Penn vs. Lyoto

March 26, 2005

Saitama Super Arena

Saitama, Japan

 

 

According to Sportsnavi, five more bouts have been added to the Hero's MMA card which will feature former

UFC champion BJ Penn against undefeated Antonio Inoki protege Lyoto Machida. Also, PRIDE veteran

Heath Herring will be facing K-1 veteran Sam Greco. UFC veteran Caol Uno will take on Shooto veteran

Joachim Hansen. Rumble on the Rock veteran Kazuyuki Miyata will battle XFC veteran Ian Schaffa

while K-1 veteran Jerome LeBanner will go up against world arm wrestling champion \ Russian Sumo

champion Alan Karaev. Previously announced, K-1 veteran Bob Sapp will face 1996 Judo Light

Heavyweight Olympic Sliver medalist Kim Min Soo. All bouts are MMA bouts lasting three rounds (five

minutes each round). For ticket information (in Japanese), visit: http://www.so-net.ne.jp/feg/event/0326.html.

 

Line-up (not in fight order):

Fight 1 - added

BJ Penn vs. Lyoto Machida

 

Fight 2 - added

Caol Uno vs. Joachim Hansen

 

Fight 3 - added

Kazuyuki Miyata vs. Ian Schaffa

 

Fight 4 - added

Jerome LeBanner vs. Alan Karaev

 

Fight 5 - added
Sam Greco
vs. Heath Herring

 

Fight 6

Bob Sapp vs. Kim Min Soo

 

Expected to participate:

- Yoshihiro Akiyama

- Genki Sudo

- Shungo Oyama

 

Card subject to change

 

(3/11/05)