PRIDE Fighting and DIRECTV present your “Last Chance” to see the historical 2005 middleweight

tournament! Premiering November 21st, this last chance promotion runs until November 28th on All Day

Ticket (6:00am ET to 6:00pm ET) on Channel 122.


PRIDE FIGHTING’S 2005 Middleweight Grand Prix Tournament spanned three events … TOTAL

ELIMINATION (opening round), CRITICAL COUNTDOWN (Second Round) and FINAL CONFLICT (Semi-

Finals and Finals). Featuring a collection of some of the world’s elite middleweights (including Wanderlei

Silva, Kazushi Sakuraba, Quinton Jackson, and Shogun Rua), DIRECTV’s “Last Chance” features all of

the tournament bouts from these events.



                 W. Silva        Sakuraba          “Shogun”         Y. Kondo       Rogerio N.      Nakamura    Vovchanchyn      Yoshida



                 Jackson          Henderson        Y.D. Sik            Lister           Randleman         Belfort           Overeem           Arona


Tournament Matches:

(Shown in order from first to last)

Kevin Randleman (USA) vs. Kazuhiro Nakamura (Japan)

Dean Lister (USA) vs. Ricardo Arona (Brazil)

Igor Vovchanchyn (Ukraine) vs. Yuki Kondo (Japan)

Vitor Belfort (Brazil) vs. Alistair Overeem (Holland)

Dan Henderson (USA) vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (Brazil)

Kazushi Sakuraba (Japan) vs. Yoon Dong Sik (Korea)

Quinton Rampage Jackson (USA) vs. Mauricio Shogun Rua (Brazil)

Wanderlei Silva (Brazil) vs. Hidehiko Yoshida (Japan)


(Also featured will be the Quarter Finals, Semi Finals, and Finals of the Tournament)


This is your last chance to check out PRIDE Fighting’s 2005 Middleweight Tournament! Sixteen fighters

began, only one will be champion! This last chance opportunity is available from November 21st to November

28th on ALL DAY TICKET. Don’t miss all the knockouts, slams, and submissions, as the world’s biggest

and best mixed martial artists go head to head!


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- From Dream Stage Entertainment (with a little editing from us - highlights, etc...)