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PRIDE FC: BUSHIDO - GRACIE FAMILY VS JAPAN
09/09/2003
Dream Stage Entertainment is proud to announce its inaugural "Bushido" show which will pit the Gracie family against a line-up of some of Japan's elite mixed martial artists.

TRAINING AT THE TAKADA DOJO
09/08/2003
Takada Dojo has assigned a heavy task to Daijiro Matsui, Norihisa Yamamoto and Yusuke Imamura. These three will have to fight to see who will be able to appear in the October 5th PRIDE Bushido. The matches will be held in Takada Dojo. The first match, between Yamamoto and Imamura, was held on August 30th.

INTERVIEW WITH KAZUHIRO HAMANAKA
09/07/2003
Takada Dojo's "super rookie", Kazuhiro Hamanaka set off on August 29th for more training with Randy Couture, Dan Henderson and Matt Lindland's Team Quest. This is Hamanaka's 2nd trip to train with Team Quest. Before he left however, Hamanaka held a press conference at Takada Dojo to talk about his upcoming trip.

INTERVIEW WITH KAZUSHI SAKURABA
09/06/2003
A press conference was held today in Takada Dojo, the first for Kazushi Sakuraba since his battle at PRIDE "Total Elimination 2003". Sakuraba seemed to be in good shape and went through his match against Silva again with a smile.

A JUDGE'S EXPLANATION OF NUGUEIRA VS RODRIGUEZ
09/04/2003
LOS ANGELES, California - On August 10, 2003, Dream Stage Entertainment held its most recent event, TOTAL ELIMINATION, which we sincerely hope our fans enjoyed.
In the aftermath of the show, one of the most talked about fights was the Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira/Ricco Rodriguez match. There was an overwhelming amount of fan emails and internet discussions regarding the unanimous decision awarded to Nogueira.

Because of this, DSE has decided to explain exactly why Nogueira was awarded the decision when so many fans believed Rodriguez won the match.