YOSHIDA AND NAKAMURA TO APPEAR ON FSN'S BEST DAMN SPORTS SHOW PERIOD
09/01/2005

One of Japan's biggest mixed martial arts stars, Hidehiko Yoshida is a gold medallist in Judo from the 1992 Barcelona Olympic games and is coming off a submission victory (via choke) against Tank Abbott at FINAL CONFLICT 2005. Kazuhiro Nakamura is also a judo stylist and Yoshida's top student. Nakamura is coming off a decision victory against Igor Vovchanchyn at FINAL CONFLICT 2005.

PRIDE Fighting commentator Bas Rutten will also be featured discussing FSN's upcoming program "The PRIDE Fighting Championships," as well as the sport of MMA.

Yoshida and Nakamura will be demonstrating judo techniques.

Best Damn Sports Show Period features host
Chris Rose, John Salley, Rodney Pete and Ron Dibble.

Fans can email guests questions at: http://msn.foxsports.com/other/story/2597614

Fans wishing to attend the show in person can call
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