The semi-finals of the DREAM 5 lightweight grand prix are finally here. Eddie Alverez will look to make a name for himself in Japan by defeating one of the top lightweights in the world, in Kawajiri. Submission freak Shinya Aoki will look to keep the ball rolling after two impressive wins over JZ Cavalcante and Katsuhiko Nagata, as he takes on MMA veteran Caol Uno.
DREAM 5 takes place July 21 from the Osaka Jo Hall in Osaka, Japan.
Eddie Alvarez vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri
Shinya Aoki vs. Caol Uno
Joachim “Hellboy” Hansen vs. Kultar “Black Mamba” Gill
Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto vs. Joseph Benavidez
Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Katsuyori Shibata
Motoki Miyazawa vs. Kuniyoshi Hironaka