It unfortunately has become rare for DREAM pre-fight weigh-ins to run smoothly and the formalities for Saturday's DREAM Bantamweight Japan
Tournament Final, to be held at the Ariake Colisuem, proved to be no exception.Drew Fickett
, who is set to square off with recent Strikeforce
and DREAM lightweight title contender Tatsuya Kawajiri
, came in 2.2 lbs overweight while Tetsuya Mizuno and Bantamweight GP finalist Masakazu Imanari
were late to arrive.
Mizuno and Imanari were cleared to fight after eventually making weight while Fickett, who was unavailable for comment, has one hour to make the cut to 154 lbs.UPDATE: Fickett made the cut to 70 kg (154.3 lbs) and has been cleared to fight Kawajiri.
Full weigh-in results for the DREAM Bantamweight Japan Tournament Final are after the break. DREAM - Fight For Japan: 2011 Bantamweight Japan Tournament Final Weigh-in Results
July 16 from Ariake Coliseum, Tokyo, JapanDREAM Featherweight ChampionshipHiroyuki Takaya
(65 kg/ 143.3 lbs) vs. Kazuyuki Miyata
(65 kg/ 143.3 lbs)Bantamweight Japan Tournament Final
Masakazu Imanari (61 kg/ 134.5 lbs) vs. Hideo Tokoro
(60.8 kg/ 134.0 lbs)DREAM Light Heavyweight Championship Gegard Mousasi
(93 kg/ 205.0 lbs) vs. Hiroshi Izumi
(92.7 kg/ 204.4 lbs)
Tatsuya Kawajiri (70 kg/ 154.3 lbs) vs. Drew Fickett (71 kg / 156.5 lbs OVER WEIGHT. Made 70 kg/ 154.3 lbs one hour later.
Marius Zaromskis (78.8kg/ 173.7 lbs) vs. Eiji Ishikawa (79 kg/ 174.2 lbs)
Keisuke Fujiwara (61 kg/ 134.5 lbs) vs. Kenji Osawa (60.6 kg/ 133.6 lbs)
Tatsuya Mizuno (92 kg/ 202.8 lbs) vs. Trevor Prangley (93 kg/ 205.0 lbs)
Eiji Mitsuoka (69.7/ 153.6 lbs) vs. Bruno Carvalho (70 kg/ 154.3 lbs)