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CRO COP VS BARNETT, KHARITONOV VS WERDUM ANNOUNCED
09/29/2005
From Dream Stage Entertainment

September 29, 2005

TOKYO , Japan "
Two more titanic match ups have been announced for PRIDE FIGHTING'S upcoming event, FULLY LOADED, which is scheduled to premiere on North American pay per view on Monday, October 24 th , 2005 at 10 :00 pm ET, 7:00 pm PT .

GOMI TRAINING
09/23/2005
Takanori Gomi held a public training session on September 13th at the Kiguchi Workout Studio, in advance of his fight in the BUSHIDO 9 "The Lightweight Tournament 2005 First Round" on September 25th, to be held at the Ariake Coliseum. Gomi explained that he's been training at a karate dojo and will KO his opponent with a kick.

CHONAN TRAINING
09/23/2005
Ryo Chonan held a public training session on September 19th at the Tokyo kickboxing gym RIKIX.Chonan will face Dan Henderson in BUSHIDO 9 "The Welterweight Tournament 2005 First Round" on September 25th, to be held at the Ariake Coliseum.

TATSUYA KAWAJIRI INTERVIEW
09/23/2005
Tatsuya Kawajiri held a public training session and interview on September 15th at TOPS gym in Ibaragi, Japan. Kawajiri will face off against Takanori Gomi in BUSHIDO 9 "The Lightweight Tournament 2005 First Round" on September 25th, to be held at the Ariake Coliseum.

SHOGUN'S TRIUMPHANT RETURN TO BRAZIL
09/23/2005
Still basking in the glory of his victory of the middleweight Grand Prix Tournament at FINAL CONFLICT 2005, Mauricio "Shogun" Rua has returned to Brazil a triumphant man. The crew of SPORTV PREMIERE COMBAT, the cable TV Channel that transmits the PRIDE Fighting Championships in Brazil, visited Shogun's hometown of Curitiba to interview the new Grand Prix champion. Also interviewed was Shogun's mother, Mrs. Clementina, a world-class marathon runner and an inspiration for the Rua family. Finally, Shogun was photographed for the cover of a major Brazilian magazine. Check out all the photos!

PRIDE FIGHTING'S FULLY LOADED
09/21/2005
RAMPAGE RETURNS; FIRST TWO MATCHES ANNOUNCED FOR PRIDE FIGHTING'S FULLY LOADED

From Dream Stage Entertainment

September 21, 2005

TOKYO , Japan "
The first two matches have been announced for PRIDE FIGHTING'S upcoming event, FULLY LOADED, which is scheduled to premiere on North American pay per view on Monday, October 24 th , 2005 at 10 :00 pm ET, 7:00 pm PT .