Dream 13

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Dream 13
Poster d13.jpg
A poster or logo for Dream 13.
Information
Promotion Dream
Date March 22, 2010
Venue Yokohama Arena
City Yokohama, Japan
Attendance 13,712
Event chronology
Dream 12 Dream 13 Dream 14

Dream 13 was a mixed martial arts event held by Fighting and Entertainment Group's mixed martial arts promotion Dream. The event took place on Monday, March 22, 2010 at the Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan.[1] The event aired live in North America on HDNet.[2]

Background[edit]

This event marked the beginning of co-promotion between DREAM and US organization Strikeforce. The event would also mark the return of KJ Noons to Mixed Martial Arts in his first fight since 2008.[3]

While not officially announced, Tim Sylvia was planning on participating in this event. However, Dream officials allegedly tried to change his opponent roughly two weeks before the bout was planned to take place.[4]

Marius Žaromskis was in discussions to defend his Dream Welterweight Championship against Kiyoshi Tamura at this event,[5] but would instead appear at Dream 15 on May 30, 2010.[6]

Results[edit]

Main Card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Featherweight Bibiano Fernandes (c) def. Joachim Hansen Decision (Split) 2 5:00 [a]
Heavyweight Josh Barnett def. Siala-Mou Siliga Submission (Kimura) 1 4:41
Catchweight (72 kg) K.J. Noons def. Andre Amado Decision (Unanimous) 2 5:00
Welterweight Ryo Chonan def. Andrews Nakahara Decision (Unanimous) 2 5:00
Featherweight Cole Escovedo def. Yoshiro Maeda KO (Head Kick) 1 2:29
Lightweight Katsunori Kikuno def. Kuniyoshi Hironaka KO (Punch) 1 1:26
Openweight Ikuhisa Minowa def. Jimmy Ambriz Submission (Toe Hold) 2 2:42


Notes[edit]

KJ Noons and Andre Amade both weighed in at more than the 70 kg Lightweight limit and agreed to fight at 72 kg.[7]

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