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PRIDE Shockwave 2005

Three Bouts Added

December 31, 2005

Saitama Super Arena

Saitama, Japan

 

 

DSE has announced three more bouts for their year ending event - PRIDE Shockwave 2005. Current PRIDE

heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko will face the Brazilian Giant Zulu. Former K-1 Champion and

PRIDE veteran Mark Hunt will face the ever dangerous Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic. And in a re-match of

their August 28th middleweight Grand Prix bout, PRIDE middleweight champion Wanderlei Silva looks to

even up the score and retain his title against Brazilian Top Team member Ricardo Arona.

 

Line-up (not in fight order):

Fight 1 - PRIDE GP Lightweight Tournament Final

Hayato "Mach" Sakurai vs. Takanori Gomi

 

Fight 2 - PRIDE GP Welterweight Tournament Final

Dan Henderson vs. Murilo Bustamante

 

Fight 3

Hidehiko Yoshida vs. Naoya Ogawa

 

Fight 4

Yuki Kondo vs. Kazuhiro Nakamura

 

Fight 5

Kikuta Sanae vs. Takimoto Makoto

 

Fight 6 - added

Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic vs. Mark Hunt

 

Fight 7  - added

Fedor Emelianenko vs. Zulu

 

Fight 8 - PRIDE Middleweight Title Bout - added

Champion Wanderlei Silva vs. Ricardo Arona

 

Also expected to participate:

- Ikuhisa Minowa

- Kazushi Sakuraba

 

 

Subject to change

 

 

(12/07/05)