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Satoshi Ishii vs. Ikuhisa Minowa Added to Saturday's DREAM.16

DREAM has added a last-minute bout between 2008 Beijing Olympics gold-medalist Satoshi Ishii and pro wrestler-slash-fighter Ikuhisa "Minowaman" Minowa to Saturday's DREAM.16 in Nagoya, Japan. The pair will meet in an openweight contest.

Tentative Mega-Card for DEEP's 10th Anniversary Show Includes Shinya Aoki, Minowaman

A tentative card for Japanese MMA promotion DEEP's 10th Anniversary show in October has been released, and it features some mega names. Shinya Aoki, Ryo Chonan, Ikuhisa "Minowaman" Minowa, Katsunori Kikuno and many others are expected to participate.

Dream 14 Live Play-by-Play, Results and Commentary

Tonight's Dream 14 will be just the second major Japanese MMA event held in a cage, and BloodyElbow.com has full live results and play-by-play for you. Headlining the card is Strikeforce welterweight champ Nick Diaz taking on Hayato "Mach" Sakurai.

DREAM 14 Preview: Nick Diaz, Hayato "Mach" Sakurai Clash in the White Cage

DREAM 14 will air live on HDNet at 3:00 AM EST from Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The event will feature the return on the White Cage along with a battle between current Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz and Japanese MMA legend Hayato "Mach" Sakurai. The card will also include Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto, Kazushi Sakuraba, Ralek Gracie, Joachim Hansen, and Ikuhisa Minowa.

Kimbo Slice Will Not Be Fighting Minowaman in DREAM.14

Kimbo Slice has been cut by the UFC and won't be fighting at the next DREAM event either.

DREAM.13 Live Play-by-Play, Results and Commentary

Join us tonight for live results and play-by-play of DREAM's first event of 2010, where featherweight belt-holder Bibiano "The Flash" Fernandes will make his first title defense against former lightweight Joachim "Hellboy" Hansen. Also on the card, the returning Josh Barnett, former EliteXC lightweight star K.J. Noons, and fan favorite Minowaman.

DREAM.13 Weigh-in Results

All fighters made weight for tomorrow's DREAM.13 show in Japan, which features a main event featherweight title bout between champion Bibiano Fernandes and challenger Joachim Hansen.

DREAM 13 Preview: Quality Match-ups Kick Off New Year With Exciting Action

The UFC isn't the only major show on the radar of the hardcore mixed martial arts fans this weekend. DREAM will hold their first event of the new year on Monday, March 22nd from the Yokohama Arena in Tokyo, Japan. The card will feature some great lighter weight class match-ups including a championship bout between Bibiano Fernandes and Joachim Hansen. It will be presented on HDNet at 3:00 AM EST.

K.J. Noons vs. Andre Dida, Three More Bouts Added to March Dream Card

Deposed EliteXC lightweight champion K.J. Noons will make his return to the MMA ring after two years in boxing when he takes on Brazilian Andre "Dida" Amado at March's DREAM.13. Also added to the card: Katsunori Kikuno vs. Kuniyoshi Hironaka, Ryo Chonan vs. Andrews Nakahra, and Minowaman vs. Jimmy "The Titan" Ambriz.

A Tribute to Minowaman

I tip my hat to Ikuhisa Minowa. You provided me with some incredible memories in 2009, and you entertained the hell out of me. Keep the mullet alive, keep on proving that David beats Goliath, and keep on providing Japan with a hero. It'll truly be a sad day in mixed martial arts when you finally hang the wrestling boots up.

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