Each day, The MMA Corner will provide a recap of event results, weigh-in results, suspensions, and salaries from throughout the world of MMA

DREAM: Japan GP Final Results

Hiroyuki Takaya and Gegard Mousasi both successfully defended their titles at the DREAM: Japan GP Final.

The event took place at Tokyo’s Ariake Coliseum and featured the finale of the bantamweight grand prix.


Champ Hiroyuki Takaya def. Kazuyuki Miyata by split decision (featherweight title)

Hideo Tokoro def. Masakazu Imanari by unanimous decision (Japan bantamweight-tourney finale)

Champ Gegard Mousasi def. Hiroshi Izumi by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 3:28 (light-heavyweight title)

Tatsuya Kawajiri def. Drew Fickett by TKO (strikes). Round 1, 4:41

Kenji Osawa def. Keisuke Fujiwara by unanimous decision (Japan bantamweight-tourney third-place fight)

Tatsuya Mizuno def. Trevor Prangley by KO (knee strike). Round 1, 4:41

Marius Zaromskis def. Eiji Ishikawa by unanimous decision

Eiji Mitsuoka def. Bruno Carvalho by unanimous decision

SOURCE: Sherdog

Shark Fights 17 Results

Jake Rosholt took a step back toward the UFC by taking a decision win over former IFL champ Matt Horwich in the main event of Shark Fights 17.

The event was broadcast on HDNet from the Dr Pepper Arena in Frisco, Texas.


Jake Rosholt def. Matt Horwich by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Ricco Rodriguez def. Doug Williams by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 2:16

Emanuel Newton def. Ilir Latifi by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)

Erik Perez def. Douglas Frey by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)

Alan Jouban def. Andrew Goldthwaite by knockout (punches). Round 3, 2:37

Victor Hernandez def. Quaint Kempf by submission (armbar). Round 1, 1:06

Matt Hobar def. Jay Flores by submission (rear-naked choke). Round 1, 1:55

Photo: Gegard Mousasi batters Hiroshi Izumi (Taro Irei/Sherdog)