Dream 10 fight card takes shape, Aoki lands surprise challenger
Dream on Tuesday announced a handful of fighters confirmed for Dream 10, scheduled for July 20 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The event features the completion the promotion's Welterweight Grand Prix, which kicked off at Dream 8 in April.
The event's main card will not feature a rematch between
Aoki's welterweight tournament dreams ended when
Ribeiro is on the rise again after a 2007 TKO loss to Calvancante -- just his second in 22 fights -- took him from competition for a year and a half. At Dream 8, the submission ace rebounded with a TKO win over
Though unconfirmed by Dream, Hansen may face the winner of Aoki vs. Ribeiro.
In middleweight action, former WEC middleweight champion
Once considered the world's top middleweight, Filho fell from grace with two abysmal performances against
Dream lightweight and former Chute Boxe standout