Though many fans thought that promoter Sustain could add another fight (or two) to Vale Tudo Japan '09 this week, it looks like the card is complete at eight fights. Here's the full slate and bout order, as released on Shooto's site today. Stay tuned - with any luck, Bloody Elbow will have live results and play-by-play of the show on Thursday night / Friday morning.
Vale Tudo Japan '09
October 30, 2009
JCB Hall - Tokyo, Japan
#8 - 71kg (156 lbs) VTJ Rules - 5R x 5 min.
#7 - 65kg (143 lbs) VTJ Rules Bout - 5R x 5 min.
#6 - 63kg (139 lbs) VTJ Rules Bout - 3R x 5 min.
#5 -67kg (147 lbs) VTJ Rules Bout - 3R x 5 min.
#4 - Shooto Welterweight (70kg / 154 lbs) Championship Bout - 3R x 5 min.
#3 - 56kg (123 lbs) Pro Shooto Bout - 3R x 5 min.
5-1-1 / Gracie Barra Tokyo
2009 Middleweight Rookie Champion
Jung Min Kang
debut / Jin HQ