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Breaking News: Gomi to World Victory Road
(sherdog.com)
World Victory Road is set to announce the signing of Takanori Gomi, a source has confirmed to Sherdog.com. Gomi, 29, was one of MMA's most prized free agents following the Zuffa buyout of the PRIDE Fighting Championships last year. Gomi has been courted by several promoters in recent months, including K-1 and HERO'S parent company Fight Entertainment Group, as well as UFC and WEC company Zuffa. While the source could not confirm the length of Gomi's deal with WVR, the deal will see Gomi debut for the promotion on their March 5 Sengoku card at Yoyogi National Gymnasium No. 1. The Japanese standout will earn approximately $190,000 USD per bout.
Submitted Jan 31, 2008 5:06AM by CornishMMA - 16 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations, PrideFC
 
Baroni Will Fight In Japan, Returns To AKA
(mmaweekly.com)
Contrary to recent reports about Phil’s Baroni’s current fight status, MMAWeekly.com has confirmed through American Kickboxing Academy’s management team that he will indeed face Pancrase veteran Sanae Kikuta on World Victory Road’s debut show “Sengoku.” The fledging Japanese fight promotion made the bout announcement on Friday, making it the first official bout in the young promotion’s history.
Submitted Jan 14, 2008 9:05AM by CornishMMA - 6 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations, PrideFC
 
Dan Henderson: Anderson Silva Doomed in “Clinch Game”
(mmajunkie.com)
PRIDE 185-pound champion Dan Henderson is less than two months away with his UFC 82 title fight with UFC middleweight champ Anderson Silva, and in a recent interview with our friend Steve Sievert at the Houston Chronicle, Henderson says he’s expecting nothing short of victory. In fact, Henderson is confident he’ll beat Silva at his own game.
Submitted Jan 7, 2008 9:41AM by TNunley - 26 comments
Filed under: UFC, PrideFC
 
Wanderlei Silva on UFC 79, move to middleweight, Liddell rematch
(sports.yahoo.com)
LAS VEGAS — Both his eyes remain blackened, a week after one of the greatest fights in UFC history. A streak of blood covers the white of one of those eyes. Wanderlei Silva is in pain. But it’s not the beating Chuck Liddell put on him at the Mandalay Bay Events Center exactly one week earlier that is hurting Silva on this chilly Southern Nevada Saturday night. “Here,” Silva says, pounding his chest. “This is where it hurts.“
Submitted Jan 6, 2008 8:07PM by telnights - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC, PrideFC
 
More Choice Words From Tim Sylvia
(411mania.com)
Only a couple days after it was revealed that Tim Sylvia had some choice words to decribe Fedor Emelianenko, he's at it again-this time calling Brock Lesnar a "baby", among other things.
Submitted Jan 4, 2008 2:02PM by DCRage - 13 comments
Filed under: UFC, PrideFC, M-1 Global
 
Eight things to expect in '08 (ESPN)
(sports.espn.go.com)
Consider where MMA was a year ago. Who had the better fighters, UFC or PRIDE? Could anybody beat Chuck Liddell? Would somebody stand up and challenge Tim Sylvia? One year later, those questions have been answered. PRIDE guys struggled. Yes, Liddell could be beaten -- more than once, actually. And Sylvia, well, we all remember Randy Couture's stunning comeback to reclaim a UFC belt. So 2007 answered plenty. But 2008 presents a new wave of questions. Here are eight things to expect in '08.
Submitted Jan 3, 2008 1:37PM by Bemin - 28 comments
Filed under: General MMA, UFC, PrideFC
 
MMA 2007: Year in Review
(cpcmovies.co.uk)
Even after nearly fifteen years of mainstream history, the sport of mixed martial arts really took off in 2007. We will look back in fifteen more years from now and see 2007 as the year where MMA finally became accepted into the mainstream and finally took of as a legitimate big-time sport, forever replacing boxing as the top combat sport in the world. In this year where there were eight free UFC events on Spike TV in the US, the lower weight classes also took center stage; legend Randy Couture resigned from the UFC amid intense speculation; Chuck Liddell took a nosedive, losing not only his belt but two straight fights; PRIDE was sold to the owners of the UFC; two fighters died, one as a result of action in the ring; and lightweight champion Sean Sherk was stripped of his title after testing positive for steroids. There are so many things that I tried to fit into this column, and I did the best I could to sum up the biggest fights and review the biggest stories of the year.
Submitted Jan 1, 2008 3:34PM by ohiostate1016 - 3 comments
Filed under: General MMA, PrideFC, UFC
 
