As the Grand Prix battles heat up in Japan, K-1 has announced the fight card and tournament pairings for their September 7th Middleweight Grand Prix.
The Grand Prix started on the July 6th card earlier this summer. September 7th will host the quarter-final and semi-final rounds, with the finals taking place on K-1′s huge New Year’s Eve extravaganza.
The semi-final round, barring injuries, will feature the winner of the Sudo/Miyata bout vs. the winner of the Morkevicius/Takaya bout and the winner of the Gracie/Yamamoto bout vs. the winner of the Uno/Tokoro bout.
Middleweight Grand Prix Pairings:
Kazuyuki Miyata vs. Genki Sudo
Remigijus Morkevicius vs. Hiroyuki Takaya
Royler Gracie vs. Kid Yamamoto
Caol Uno vs. Hideo Tokoro
Koetutsu Boku vs. Hermes Franca
Sam Greco vs. Shungo Oyama
Akira Kikuchi vs. Kiuma Kunioku
Yoshihiro Nakao vs. Fae Falamoe