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Andre Galvao In DREAM GP?!

In an exclusive interview with Tatame, Andre Galvao reveals that it is 90% certain that he will participate in the DREAM Welterweight GP which starts in April. Galvao won gold in the Medium Heavyweight division and bronze in the Absolute divison in the BJJ Worlds 2008. He made his MMA debut last year against veteran Jeremiah Metcalf. Galvao won via armbar in the second round after a tough fight. He then defeated Mikey Gomez, again via armbar, in December of 2008.

  1. Whooommm
    February 11, 2009 at 1:21 am

    Interested in seeing who DREAM can pool together for the welterweight tournament. So far it seems like Sakurai, K-Taro (maybe), Aoki (maybe), and the winner of the DEEP championship match.

    It’s a bummer that Diaz won’t be around now. It seems like welterweight is a thin devision.

  2. Rene Levesque
    February 11, 2009 at 6:42 pm

    I thought Nick’s contract allowed him to fight in Japan. Is he doing another show at the same time?

    Anybody care to venture who might drop from middleweight to fight in the WW GP?

  3. Wo
    February 11, 2009 at 8:07 pm

    Diaz is fighting Frank Shamrock at an April Strikeforce event.

    I’d like to see Zelg Galesic cut to welterweight…I think he could make it.

  4. February 11, 2009 at 9:33 pm

    wonder if Shields can still be lend out from Strikeforce

  5. February 11, 2009 at 9:37 pm

    Paul Gauthier, Marcello Garcia, Andre Galvao, Hayato Sakurai, Shinya Aoki, Monma/Ikemoto, Hironaka, hopefully Diaz or Shields are some names which I wouldn’t be surprised to see participate.

  6. jamestoney
    March 8, 2009 at 1:11 pm

    andre galvao is da best…aint no one better than him in jiujitsu…but for mma…dude…i really hope it goes well for him…but i dont think he will do too good….but anyways he is our hometown hero and we love him…hope he does well!

  7. April 2, 2009 at 8:07 pm

    I just want to say I’m a fan of Andre Galvao… He will do good in this event!
    Check some of his fights in this bjj blog, it has some nice videos of 2008 world jiu jitsu championship.

    thanks a lot and go galvao!

  1. February 12, 2009 at 9:55 am

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