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Fight Order Announced! Roger Gracie Returns At SENGOKU V

The fight order for SENGOKU V has been announced. In the main event Takanori Gomi will face Bang Seung Hwan and in the semi main event Makoto Takimoto will take on Frank Trigg.

Update: WVR are currently negotiating with a Beijing gold medalist.

Update #2: Yuki Kondo will probably participate in the GP if he doesn’t sustain any injuries in his Pancrase fight on August 27th.

Date: August 24th, 2008
Place: Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan

Lightweight Fight:
9. Takanori Gomi vs. Bang Seung Hwan

Middleweight Fight:
8. Frank Trigg vs. Makoto Takimoto

Lightweight GP Series 2008 1st Round:
7. Satoru Kitaoka vs. Clay French
6. Eiji Mitsuoka vs. Rodrigo Damm
5. Kazunori Yokota vs. Bojan Kosednar
4. Mizuto Hirota vs. Ryan Schultz

Heavyweight Fights:
3. Pawel Nastula vs. Yang Dong Yi
2. Peter Graham vs. Moise Rimbon
1. Kazuo Takahashi vs. Valentijn Overeem

Also announced was Yuki Sasaki as a participant of the Middleweight GP and Roger Gracie, Xande Ribeiro, and Jorge Masvidal as participants of the event.

Date: September 28th, 2008
Place: National Yoyogi Stadium in Tokyo, Japan

Middleweight GP Series 2008 1st Round:
Kazuhiro Nakamura
Evangelista Cyborg
Jorge Santiago
Siyar Bahadurzada
Yuki Sasaki

Xande Ribeiro
Roger Gracie
Jorge Masvidal

Possible Participants:
Yuki Kondo
Ryo Kawamura

  1. Jerry
    August 19, 2008 at 1:36 pm

    Masvidal is a lightweight…is he being added to the Lightweight Tournament?

  2. August 19, 2008 at 2:18 pm

    The lightweigth tournament is only 8-man, so no. Maybe in a reserve fight.

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