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Gomi still wrestling with U.S. offers

Updated: June 30, 2009, 2:13 PM ET
By Jake Rossen

It's nice to be in demand. According to Japanese blog NightmareofBattle, Sengoku athlete Takanori Gomi is being courted by several major stateside promotions for a summer or fall engagement.

The holdup is -- what else? -- money. Gomi apparently is balking at the discounted rate being offered by promotions that are mindful he isn't much of a draw in the U.S. at this point. I wouldn't hold my breath for a resolution, either; several Japanese athletes have flirted with overseas ...

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