The DREAM.8 weigh-ins took place earlier today in Japan.
Riki Fukuda will step in to replace an injured Dong Sik Yoon against Murilo ‘Ninja’ Rua.
The weigh-in results (via MMA Junkie):
- Shinya Aoki (73.5 kg/161.7 lbs.) vs. Hayato “Mach” Sakurai (75.9 kg/ 167 lbs.)
- Jason High (75.9 kg/167 lbs.) vs. Yuya Shirai (75.7 kg/166.5 lbs.)
- Seichi Ikemoto (75.7 kg/166.5 lbs.) vs. Marius Zaromskis (75.5 kg/166.1 lbs.)
- John Alessio (76 kg/167.2 lbs.) vs. Andre Galvao (76 kg/167.2 lbs.)
- Daiki “DJ.taiki” Hata (63 kg/138.6 lbs.) vs. Hideo Tokoro (62.3 kg/137.1 lbs.)
- Sergei Kharitonov (116.5 kg/256.3 lbs.) vs. Jeff Monson (110 kg/242 lbs.)
- Riki Fukuda (88.8 kg/195.4 lbs.) vs. Murilo “Ninja” Rua (88 kg/193.6 lbs.)
- Katsuhiko Nagata (70 kg/154 lbs.) vs. Vitor “Shaolin” Ribeiro (69.7 kg/153.3 lbs.)
- Andrews Nakahara (85 kg/187 lbs.) vs. Shungo Oyama (85.7 kg/188.5 lbs.)
- Ikuhisa “Minowaman” Minowa (87 kg/191.4 lbs.) vs. Katsuyori Shibata (86.2 kg/189.6 lbs.)
DREAM.8 will take place tomorrow, April 5, at the Nippon Gaishi Hall in Nagoya, Japan and will air via tape-delay on HDNet on April 10.