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Two more fights have been added to the MMA portion of the DREAM-GLORY New Year's Eve show, as opponents for Hiroyuki Takaya and Satoru Kitaoka has been announced.
As announced today in Japan, two more MMA bouts have been added to the New Year's Eve card that is shaping up nicely.
Takaya, the reigning DREAM featherweight champion, has won 5 of his last 6, with quality wins over Bibiano Fernandes, and Joachim Hansen. He's had two title defenses, but hasn't fought since the promotion's last event a year ago. Karakhanyan on the other hand, has won 5 straight since his stint in Bellator, winning and defending the Tachi Palace Fights title in the process.
Here's the current NYE card so far:
DREAM.18 - GLORY 4 NYE Special 2012
December 31, 2012 -- Saitama Super Arena, Japan
GLORY Grand Slam Tournament:
Semmy Schilt vs. Brice Guidon
Sergei Kharitonov vs. Rico Verhoeven
Gokhan Saki vs. Raomoru
- Anderson "Braddock" Silva vs. Igor Jurkovic
Remy Bonjasky Filip Verlinden
Errol Zimmerman Jamal Ben Saddick
Peter Aerts vs. Mourad Bouzidi