The Sengoku Ninth Battle weigh-ins took place earlier today in Japan.
All fighters made weight.
- Champ Satoru Kitaoka (69.9 kg/153.8 lbs.) vs. Mizuto Hirota (70 kg/154 lbs.) (for Sengoku lightweight title)
- Kazuo Misaki (83 kg/182.6 lbs.) vs. Kazuhiro Nakamura (83 kg/182.6 lbs.)
- Kazuyuki Fujita (112.5 kg/247.5 lbs.) vs. Blagoy Alexandre Ivanov (110 kg/242 lbs.)
- Dan Hornbuckle (75.3 kg/165.7 lbs.) vs. Akihiro Gono (76 kg/167.2 lbs.)
- Clay French (70 kg/154.1 lbs.) vs. Eiji Mitsuoka (70.1 kg/154.3 lbs.)
- Choi Mu Bae (109.4 kg/240.7 lbs.) vs. Yoshihiro Nakao (100.3 kg/220.7 lbs.)
- Matt Jaggers (64.6 kg/142.1 lbs.) vs. Chan Sung Jung (64.8 kg/142.6 lbs.)+
- Michihiro Omigawa (64.9 kg/142.8 lbs.) vs. Marlon Sandro (64.7 kg/142.3 lbs.)*
- Hatsu Hioki (65 kg/143 lbs.) vs. Masanoru Kanehara (65 kg/143 lbs.)*
- Koji Ando (69.9 kg/153.7 lbs.) vs. Ikuo Usuda (70.1 kg/154.3 lbs.)
- Toru Harai (65.1 kg/143.3 lbs.) vs. Shigeki Osawa (65.1 kg/143.3 lbs.)
Nightmare of Battle has a preview of the event.
Sengoku Ninth Battle will take place later tonight (early Sunday morning) at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan and will air via tape delay August 7 on HDNet at 10PM ET.