Dec. 31 “Fedor Returns” Fight Card Set
(mmajunkie.com)
The fight card for Yarennoka! — a New Year’s Eve show taking place in Japan that’s headlined by longtime PRIDE Fighting Championships heavyweight title-holder Fedor Emelianenko — has been set.
Submitted Dec 28, 2007 11:54AM by TNunley - 10 comments
Filed under: M-1 Global, PrideFC
 
A Look Back At Japanese MMA In '07
(sherdog.com)
While it looked like 2007 was a good year for MMA in Japan, scandals tainted what could've been a banner year-the Akiyama-Sakuraba controversy, tabloid scandals, and the "death" of PRIDE FC.
Submitted Dec 27, 2007 7:31AM by DCRage - 1 comment
Filed under: PrideFC, General MMA
 
Cro Cop Returns
(fortunal.nokaut.com)
What I’ve learned from my friendship with Mirko Cro Cop is that you can never be sure what he is up to. He prefers to keep his thoughts for himself; he’s always been a man of a few words. His absence in the media often results in completely misleading stories, coming from people who are giving their best shot in evaluating Mirko’s position and the nature of his future plans....
Submitted Dec 25, 2007 11:48PM by Manfred - 18 comments
Filed under: PrideFC, UFC, MMA Personalities
 
Quinton Jackson: PRIDE Referees to Blame for Losses to Wanderlei Silva
(mmajunkie.com)
Before signing a contract with the UFC and making his octagon debut this past February, current UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton Jackson suffered two losses to recent UFC signee Wanderlei Silva in PRIDE. However, Jackson says the two knockouts victories are the fault of PRIDE’s referees and that the losses would have never happened in the UFC.
Submitted Dec 17, 2007 2:06PM by madmarck - 15 comments
Filed under: UFC, PrideFC
 
Fedor: "Dana Talks a lot"
The following is an excerpt from an interview on MMAWeekly.com with PRIDE Heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko. ana-%5BWhite%5D-Talks-A-Lot.html" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">http://www.mmanews.com/ufc/Fedor-Emelianenkoana-%5BWhite%5D-Talks-A-Lot.html
Submitted Dec 13, 2007 2:07PM by ohiostate1016 - 4 comments
Filed under: PrideFC, M-1 Global
 
Aleks Emelianenko in Bar Fight; Mistaken for Hoodlum
(mmamovement.com)
Aleks was at a bar last night with two females when a group of drunken men began acting inappropriate and began directing some of their remarks toward the females accompanying Aleks. He then proceeded to clean them up and was arrested by the police as they mistook him as the culprit, and was promptly released.
Submitted Dec 1, 2007 5:45PM by duggy - 17 comments
Filed under: MMA Personalities, Miscellaneous, PrideFC
 
Update On Kevin Randleman
(mmanews.com)
Kevin Randleman, recovering from a nasty staph infection, recently gave an update on his recovery. He said he's healing well and the two large holes in his side as a result of the infection have gotten much smaller now.
Submitted Nov 29, 2007 10:27AM by DCRage - 5 comments
Filed under: PrideFC, General MMA
 
Fedor interview (2 weeks old)
(sukimma.blogspot.com)
Not sure if this has been posted yet. Just found it.
Submitted Nov 25, 2007 10:17PM by Manfred - 23 comments
Filed under: PrideFC, M-1 Global
 
Henderson: I'll beat Silva up
(thesun.co.uk)
DAN HENDERSON says he'll knock out middleweight champion Anderson Silva in the main event at UFC 82. The mouthwatering bout pits the two ex-Pride superstars together in the UFC for the first time. And President Dana White confirmed one of the most hotly anticipated clashes of 2008 is scheduled for March 1 next year.
Submitted Nov 23, 2007 2:45PM by Ordep - 29 comments
Filed under: UFC, PrideFC
 
Exclusive: Sokoudjou On Karo, Fedor-Lindland, Next Fight [Pt. 2]
(mmanews.com)
On May 3, MMANews.com's own Chris Howie sat down with current PRIDE 205 lb. sensation Sokoudjou to discuss his wins over "Lil Nog" and Arona, his one pro MMA loss, his judo match with Karo Parisyan, his thoughts on Fedor grabbing the ropes versus his teammate Matt Lindland, his upcoming PRIDE fight in July and tons more!
Submitted May 6, 2007 9:39AM by zephead - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC, Interviews, PrideFC, Fight Camp / Team
 
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