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– AOKI CRUSHES KAWAJIRI AT DREAM 15

Jul 10, 2010Comments off191 Views

The last time Shinya Aoki fought it was an emotional night for the Dream lightweight champion losing a one-sided decision to Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez.

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– AOKI VS. KAWAJIRI OFFICIAL FOR DREA...

May 29, 2010Comments off158 Views

Shinya Aoki's trip to the United States didn't go very well as the Dream lightweight champion was dominated by Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, but he

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– VIDEO: GILBERT MELENDEZ AFTER DEFEA...

Apr 18, 2010Comments off106 Views

Gilbert Melendez talks with MMAWeekly.com following his win over Dream champion Shinya Aoki in Nashville...

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– MELENDEZ SPRAWLS AND BRAWLS TO WIN ...

Apr 17, 2010Comments off197 Views

Gilbert Melendez defended his belt and his promotion's honor in fending off the submission wizardry of Shinya Aoki on Saturday night, proving he's one of

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– GILBERT MELENDEZ VERSION 2.0 READY ...

Apr 12, 2010Comments off145 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez talks about what he did to re-invent himself as a fighter, and the challenge ahead in facing Shinya Aoki...

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– MELENDEZ-AOKI COULD TRIGGER REMATCH...

Apr 07, 2010Comments off140 Views

As Strikeforce and Dream continue their partnership in 2010, all signs are pointing to Gilbert Melendez having to travel to Japan for an immediate rematch

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– NO WORRIES AS AOKI STEPS IN CAGE WI...

Mar 17, 2010Comments off110 Views

Dream lightweight champion Shinya Aoki spoke to MMAWeekly.com about his upcoming match-up against Gilbert Melendez. He steps out of the comfort zone and into the

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– MELENDEZ VS AOKI HEADED FOR APRIL S...

Mar 01, 2010Comments off224 Views

Gilbert Melendez will get his wish and face Shinya Aoki on CBS. The Strikeforce lightweight champion will return to action in April to face the

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– AOKI’S ARM BREAKING FIGHT; WV...

Jan 07, 2010Comments off205 Views

Dream lightweight champion Shinya Aoki broke Sengoku champion Mizuto Hirota at Dynamite!! on New Year's Eve then proceeded to rub it in his face. Sengoku

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– IN A FIRESTORM, AOKI NOT CONDEMNED ...

Jan 03, 2010Comments off187 Views

After breaking his opponents arm and flipping out on him, quite literally, post-fight, Shinya Aoki is in the midst of a firestorm of controversy, but

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– AOKI’S ANTICS MAR EXCITING NI...

Dec 31, 2009Comments off232 Views

Dynamite!! provided an exciting year ending night of fights in Japan. Too bad Shinya Aoki had to do his best to tarnish the event...

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– AOKI & KAWAJIRI DRAW SEPARATE ...

Dec 23, 2009Comments off169 Views

Shinya Aoki and Tatsuya Kawajiri will face separate opponents on the upcoming DREAM vs. Sengoku event at K-1 Dynamite! 2009....

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– AOKI MAY FIGHT IN STRIKEFORCE AS SO...

Dec 08, 2009Comments off188 Views

Shinya Aoki could make his Strikeforce debut in March, according to the San Jose, Calif.-based promotion's CEO, Scott Coker...

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– AOKI SUBS HANSEN TO BECOME DREAM CH...

Oct 06, 2009Comments off203 Views

Shinya Aoki battled through a tough bout to submit Joachim Hansen and capture the Dream lightweight championship on Tuesday...

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Dream 11 Pre-Fight Interviews: Hansen, Aoki...

Oct 05, 2009Comments off226 Views

The MMAWeekly.com MMA Insider Blog provides some of the interesting information and media about your favorite fighters from the UFC, WEC, Strikeforce, Dream, and other

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– HELLBOY READY FOR AOKI, WELCOMES AL...

