"IRON HEAD "KAZUYUKI FUJITA ADDED TO TOTAL ELIMINATION ABSOLUTE
04/13/2006

Japanese heavyweight, Kazuyuki "Iron Head" Fujita, has entered PRIDE FIGHTING'S upcoming May 5th tournament, TOTAL ELIMINATION ABSOLUTE 2006. His last appearance in the PRIDE ring was on June 8, 2003 at BAD TO THE BONE in which he lost via submission to heavyweight champion FEDOR EMELIANENKO, a match many consider to be Fedor's most challenging to date.


Previously announced matches feature Japanese Judo legend and Olympic gold medallist HIDEHIKO YOSHIDA versus Japanese hero and former WBO NABO cruiserweight boxing champion YOSUKE "YOSUKEZAN" NISHIJIMA, MIRKO "CRO COP" FILIPOVIC versus IKUHISA "THE PUNK" MINOWA and JOSH BARNETT versus ALEKSANDER EMELIANENKO. Additional participants and match ups to be announced soon.