From Dream Stage Entertainment September 29, 2004 LOS ANGELES, California - Two more bouts have been added to PRIDE FIGHTING's October 31st event HIGH OCTANE. Already headlining the event is the highly anticipated title bout between middleweight world champion Wanderlei Silva and top contender Quinton "Rampage" Jackson. Now joining the fightcard will be Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic versus Josh "The Babyface Assassin" Barnett and Dan "Hollywood" Henderson versus Kazuhiro Nakamura.
THE 5TH PRIDE CHALLENGE
The 5th PRIDE CHALLENGE was held on 9/5 at the Gold's Gym Tokyo Annex.
Since the 1st PRIDE CHALLENGE in January of this year, the number of regular participants has increased.
PRESS CONFERENCE FOR BUSHIDO 5
A press conference was held on 9/16 to announced 6 matchups for the upcoming 10/14 PRIDE BUSHIDO 5 event to be held in Osaka Castle Hall. The card is stacked with matches that are guaranteed to be exciting, and will be headed my Takanori Gomi.
INTERVIEW WITH TAKANORI GOMI
Takanori Gomi will be the first light-heavyweight to ever headline a PRIDE event in the upcoming PRIDE BUSHIDO 5 on October 14 in Osaka. Gomi's overwhelming power and techniques have brought him 3 back-to-back KO victories. Now he's got his eyes set on destroying the "Crazy Horse" and fighting in PRIDE's New Year's Eve show.
MINOTAURO, WATERMAN, MAURO ON PURORESU POWER HOUR
Courtesy of Dr. Keith Lipinski and Zach Arnold, don't miss this star-studded episode of the Puroresu Power hour! Featured this week ... PRIDE FC commentator Mauro Ranallo, Ron "H20" Waterman, and PRIDE FC interim heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo "Minotauro" Nogueira. You don't want to miss it! To listen, click MORE INFO: