DREAM 18 Weigh-in Results
Japanese MMA organization DREAM has confirmed the weigh-in results for DREAM 18. The event is set to go down tomorrow, December 31 at the Saitama Super Arena in Tokyo, Japan. The event is part of a New Year’s eve double-header mega-fight card at the Saitama Super Arena. The event will be shown live on GloryWorldSeries.com and get a tape delayed broadcast on the CBS Sports Network in the US. The weigh-ins for DREAM 18 were held at the Sunroute Plaza Hotel in Tokyo, Japan. Both main event fighters Shinya Aoki and Antonio McKee made weight on their first attempts.
Here are the full weigh-in results:
Featherweight match: Tatsuya Kawajiri (65 kilos/143lbs) vs. Michihiro Omigawa (64.8/143lbs)
Featherweight match: Hiroyuki! Takaya (65 kilos/143 lbs) vs. Georgi Karakhanyan (65 kilos/143 lbs)
Lightweight match: Shinya Aoki (70 kilos/154.3 lbs) vs. Antonio McKee (69.5kg/154.3 lbs)
Bantamweight match: Bibiano Fernandes (62.8 kilos/ 138.4 lbs) vs. Yoshiro Maeda (62.1 kilos / 136. 9lbs)
Middleweight match: Melvin Manhoef (83.6 kilos/184.3 lbs) vs. Denis Kang (84 kilos /185.1 lbs kilos on second attempt)
Welterweight fight: Hayato ‘Mach’ Sakurai (76.5 kilos/168.6 lbs) vs. Phil Baroni (76.1 kilos/167.7 lbs)
Catchweight Female Fight: Marloes Coenen (66 kilos/145 lbs) vs. Fiona Muxlow (65.7 kilos/144.8 kilos)
Lightweight match: Satoru Kitaoka (70 kilos/154.3 lbs) vs. Will Brooks (70 kilos/154.3 lbs on third attempt)
The CBS Sports Network broadcast for DREAM 18 will begin at 10PM ET/7PM PT on Tuesday, January 1.