TWO ADDITIONAL MATCHES ADDED TO BUSHIDO VOLUME 6 FIGHTCARD
03/24/2005

 

Two additional matches have been added to PRIDE FIGHTING'S BUSHIDO VOLUME 6 fightcard ... Denis Kang ( Canada ) versus Oba Takahiro ( Japan ) and Daisuke Nakamura ( Japan ) versus Marcus Aurelio ( Brazil ).

 

 

 

eadlining BUSHIDO VOLUME 6 card will be both Emelianenko brothers as PRIDE FIGHTING heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko faces the only man ever to defeat him in Japanese star and mixed martial arts veteran Tsuyoshi "TK" Kosaka ... Aleksander Emelianenko takes on the 6'9, 270 pound Ricardo "The Mutant" Morais of Brazil. In addition is a four man middleweight tournament featuring Amar Suloev ( Russia ), Paulo Filho ( Brazil ), Dean Lister ( USA ), and Akira Shoji ( Japan ). The tournament winner must fight twice in one night ... at stake, a slot in PRIDE's 16-man Middleweight Grand Prix (TOTAL ELIMINATION 2005). Other fighters scheduled on the main card include Ikuhisa "The Punk" Minowa, Gilbert Yvel, Murilo Bustamante, and Daijyu Takase.
BUSHIDO VOLUME 6 will take place from the Yokohama Arena in Japan and is scheduled to debut on North American pay per view via iNDEMAND, DIRECTV, DISH NETWORK, UrbanXtra, TVN1, VU!, and Viewer's Choice Canada on Thursday, April 14 th, 2005.

Schedule:

iNDEMAND, DISH Network, DIRECTV: Thursday, April 14 th , 2005, ALL DAY TICKET

TVN: Thursday, April 14 th , 2005, 10:00pm EST, 7:00pm PST

Tournament Matches:

Fight Card
Denis Kang (Canada)
vs.
Takahiro Oba (Japan)
Amar Suloev (Russia)
vs.
Paulo Filho (Brazil)
Dean Lister (USA)
vs.
Akira Shoji (Japan)
Daisuke Nakamura (Japan)
vs.
Marcus Aurelio (BRAZIL)
 
vs.
Luiz Azeredo (Brazil)
Daijyu Takase (Japan)
vs.
Daniel Acacio (Brazil)
Aleksander Emelianenko (Russia)
vs.
Ricardo Morais (Brazil)
Ryuta Sakurai (Japan)
vs.
Murilo Bustamante (Brazil)
Ikuhisa Minowa (Japan)
vs.
Gilbert Yvel (Holland)
Paulo Filho (Brazil)
vs.
Akira Shoji (Japan)
Fedor Emelianenko (Russia)
vs.
Tsuyoshi Kosaka (Japan)

 

 

Additional non-tournament match ups to be announced soon.
(Participants and Matches Subject to Change)

* Four Man Middleweight Tournament

Winner Must Fight Twice in One Night

Winner Earns Slot in PRIDE Middleweight Grand Prix


(Fight Card Subject to Change)



BUSHIDO VOLUME 6 will be available at a reduced rate of $19.95.

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