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DREAM 9 Lineup Finalized

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This Dream card is looking pretty intriguing. Besides the return of Yamamoto, you've got a tremendous fight in Aoki vs. Cavalcante and several other good matchups. It's almost enough to make me forgive the fact that they are televising the public beating of Jose Canseco. The lineup, per




Featherweight Grand Prix 2009 2nd Round
May 26, 2009
Saitama Super Arena
Saitama, Japan

DREAM Middleweight (84kg/185 lbs) Title Bout
10. Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza (10-2) vs. Jason "Mayhem" Miller (22-6)

DREAM Featherweight (64kg/138 lbs) Grand Prix 2nd Round Bouts
09. Norifumi "KID" Yamamoto (17-1) vs. Joe Warren (1-0)
08. Masakazu Imanari (16-6-1) vs. Bibiano Fernandes (4-2)
07. Yoshiro Maeda (24-6-2) vs. Hiroyuki Takaya (10-6-1)
06. Hideo Tokoro (21-16-1) vs. Abel Cullum (14-2)

DREAM Lightweight (70kg/154 lbs) Title Eliminator Bout
05. Tatsuya Kawajiri (23-5-2) vs. Gesias "JZ" Cavalcante (14-2-1)

DREAM Super Hulk Tournament 1st Round Bouts
04. Gegard Mousasi (24-2-1) vs. Mark Hunt (5-5)
03. Jan "The Giant" Nortje (2-5) vs. Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou (5-4)
02. Hong Man Choi (1-2) vs. Jose Canseco (0-0)
01. Bob Sapp (10-3-1) vs. Ikuhisa "Minowaman" Minowa (41-30-8)

[Note by Kelvin Hunt, 05/20/09 5:48 PM EDT ]MMA4Real's Matt Bishop will be providing LIVE commentary for this event.  So if you are planning on staying up to watch this event(those in America) feel free to join him here at MMA4Real.