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SILVA REPLACES FEDOR EMELIANENKO IN OWGP
05/19/2006
A press conference was held on May 18th at the Dream Stage Entertainment office in Tokyo where CEO Nobuyuki Sakakibara made an announcement concerning the PRIDE Open Weight Grand Prix 2006 2nd Round, to be held on July 1st at Saitama Super Arena.

BREAKDOWN OF BUSHIDO SURVIVAL MATCHES
05/19/2006
PRIDE officials' thoughts on some BUSHIDO SURVIVAL matches to be held at Saitama Super Arena on June 4th. New battles have begun in the Welterweight Division, an area with great potential, and in the Lightweight Division, which is in the middle of an upheaval.

HAYATO SAKURAI INTERVIEW
05/18/2006
Following the press conference held on May 17th to announce the June 4th PRIDE BUSHIDO 11 and PRIDE Welterweight Grand Prix 2006 Opening Round event, Hayato "Mach" Sakurai spoke with reporters.

MITSUHIRO ISHIDA INTERVIEW
05/18/2006
Following the press conference held on May 17th to announce the June 4th PRIDE BUSHIDO 11 and PRIDE Welterweight Grand Prix 2006 Opening Round event, Mitsuhiro Ishida spoke with reporters.

WANDERLEI SILVA REPLACES FEDOR IN ROUND 2 OF TOTAL ELIMINATION ABSOLUTE
05/18/2006
PRIDE Heavyweight Champion FEDOR EMELIANENKO has officially withdrawn from the PRIDE Openweight Grand Prix. Emelianenko, who underwent surgery to repair an injured thumb will not be able to participate in time for the second round of Total Elimination Absolute.

TATSUYA KAWAJIRI INTERVIEW
05/18/2006
Following the press conference held on May 17th to announce the June 4th PRIDE BUSHIDO 11 and PRIDE Welterweight Grand Prix 2006 Opening Round event, Tatsuya Kawajiri spoke with reporters.

BUSHIDO SURVIVAL PRESS CONFERENCE
05/18/2006
A press conference was held on May 17th at the Dream Stage Entertainment office in Tokyo to announce the full card for the upcoming joint PRIDE BUSHIDO 11 and PRIDE Welterweight Grand Prix 2006 Opening Round event, to be held on June 4th at Saitama Super Arena.

NINE MORE BOUTS ANNOUNCED FOR BUSHIDO SURVIVAL
05/17/2006
Nine additional bouts have been announced for PRIDE FIGHTING'S upcoming June 4th event, BUSHIDO SURVIVAL '06:

FEDOR'S THOUGHTS ON THE TOTAL ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT
05/17/2006
Fedor Emelianenko, attending the PRIDE Open Weight Grand Prix 2006 Opening Round on May 5th at the Osaka Dome, had tough words regarding the Opening Round fights. Will Fedor be in the ring alongside his rivals on July 1st in the PRIDE Open Weight Grand Prix 2006 Second Round?

BUSHIDO SURVIVAL PRESS CONFERENCE
05/13/2006
A press conference was held to announce part of the card for the PRIDE BUSHIDO SURVIVAL Opening Round, to be held at Saitama Super Arena on June 4th. Present at the conference were PRIDE General Director Nobuhiko Takada, Public Relations Director Shigeru Saeki and three confirmed fighters, Kazuo Misaki, Yoon Dong Sik and Hector Lombard.

YOON DONG SIK: PRE BUSHIDO SURIVAL INTERVIEW
05/12/2006
Hear YOON DONG SIK'S thoughts on the upcoming BUSHIDO tournament and also new attitutde and improved training.

HECTOR LOMBARD: PRE BUSHIDO SURVIVAL INTERVIEW
05/12/2006
HECTOR LOMBARD talks about his PRIDE debut speaks about his strategy for the upcoming BUSHIDO SURVIVAL tournament and his plans for the upcoming tournament

KAZUO MISAKI: PRE BUSHIDO SURVIVAL INTERVIEW
05/12/2006
KAZUO MISAKI speaks about his strategy for the upcoming BUSHIDO SURVIVAL tournament and comments on his previous loss to "DANGEROUS" DAN HENDERSON at BUSHIDO 10.