Oct 05, 2009Comments off118 Views

Joachim "Hellboy" Hansen tells MMAWeekly.com that he couldn't be more prepared for Dream 11 and Shinya Aoki, but still welcomes a fight with Eddie Alvarez...

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– DREAM 11 PREVIEW: JOACHIM HANSEN VS...

Oct 04, 2009Comments off256 Views

MMAWeekly.com's Ricardo Mendoza breaks down Dream 11, which features lightweight champion Joachim Hansen defending his belt against Shinya Aoki...

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– ZAROMSKIS DREAM CHAMP; AOKI DEFEATS...

Jul 20, 2009Comments off150 Views

In front of an estimated 20,000 fans at the Saitama Super Arena, Marius Zaromskis became the DREAM welterweight champion with a TKO of highly favored

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– AOKI VS. HANSEN 3 SET FOR DREAM 11

Jul 20, 2009Comments off241 Views

Shinya Aoki will get a shot at the lightweight title and his rubber match with Joachim Hansen at DREAM 11 on Oct. 6...

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– AOKI, RIBEIRO, FILHO, MANHOEF ON DR...

May 26, 2009Comments off196 Views

Dream on Tuesday announced several new fighters for Dream 10 on July 20, featuring the finals of the promotion's Welterweight Grand Prix...

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– SAKURAI ROCKS AOKI AT DREAM 8

Apr 05, 2009Comments off285 Views

Hayato "Mach" Sakurai rocked No. 1 ranked lightweight Shinya Aoki at Dream 8 in Japan on Sunday...

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Aoki vs Sakurai To Head Dream Welterweights

Mar 13, 2009Comments off697 Views

Dream appears ready to kick off its first Welterweight Grand Prix in a big way, pitting No. 1 ranked lightweight Shinya Aoki against former Top

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– AOKI, SAKURAI ENTER DREAM GRAND PRI...

Feb 12, 2009Comments off160 Views

Dream on Thursday announced that the current top lightweight in the world, Shinya Aoki, will compete in the promotion's Welterweight Grand Prix, which begins on

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– HANSEN A SCRATCH; AOKI QUICK SUBS A...

Dec 31, 2008Comments off291 Views

Joachim Hansen was a last minute scratch from his bout against Gesias "JZ" Calvancante at Dynamite!! 2008. Shinya Aoki, however, made quick work of Eddie

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– NO DREAM TITLE, ALVAREZ IS OK WITH ...

Dec 17, 2008Comments off187 Views

Despite being promised the first shot at the Dream lightweight title, Eddie Alvarez isn't the least bit upset to get the finale fight he was

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– DREAM MAKES ALVAREZ VS. AOKI OFFICI...

Dec 11, 2008Comments off197 Views

Dream on Thursday announced two more bouts for the FEG FieLDS Dynamite!! event scheduled for New Year's Eve, including Eddie Alvarez vs. Shinya Aoki...

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– SHIELDS READY FOR DALEY, SAYS AOKI ...

Aug 21, 2008Comments off309 Views

EliteXC welterweight champion Jake Shields talks about his upcoming fight with Paul Daley, the proposed Matt Lindland fight, and how Shinya Aoki doesn't want to

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– AOKI TALKS TOURNAMENT FORMAT

Jul 26, 2008Comments off237 Views

Shinya Aoki discusses his loss to Joachim Hansen in the finals of the Dream Lightweight Grand Prix and

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– AOKI STILL IN TOURNEY, WILL FIGHT A...

May 05, 2008Comments off133 Views

Shinya Aoki, who earned his spot in the second round of the DREAM Lightweight Grand Prix with a recent victory over Gesias "J.Z." Calvancante, will

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– AOKI’S DREAM SQUASHED, JZ STE...

Apr 30, 2008Comments off181 Views

One day after scoring an important decision victory over Gesias "JZ" Calvancante, Shinya Aoki had his dream squashed due to an injury ...