanimous decision


155 lbs.:
135 lbs.:
205 lbs.: T
175 lbs.:
155 lbs.:
145 lb. title:
135 lb. Tournament Final: Masakazu Imanari vs. Hideo Tokoro


All 16 competitors for this weekend’s “DREAM: Japan GP Final” event made weight and the fights are official.

Bouts start at aroximately 4:00 am Friday night EST. There are no immediate stateside broadcasts for tonight’s show. Late replacement Drew Fickett was over weight by 2;2 pounds, but made weight successfully within the extra hour provided. Tetsuya Mizuno and Masakazu Imanari showed late, but likewise ultimately made weight successfully.

took their sweet time getting to the weigh-ins while Drew Fickett couldn’t “Master” the Japanese scale, coming in 2.2 pounds over weight.

Featherweight title bout
Champ Hiroyuki Takaya (65 kg/143 lbs.) vs. Kazuyuki Miyata (65 kg/143 lbs.)

Bantamweight tournament finale
Masakazu Imanari (61 kg/134.2 lbs.) vs.
Hideo Tokoro (60.8 kg/133.2 lbs.)

Lightheavyweight title bout
Champ Gegard Mousasi (93 kg/204.6 lbs.) vs.
Hiroshi Izumi (92.7 kg/203.9 lbs.)

Drew Fickett (70 kg/154 lbs.) vs.
Tatsuya Kawajiri (70 kg/154 lbs.)

Keisuke Fujiwara (61 kg/134.2 lbs.) vs.
Kenji Osawa (60.8 kg/133.8 lbs.)
(Japan bantamweight-tourney third-place fight)

Tatsuya Mizuno (92 kg/202.4 lbs.) vs.
Trevor Prangley (93 kg/204.6 lbs.)

Champ Marius Zaromskis (79 kg/173.8 lbs.) vs.
Eiji Ishikawa (78.7 kg/173.1 lbs.)
(welterweight non-title fight at 175-pound catchweight)

Bruno Carvalho (70 kg/154 lbs.) vs.
Eiji Mitsuoka (69.7 kg/153.3 lbs.

“DREAM: Japan GP Final”
Ariake Coliseum
Tokyo, Japan