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'Dynamite 2008!!' will not be available live in the US

The 19-fight "Dynamite!! 2008" card will not be available live in North America.

It appeared the event would be carried via a live stream on Eventmagic.tv, but that's not the case, Mike Kogan of FEG USA told MMAFighting.com today.

"So unfortunately as of right now, there is no preferred way to watch this event at all," Kogan said.

Eventmagic.tv, which describes itself as an "Online World Entertainment Channel," will instead provide a stream of the event beginning Jan. 6 for $29.95. The company was unable to acquire a satellite in time to connect the live feed from Japan.

Kogan told MMAFighting.com that FEG was working with HDNet to bring "Dynamite!!" to US fans through HDNet Fights, but by the time they were ready to make the deal, programming deadlines were missed.

"FieLDS Dynamite!! 2008," which takes place New Year's Eve at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, features a total of nineteen scheduled bouts, twelve under DREAM mixed martial arts rules and seven under K-1 kickboxing rules.

  1. Daizo Sasaki vs. Taishi Hiratsuka (K-1 Koshien/Reserve)
  2. Ikuhisa "Minowaman" Minowa vs. Errol Zimmerman (DREAM)
  3. Ryuya Kusakabe vs. Koya Urabe (K-1 Koshien/Semifinal)
  4. Hiroya vs. Shota Shimada (K-1 Koshien/Semifinal)
  5. Yoshihiro Sato vs. Artur Kyshenko (K-1)
  6. Hideo Tokoro vs. Daisuke Nakamura (DREAM)
  7. Yukio Sakaguchi vs. Andy Ologun (DREAM)
  8. Winner or Hiroya-Shimada vs. Kusakabe-Urabe (K-1 Koshien/Final)
  9. Bob Sapp vs. Kinnikumantaro (DREAM)
  10. Semmy Schilt vs. Mighty Mo (DREAM)
  11. Hayato "Mach" Sakurai vs. Katsuyori Shibata (DREAM)
  12. Kozo Takeda vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri (K-1)
  13. Badr Hari vs. Alistair Overeem (K-1)
  14. Mirko "Cro Cop" vs. Hong Man Choi (DREAM)
  15. Musashi vs. Gegard Mousasi (K-1)
  16. Jerome Le Banner vs. Mark Hunt (DREAM)
  17. Shinya Aoki vs. Eddie Alvarez (DREAM)
  18. Joachim Hansen vs. J.Z. Calvan (DREAM)
  19. Kazushi Sakuraba vs. Kiyoshi Tamura (DREAM)