On April 12th, Yamanashi Gakuin University wrestling team created the world's first Pancratium team. Pancratium is a wrestling competition where one competitor wins by forcing the other to submit to a choke or joint-lock.
KAZUYUKI FUJITA INTERVIEW
Dream Stage Entertainment held a press conference on April 13th at a Tokyo hotel to officially announce the participation of Kazuyuki Fujita in the PRIDE Open Weight Grand Prix 2006 Opening Round, to be held at the Osaka Dome on May 5th.
"IRON HEAD "KAZUYUKI FUJITA ADDED TO TOTAL ELIMINATION ABSOLUTE
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.