DREAM.14 – Sakuraba’s 6th time to face a fighter from the Gracie family, plus more

Two additional fights for the DREAM.14 event on May 29th were announced at the Laughter7 gym in Tokyo, Japan.

Kazushi Sakuraba and Ralek Gracie was made official and will be an 88kg catchweight. This will be Sakuraba’s sixth time to face a fighter from the Gracie family.

Yoshiro Maeda, who suffered a brutal KO loss at the hands of Cole Escovedo at DREAM.13, will make a quick return to take on fellow WEC veteran Kenji Osawa.

DREAM EP Sasahara revealed that there will be 2-3 more Featherweight and Lightweight fights that will complete the card.

It was also announced that Norifumi “KID” Yamamoto will participate. Negotiations are in place for an opponent and an announcement will come shortly.

DREAM.14 (May 29th, 2010)
Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan

88kg Fight:
Kazushi Sakuraba vs. Ralek Gracie

Welterweight Fight:
Nick Diaz vs. Hayato “Mach” Sakurai

Featherweight Fights:
Hiroyuki Takaya vs. Joachim Hansen
Hideo Tokoro vs. Akiyo “Wicky” Nishiura
Kazuyuki Miyata vs. Takafumi Otsuka
Yoshiro Maeda vs. Kenji Osawa

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