Results for: Izumi in news

  • 2 years ago
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In this week's edition of HDNet Fights Video Vault, we look back at a July "Dream: Japan GP Final" bout between Gegard Mousasi and Hiroshi Izumi. For Mousasi, it was his first attempt at defending his DREAM light-heavyweight title. The fight was a featured attraction at a summer event that concluded the organization's Japanese bantamweight grand prix. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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DREAM.17 is slated for July 16 at Ariake Coliseum in Tokyo, official recently announced. The event features a championship doubleheader with light-heavyweight champ Gegard Mousasi vs. Hiroshi Izumi and featherweight titleholder Hiroyuki Takaya vs. Kazuyuki Miyata. The organization's Japan bantamweight tournament also concludes at the show. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Four additional bouts today were announced for the Dec. 31 DREAM "Dynamite!! 2010" event. DREAM Super Hulk tourney winner Ikuhisa "Minowaman" Minowa meets Sengoku fighter Hiroshi Izumi, and featherweight Hideo Tokoro meets former boxer and K-1 vet Kazuhisa Watanabe. Additionally, notable Gegard Mousasi takes on Kyotaro Fujimoto in a K-1 rules bout. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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TOKYO -- Hiroshi Izumi, a 2004 Olympic silver medalist in judo, defeated former Cage Rage light heavyweight champion James Zikic by split decision in a tense three-round main event at Sengoku Raiden Championship 15 on Saturday at Ryogoku Kokugikan read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Another non-tournament bout has been added to next month's tourney-heavy Sengoku Raiden Championship 15 event. World Victory Road officials today announced Olympic medalist Hiroshi Izumi meets fellow light heavyweight James Zikic at the event. Sengoku Raiden Championship 15 takes place Oct. 30 at Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo and airs via HDNet in North America. read news >>

  • 4 years ago
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Any hopes World Victory Road had that Olympian Hiroshi Izumi would make an immediate impact in the MMA world were dashed today when the Judo standout suffered a first-round TKO loss to fellow MMA newcomer Antz Nansen. read news >>

  • 5 years ago
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The Japanese-based World Victory Road organization today announced the signing of Olympic silver medalist Hiroshi Izumi to its Sengoku event series. read news >>