Joined: 26 Apr 2000
Location: Middleton, WI
|Posted: Thu Aug 07, 2003 7:24 pm Post subject: PRIDE FC
|I don't know how many mixed martial arts fans there are in here. But if you are a fan of MMA, PRIDE FC has a great event coming up this Sunday night. And if you have never seen much of MMA fighting, this would be a great event to introduce yourself to the sports. On this upcoming card, the following fighters are featured in 3 heavyweight superfights + the first round of an 8 man tournament:
-Fedor Emelianenko (current PRIDE heavyweight champion)
-Antonio Rodrigo Nogeria (former PRIDE heavyweight champion)
-Ricco Rodriguez (former UFC heavyweight champion)
-Wanderlei Silva (current PRIDE middleweight champion)
-Quinton Jackson (PRIDE's #1 contender for the middleweight championship)
-Chuck Liddell (recently fought for the UFC intern light heavyweight championship)
-Murilo Bustamante (just added to card, current UFC middleweight champion)
In addition, there are some other great names from the fighting world appearing on this card. Mirko CroCop, a K-1 champ will be fighting. Sakaraba, one of the legendary Japanese MMA fighters will be on the card. Yoshida, an Olympic gold metalist in judo will be on the card.
This is a big time event in mixed martial arts, so if you have any interest you are going to want to check it out. It's this coming Sunday night, same day tape delay broadcast from the Land of the Rising Sun. Check it out.