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PRIDE GRAND PRIX 2005 FINAL ROUND WILL ARRIVE ON AUGUST 28TH
08/20/2005
Finally, the PRIDE Grand Prix 2005 Final Round will arrive at the Saitama Super Arena on August 28th. Who will stand at the top of the original 16 fighters? Wanderlei Silva and Ricardo Arona sent us messages full of confidence and we received an extreme declaration from Fujimar, head of Chute Boxe.

KAZUSHI SAKURABA HEADED OFF ON HIS JOURNEY TO BRAZIL, TO TRAIN AT CHUTE BOXE ACADEMY
08/20/2005
Kazushi Sakuraba held a press conference at Tokyo's Narita International Airport as he headed off on his journey to Brazil, to train at Chute Boxe Academy.

PRIDE SUPERSTARS TO SIGN AUTOGRAPHS IN HOLLYWOOD
08/19/2005
From Dream Stage Entertainment

August 19, 2005

LOS ANGELES, California -
PRIDE Fighting in conjunction with BCI Eclipse and Best Buy will be holding an autograph session with PRIDE Fighting superstars on Saturday, September 3rd from 3:00pm to 5:00pm at the Best Buy in West Hollywood, California. Fighters scheduled to appear include:

WELTERWEIGHT BOUTS ANNOUNCED FOR BUSHIDO TOURNAMENT
08/19/2005
From Dream Stage Entertainment

August 19, 2005

TOKYO, Japan " The welterweight bouts have been announced for PRIDE FIGHTING'S BUSHIDO "The Tournament." Headlining matches include a rematch between Ikuhisa "The Punk" Minowa and "The New York Bad Ass" Phil Baroni as well as Ryo Chonan against Dan Henderson.

HARDCORE KNOCKOUT VOLUME 2
08/19/2005
PPV Premiere Date: Friday, January 13th, 2006 Premiere Time: 10:00 pm ET, 7:00 pm PT Count Down show: 9:30 pm ET, 6:30 pm PT

WERDUM VERSUS ZENTSOV ADDED TO FINAL CONFLICT 2005
08/18/2005
From Dream Stage Entertainment

August 16, 2005

TOKYO, Japan " The match up of Fabricio Werdum versus Roman Zentsov has been added to the fightcard of PRIDE FIGHTING'S upcoming event, FINAL CONFLICT 2005, which is scheduled to premiere on North American pay per view on August 28th, 2005 at 9:00 pm EST, 6:00 pm PST.

BAS RUTTEN TO APPEAR ON FSN'S BEST DAMN SPORTS SHOW PERIOD
08/18/2005
A mixed martial arts champion and legend, Rutten will be discussing FSN's upcoming program "The PRIDE Fighting Championships" (debuting Sunday, August 21st), as well as the sport of MMA.

FEDOR EMELIANENKO AS HE TRAINED IN THE MOUNTAINS
08/17/2005
We accompanied Fedor Emelianenko as he trained in the mountains for his toughest challenge yet, a match against Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic in the August 28th PRIDE Grand Prix 2005 Final Round, to be held at Saitama Super Arena.

INTERVIEW WITH TANK ABBOT
08/17/2005
We interviewed Tank Abbot after his public training session in preparation for his August 28th bout against Hidehiko Yoshida at the PRIDE Grand Prix 2005 Final Round.