Bushido Vol. VI

 

 

April 3, 2005

Yokohama Arena

Yokohama, Japan

 

 

Just after announcing eight fighters for their middleweight GP, Pride has announced their line-up for

Bushido Vol. 6 to take place on April 3rd at the Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Japan. The main event

will feature the current PRIDE heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko against the current Super

Heavyweight King of Pancrase champion Tsuyoshi Kosaka. The card will also feature a four-man

middleweight tournament with the winner receiving entry into the PRIDE middleweight Grand Prix just 20

days later. The tournament will feature PRIDE Bushido veterans Dean Lister against Akira Shoji and

Amar Suloev against Paulo Filho. Also on the card, PRIDE veteran Ricardo Morais will battle

Aleksander Emelianenko, brother of heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko. Bushido veteran Ikuhisa

Minowa will take on "The Hurricane" Gilbert Yvel. DEEP veteran Ryuta Sakurai takes on Brazilian Top

Team member Murilo Bustamante. Bushido veteran Luis Buscape will fight Chute Boxe team member

Luiz Azeredo while fellow Chute Boxe team member Daniel Acacio faces PRIDE veteran Daiju Takase.

 

Line-up (not in fight order):

Fight 1 - PRIDE Middleweight GP Tournament Qualifier

Dean Lister vs. Akira Shoji

 

Fight 2 - PRIDE Middleweight GP Tournament Qualifier

Amar Suloev vs. Paulo Filho

 

Fight 3 - PRIDE Middleweight GP Tournament Qualifier Final

Winner of Fight 1 vs. Winner of Fight 2

 

Fight 4

Ricardo Morais vs. Aleksander Emelianenko
 

Fight 5 

Daiju Takase vs. Daniel Acacio

 

Fight 6

Luis Buscape vs. Luiz Azeredo

 

Fight 7

Ryuta Sakurai vs. Murilo Bustamante

 

Fight 8

Ikuhisa Minowa vs. Gilbert Yvel

 

Fight 9

Fedor Emelianenko vs. Tsuyoshi Kosaka

 

 

Card subject to change

 

(3/9/05)