The official weigh-in event for DREAM 17 went down last night (Sept. 22, 2011) at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.
All 22 fighters scheduled to compete on tomorrow night's card made their respective weights without exception. Abel Cullum came in about four pounds over, but was able to make the appropriate weight (134.5 lbs.) after being given additional time to do so.
DREAM 17 will feature a score of high profile match-ups between Japanese mixed martial arts (JMMA) blasts from the past, as well as some top up-and-comers.
Complete DREAM 17 weigh in results after the jump:
155 lbs.: Shinya Aoki (153 lbs.) vs. Rob McCullough (153 lbs.)
145 lbs.: Tatsuya Kawajiri (143 lbs.) vs. Joachim Hansen (143.3 lbs.)
145 lbs.: Takeshi Inoue (143.3 lbs.) vs. Caol Uno (143 lbs.)
170 lbs.: Kazushi Sakuraba (167.1 lbs.) vs. Yan Cabral (167.5 lbs.)
155 lbs.: Satoru Kitaoka (154.3 lbs.) vs. Willamy Freire (153 lbs.)
185 lbs.: Kazuhiro Nakamura (184.7 lbs.) vs. Gerald Harris (185 lbs.)
135 lbs.: Hideo Tokoro (134.4 lbs.) vs. Antonio Banuelos (134.4 lbs.)
135 lbs.: Bibiano Fernandes (134 lbs.) vs. Takafumi Otsuka (134 lbs.)
135 lbs.: Masakazu Imanari (134 lbs.) vs. Abel Cullum (134.5 lbs.)
135 lbs.: Rodolfo Marques (134.4 lbs.) vs. Yusup Saadulaev (134 lbs.)
Open-weight: Ikuhisa Minowa (191.8 lbs.) vs. Baru Harn (253.5 lbs.)
The entire DREAM 17 card can be watched live on HDNet, starting at 3:00 a.m., early Saturday morning (Sept. 24). If you can't stay up that late or you just want to chat in the comments section, hit up MMAmania.com after it's all said and done for a full recap of the event.