by MMAWeekly.com Staff
World Victory Road on Tuesday confirmed the bout order for its Aug. 24 Sengoku 4 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The fight card is headlined by a bout between Takanori Gomi and Bang Seung Hwan, followed by Makoto Takimoto vs. Frank Trigg.
WVR also confirmed Yuki Sasaki as a participant of the Middleweight GP Series and Xande Ribeiro, Roger Gracie, and Jorge Masvidal as participants of Sengoku 5 on Sept. 28 at National Yoyogi Stadium in Tokyo.
Other participants already announced for the middleweight tournament include Kazuhiro Nakamura, Jorge Santiago, Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos, and Siyar Bahadurzada.
-August 24, 2008
-Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan
-Takanori Gomi vs. Bang Seung Hwan [Lightweight]
-Makoto Takimoto vs. Frank Trigg [Middleweight]
-Satoru Kitaoka vs. Clay French [Lightweight GP Series 2008 1st Round]
-Eiji Mitsuoka vs. Rodrigo Damm [Lightweight GP Series 2008 1st Round]
-Kazunori Yokota vs. Bojan Kosednar [Lightweight GP Series 2008 1st Round]
-Mizuto Hirota vs. Ryan Schultz [Lightweight GP Series 2008 1st Round]
-Pawel Nastula vs. Yang Dong Yi
-Peter Graham vs. Moise Rimbon [Heavyweight]
-Takahashi Kazuo vs. Valentijn Overeem [Heavyweight]
-September 28th, 2008
-Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan
-Alexandre “Xande” Ribeiro
Middle GP Series 2008 1st Round participants:
-Evangelista “Cyborg” Santos