Shinya Aoki Tag

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One FC 6 Includes a Slew of Evolve MMA Figh...

Sep 04, 2012Comments off2015 Views

Evolve MMA, home of former Dream champion Shinya Aoki, has become a strong force at One FC events and that won't change with a large

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Shinya Aoki Making Promotional Debut at One...

Aug 29, 2012Comments off757 Views

Shinya Aoki will make his debut at One FC 6 in Singapore in October, not at this weekend's One FC 5 as initially planned.

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Shinya Aoki Pulls Double Duty Headlining ON...

Aug 15, 2012Comments off844 Views

Former DREAM lightweight champion Shinya Aoki will be pulling double duty for ONE FC over the next few months.

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Shinya Aoki Would Love 3rd Fight with Eddie...

Jul 26, 2012Comments off659 Views

Shinya Aoki hopes to get a rubber match with Eddie Alvarez to finish their series of fights, but is now focused on his ONE FC

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Shinya Aoki, Bibiano Fernandes Added to One...

Jun 27, 2012Comments off1149 Views

As One FC has continued their expansion in Asia, they have signed two major mainstays of the Japanese fight scene with both expected to debut

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Bellator 66 TV Ratings Nose Dive; Move to S...

Apr 24, 2012Comments off592 Views

Bellator's Season 6 has suffered a rough roller coaster ride on MTV2, with Friday's Bellator 66 dipping down towards the season low.

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Bellator 66: Alvarez vs. Aoki II Fight High...

Apr 23, 2012Comments off612 Views

Check out a highlight recap of Friday night's Bellator 66: Alvarez vs. Aoki from Cleveland, Ohio.

Bellator 66 Results: Eddie Alvarez Exacts H...

Apr 21, 2012Comments off1653 Views

The rematch more than three years in the making finally culminated as former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez and current Dream lightweight champion Shinya Aoki

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Eddie Alvarez vs. Shinya Aoki II Set for Be...

Mar 01, 2012Comments off655 Views

Bellator is no longer trying to put together a rematch between its former lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez and Dream lightweight champion Shinya Aoki. It’s now

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Eddie Alvarez Plans to Prove His Worth Agai...

Feb 07, 2012Comments off847 Views

Eddie Alvarez sees his upcoming rematch with Shinya Aoki as an opportunity to prove that he still belongs among the lightweight elite.

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Shinya Aoki Not Satisfied With Win, Plans R...

Jan 02, 2012Comments off928 Views

Despite a dominant performance, Shinya Aoki didn't finish Satoru Kitaoka at Dream's New Year's Eve show, so he's not completely satisfied, but he's already plotting

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Dream Results: Fedor KO’s Ishii, Aoki...

Dec 31, 2011Comments off1018 Views

With a show clocking more than 9 hours, Dream closed out 2011 with Fedor Emelianenko capping the night off by demolishing Satoshi Ishii, while Shiny

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Shinya Aoki Didn’t Want to Fight Frie...

Dec 29, 2011Comments off699 Views

Shinya Aoki wasn't excited to hear Satoru Kitaoka's name as his opponent for New Year's Eve in Dream, but it's just business and he'll go

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Dream New Year’s Eve 2011 Fight Card ...

Nov 23, 2011Comments off654 Views

Dream New Year's Eve 2011 fight card rumors for December 31, 2011, at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.

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Aoki vs. Kitaoka Agreed for Dream NYE

Nov 23, 2011Comments off810 Views

Dream lightweight champion Shinya Aoki has agreed to put his title on the line against former Sengoku champ Satoru Kitaoka on New Year's Eve.

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Bellator Targets February for Alvarez vs. A...

Nov 04, 2011Comments off620 Views

If Eddie Alvarez can get past Mike Chandler, he might get the chance to avenge his last loss against Shinya Aoki as soon as February.

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HDNet’s Michael Schiavello Takes Stoc...

Oct 16, 2011Comments off955 Views

HDNet's Michael Schiavello takes a look at the state of the Japanese fight promotion Dream, and says that the annual New Year's Eve extravaganza, Dynamite,

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Shinya Aoki Confirms Fight with Eddie Alvar...

Sep 28, 2011Comments off1278 Views

Shinya Aoki talks exclusively with MMAWeekly.com about his next fight, his rematch with Eddie Alvarez and why he's not fighting in the UFC right now.

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Dream 17 Results: Aoki Makes Quick Work of ...

Sep 24, 2011Comments off506 Views

Shinya Aoki made quick work of former WEC champion Rob McCullough while the Dream Bantamweight Grand Prix kicked off in Japan.

Bantamweight Pairings Announced for Grand P...

Aug 05, 2011Comments off747 Views

The fight card for Dream 17, which features the opening round of Dream’s World Bantamweight Grand Prix, is quickly taking shape.

Dream 17 Adds Shinya Aoki vs. Razor Rob McC...

Jul 29, 2011Comments off942 Views

Dream has added two new fights to the upcoming Dream 17 card in September including lightweight champion Shinya Aoki taking on former WEC champion 'Razor'

Dream’s Japan Bantamweight Grand Prix...

May 29, 2011Comments off670 Views

Masakazu Imanari and Hideo Tokoro fought through two fights apiece to make it to Dream's Japan Bantamweight Grand Prix final on July 16, and Shinya

Rich Clementi Becomes the Latest Fighter To...

May 18, 2011Comments off947 Views

In the past few weeks Shinya Aoki has had possibly the most opponent changes in fight history. And now it's happened again.

Antonio McKee Out of Fight Against Shinya A...

May 16, 2011Comments off519 Views

Less than two days after Dream announced that former UFC and MFC fighter Antonio McKee had signed on to face Aoki in Japan, he's out.

Dream Fight for Japan Fight Card Rumors

May 15, 2011Comments off782 Views

Dream "Fight for Japan," featuring the Japan Bantamweight Grand Prix, rumored fight card for May 29, 2011, in Saitama, Japan.

Shinya Aoki vs. Antonio McKee Finally Signe...

May 15, 2011Comments off577 Views

The revolving door of opponents for Shinya Aoki for the upcoming Dream 'Fight for Japan' show has finally stopped swinging. Antonio McKee is the

Jamie Varner Has Not Signed to Face Shinya ...

May 08, 2011Comments off790 Views

Despite reports stating that Shinya Aoki vs. Jamie Varner is a done deal for Dream's May 29 event in Japan, the fight is anything but

Shinya Aoki Will Fight at Dream 17; McKee a...

May 06, 2011Comments off1513 Views

A proposed fight between Shinya Aoki and Willamy Freire appears to be off for Dream’s “Fight for Japan” event on May 29. The Dream lightweight

Shinya Aoki Draws Willamy “Chiquerim&...

Apr 25, 2011Comments off1177 Views

Shinya Aoki has his opponent for the upcoming Dream 17 show in Japan as he will face former UFC lightweight Willamy "Chiquerim" Freire on the

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Strikeforce Diaz vs. Daley Fighter Salaries...

Apr 13, 2011Comments off1351 Views

Nick Diaz topped the payouts for the Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley fighter salaries, but he was just one of three fighters that made $150,000 or