MMAWeekly’s Scott Petersen reports from Japan that Joachim Hansen could be out of the Bushido Grand Prix for Shooto’s super card.
Shooto currently has a show scheduled for August 20th as they are trying to stack their summer show. Right now the promotion is in negotiations to have Hansen come back to Shooto to face Akira Kikuchi. Here’s the proposed lineup in Japan.
SHOOTO CARD AUGUST 20th
Gilbert Melendez (Cesar Gracie Academy, USA) -vs- Rumina Sato (K’z Factory, Japan)
Mitsuhiro Ishida (Team TOPS, Japan) -vs- Takashi Nakakura (Shooto Gym Osaka, Japan)
(Lightweight Rookie Tourney Semifinal) Kyotaro Nakao (Shooto Gym Yokohama, Japan) -vs- Hiroshi Nishioka (Paraestra Matsudo, Japan)
Hayato “Mach” Sakurai (Mach Dojo, Japan) -vs- Akira Kikuchi (Killer Bee, Japan)
Joachim Hansen (Team Scandinavia, Norway) -vs- Kotetsu Boku (Killer Bee, Japan)