Earlier today MMAWeekly.com broke the story about Cabbage fighting Gary Goodridge for the upcoming ROTR/K-1 show in beautiful Hawaii. MMAWeekly has learned the eight man tournament that is being proposed for the upcoming show as well. Here is the projected breakdown exclusively on MMAWeekly.com.
BJ Penn vs Renzo Gracie
Akebono 6’8 – 464 vs Hong Man Choi 7’2 – 364
Musashi vs TBA
K-1 Eight Man Tournament projected by MMAWeekly.com
- Butterbean vs Marcus Brewster
- Scott Junk vs Michael McDonald
- Cabbage vs Gary Goodridge
- Yusuke Fujimoto vs Carter Williams
The main event will be Hawaii’s very own legend BJ Penn vs the man from the first family of MMA in Renzo Gracie. The two largest men to ever fight in Hawaii also takes place as 6″8 Sumo legend Akebono will face off against 7’2 Hong Man Choi, in addition to the proposed eight man tournament.