Two Matches Announced For

Bushido Volume 7


May 22, 2005

Ariake Colosseum

Tokyo, Japan



TOKYO, Japan – The first two matches have been announced for PRIDE FIGHTING’S BUSHIDO VOLUME 7

fightcard … Ryo Chonan (Japan) versus NinoElvisSchembri (Brazil) and Yoshiro Maeda (Japan)

versus CharlesKrazy HorseBennett (USA). 


BUSHIDO VOLUME 7 will take place from the Ariake Coliseum in Japan and is scheduled to debut on North

American pay per view via iNDEMAND, DIRECTV, DISH NETWORK, UrbanXtra, TVN1, VU!, and Viewer’s

Choice Canada.


North American Pay Per View Schedule:

DIRECTV, DISH Network, and TVN: Friday, June 3rd, 2005 @ 7:00 pm PST, 10:00 pm EST iNDEMAND:

Sunday, June 5th, 2005 @ 6:00 pm PST, 9:00 pm EST


Ryo Chonan is coming off of back-to-back impressive victories, including a spectacular heel hook

submission on Anderson Silva at SHOCKWAVE 2004 and a decision over Carlos Newton at BUSHIDO

VOLUME 5.  Now he’s set to face one of the world’s finest Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioners in Nino “Elvis”

Schembri.  Fighting out of the Chute Boxe Academy in Brazil, Schembri is a PRIDE veteran and boasts

victories over the likes of Kazushi Sakuraba and Daiju Takase.     


In the second announced match, Yoshiro Maeda of the Pancrase Inagakigumi team will face Charles “Krazy

Horse” Bennett.  Maeda is a talented fighter who has fought primarily in Pancrase and DEEP.  At 13-0-1, he

is now set to compete in BUSHIDO and will face stiff competition in Charles Bennett.  Fighting out of Ocala,

Florida, “Krazy Horse” has made a name for himself in the American mixed martial arts promotion, “King of

the Cage.”  Exciting, aggressive and unpredictable, “Krazy Horse” is known for his crowd-pleasing body

slams as well as his celebratory post-fight back flips.   


Ryo Chonan (Japan)

Nino "Elvis" Schembri (Brazil)

"Krazy Horse" Bennett (USA)

Yoshiro Maeda (Japan)



Fight Card:

Ryo Chonan (Japan) vs. Nino "Elvis" Schembri (Brazil)

Yoshiro Maeda (Japan) vs. Charles "Krazy Horse" Bennett (USA)

Additional Matches to be Announced Soon.

(Fight Card Subject to Change)

BUSHIDO VOLUME 7 will be available at a reduced rate of $19.95.

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