“Mayhem” Miller plans to submit Sakuraba in the main event of a stacked “DREAM 16″ on HDNet
DREAM lightweight champion Shinya Aoki will meet PRIDE and UFC veteran Marcus "Maximus" Aurelio at DREAM.16 on September 25, the promotion announced today. Also added to the card were fan favorites Joachim "Hellboy" Hansen and Hideo Tokoro.
HDNet Fights CEO Andrew Simon has confirmed that 41-year-old Kazushi Sakuraba will meet 29-year-old Jason "Mayhem" Miller at Dream 16 in Nagoya, Japan, on September 25.
Last Saturday (10), the fifteenth edition of Dream heated the city of Saitama, in Japan, and the three highlights were the three wins of Gesias Cavalcante, defeating Katsunori Kikuno by split decision, and Shinya Aoki and Gerard Mousasi submissions.
"I feel good [about the fight]... I really wanted to fight really aggressive. I wanted to fight like Mike Tyson a little bit, but I never got the chance. But a win is a win." - Gegard Mousasi post-Dream 15 More post-fight interviews on Dream's YouTube channel.
Bloody Elbow brings you complete live coverage of Dream 15 in Saitama, Japan, including the anticipated lightweight clash between Shinya Aoki and Tatsuya Kawajiri.
All fighters but one made weight for Saturday's "Dream 15" cardin Tokyo, which features a lightweight title bout between champion Shinya Aoki and challenger Tatsuya "Crusher" Kawajiri.