DREAM are finally going to split their 63kg weight class to two weight classes (61~62kg and 65kg) next year. But which of the two will the current fighters choose to fight at?

Many are quite obvious. Mitsuhiro Ishida, Caol Uno, Kazuyuki Miyata, Michihiro Omigawa (if he signs for more DREAM fights), and Joachim Hansen are locks for the 65kg division. Hideo Tokoro, Norifumi ?KID? Yamamoto, Yoshiro Maeda, and Akiyo ?Wicky? Nishiura are locks for the 61~62kg division.

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