Four bouts: DAN HENDERSON vs. KAZUO MISAKI, RYO CHONAN vs. PAULO FILHO, GEGARD MOUSASI vs. AKIHIRO GOUNO, DENIS KANG vs. AMAR SULOEV have been announced for PRIDE FIGHTING'S upcoming August 26th event, BUSHIDO SURVIVAL 2ND ROUND '06. Others scheduled to participate include Takanori Gomi and Ikuhisa Minowa.
INTERVIEW WITH THE BABY FACED ASSASSIN JOSH BARNETT
Josh Barnett sits down with Pridefc.com to discuss his strategy for his upcoming match in the open weight semi finals round at FINAL CONFLICT ABSOLUTE this September.
TAKADA ANNOUNCES 2 BOUTS FOR FINAL CONFLICT ABSOLUTE
At a press July 13th press conference at the PRIDE Dreamers dojo, PRIDE General Director Nobuhiko Takada announced the matchups for the PRIDE Open Weight Grand Prix 2006 Final Round, to be held on September 10th at Saitama Super Arena.
WANDERLEI SILVA COMMENTS ABOUT LAS VEGAS
On July 8th, Wanderlei Silva, the PRIDE Middleweight Champion, made a surprise appearance at America's largest caged mixed martial arts event, the Ultimate Fighting Championship, surprising the entire mixed martial arts world.
INTERVIEW WITH ANTONIO MINOTAURO NOGUEIRA
On July 1st, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira defeated fellow Brazilian jujitsu master Fabricio Werdum in the PRIDE Open Weight Grand Prix 2006 Second Round, and advanced to the PRIDE Open Weight Grand Prix 2006 Final Round, to be held at Saitama Super Arena on September 10th. Nogueira, burning with desire to stand at the top of the world one more time, also wants to face Silva in the Final Round.
FINAL CONFLICT ABSOLUTE TOURNAMENT CONFERENCE
On July 13th, a special event was held at the PRIDE "Dreamers" dojo. 500 fans gathered to be photographed for a PRIDE poster. Additionally, two confirmed matches were announced for the September 10th PRIDE Open Weight Grand Prix 2006 Final Round, to be held at Saitama Super Arena.
Q & A: PRIDE MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMP- WANDERLEI SILVA
Wanderlei Silva went toe-to-toe in an all-out battle with Kazuyuki Fujita in the PRIDE Open Weight Grand Prix 2006 Second Round, held on July 1st. Despite his weight disadvantage, Silva won the match by knocking Fujita out and lived up to his nickname of "Mr. Pride." Now the PRIDE Middleweight Champion will enter the Final Round of the PRIDE Open Weight Grand Prix.
THE FIRST TWO BOUTS FOR FINAL CONFLICT ABSOLUTE '06
Two bouts have been announced for PRIDE FIGHTING'S final tournament event, FINAL CONFLICT ABSOLUTE 2006..