825 Search Results for PRIDE

Mar 3, 2016 11:49 am

VIDEO | TBT! Brawl breaks out at Pride 31

For this throwback Thursday, take a look back at the infamous Pride 31 brawl. The brawl broke out after Shogun Rua broke his arm defending a takedown from Mark Coleman. The referee attempted to stop the fight, however Coleman pushed him aside and continued the fight. At this point Wanderlei Silva and several other members...

Jan 28, 2016 6:39 am

Clip of the Day: Dan Henderson vs. Wanderlei Silva at Pride 33

Dan Henderson vs Wanderlei Silva at Pride 33 in Las Vegas, NV on February 24, 2007. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 27, 2016 at 9:48pm PST The good old days of Pride Fighting Championship are never far from fight fan’s minds. As many of the legends from the Pride FC...

Dec 23, 2015 12:47 am

PRIDE and WEC #WCW edition: Kenda Perez

Kenda Perez has been a longtime host of MMA related shows and brings a certain spice that we have been in awe with from day one. From bringing us back to the glorious days in Japan as the host of Best of PRIDE to the early days of some of the UFC’s biggest stars with the...

Dec 5, 2015 6:31 pm

Frank Mir recalls the time naked UFC & Pride vet beat up critic

We’ve heard some pretty wild stories about fighters getting in altercations outside of the cage, but this story about a UFC and Pride FC veteran beating up a critic in the street while naked has to take the prize. UFC legend Frank Mir spoke on his podcast, which was transcribed by MMAMania to recall the...

Nov 20, 2015 8:31 am

#FBF! Re-live the greatest KO’s in PRIDE history

Another lookback to Pride good old days – Those were some insane KOs Posted by MMA by Lowkick.com on Thursday, November 19, 2015 For Flashback Friday (FBF) check out a compilation of some of the greatest KO’s in Pride FC history! In addition, the video features a few select knockouts from various other promotions! Enjoy!

Nov 3, 2015 8:12 pm

On this day: Rampage earns 1st Pride FC victory

Nov3.2001 23 year old @Rampage4real earns his 1st victory in a PRIDE FC ring, when he knocks out Yuki Ishikawa pic.twitter.com/4lE8KpE9cn — MMA History Today (@MMAHistoryToday) November 3, 2015 While we already reminisced on ‘Today In MMA History’ earlier today, we have one more classic memory for you! On this day 14 years ago Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson...

Oct 30, 2015 8:21 am

Free Fight: Henderson vs. Belfort I from Pride 32

UFC Fight Night: Belfort vs. Henderson III goes down next weekend in Sao Paulo Brazil. Ahead of that fight take a look back at Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort’s first fight, from back at Pride 32 in 2006.

Oct 2, 2015 10:43 am

Former Pride Boss On Fedor Making $2.5M: ‘This Is Absolutely Not True’

Fedor Emelianenko shocked the MMA World when he announced that he had signed a contract to fight for former Pride FC boss Nobuyuki Sakakibara’s new Japanese promotion on New Year’s Eve. Shortly after news broke that “The Last Emperor” had in fact signed a deal to fight in Japan, Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer...

Sep 24, 2015 12:02 am

Top 5 current UFC fighters from Pride

Back in the day Pride FC was all the rage. Once the UFC gained some popularity there was always that debate of who had the better fighters. Well a lot of those fighters eventually found themselves inside the octagon and a lot of them made major impacts on the UFC upon their arrival. Still, there...

Sep 23, 2015 5:02 pm

Former Pride Boss: ‘Fedor’s Opponent Will Mean Something For Future Of MMA’

At this past Saturday’s Bellator ‘Dynamite’ event it was announced that Fedor Emelianenko will be headlining an event in Japan, put one by the former boss of PRIDE FC, Nobuyuki Sakakibara, on New Years Eve. The card will air on Spike TV. It seemed like the popular thought was that he’d finally sign with the...

Sep 23, 2015 3:42 am

Josh Barnett’s Favorite Pride Fight –– WATCH!

UFC heavyweight contender Josh Barnett (33-7 MMA) will fight in Japan for the first time since 2010 this weekend, when he squares off with Roy Nelson (20-11 MMA) in the headlining bout of UFC Fight Night 75. Barnett became a superstar in Japan while fighting under the PRIDE banner, posting a record of 6-3 with...

Sep 17, 2015 1:51 pm

Scott Coker Wants Bellator To Be Like Pride –– But Better!

Bellator MMA president Scott Coker just wants his promotion to be better than Pride FC, is that too much to ask? Coker spoke with media earlier this week, ahead of this Saturday’s ‘Dynamite’ event. When asked about his plans and expectations for the future of Bellator, he said simply: “I want it to be like...

Sep 10, 2015 4:24 pm

‘Crazy PRIDE Lady’ Will Return For Bellator ‘Dynamite’

  In a major announcement, Bellator MMA revealed on Thursday that Lenne Hardt, aka ‘The Crazy PRIDE Lady’ will be lending her unique voice to their big ‘Dynamite’ event. If you aren’t familiar with Hardt, she was the announcer for PRIDE back in the day and had a very interesting voice. Basically she sounded crazy...

Sep 2, 2015 3:22 am

REPLAY! Josh Barnett Makes Quick Work Of Mark Hunt In Pride

Check out the video below, released by the UFC, showing the fight between current UFC heavyweights Josh Barnett and Mark Hunt as they battled it out in Pride FC. As soon as the fight hit the mat it was basically a wrap for the submission grappling ace Barnett who forced Hunt to tap out with...

Aug 21, 2015 1:50 pm

Is PRIDE Making a Comeback In Japan?

What’s the saying, ‘PRIDE Never dies’? Well, that might be true after all. According to Stud Show Radio’s Justin Buchholz, the people behind PRIDE are coming back and doing a whole new MMA promotion called Samurai. All you fanboys take a deep breathe and calm down. This is information that was passed on to Buchholz,...

Aug 18, 2015 4:53 am

FACT! — Ronda ArouseMe A Pride Era MMA Fan Girl

UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is fine with the fact that there’s a porn parody film coming out with the lead character being ‘Ronda ArouseMe’. The star of the film, Kleio Valentien, recently talked to Submission Radio about the film and revealed that she’s actually a big fan of Pride and used to watch MMA...

Aug 16, 2015 4:06 pm

“The Reem” recalls his first big win over Vitor Belfort in PRIDE

Before Alistair Overeem ever became a contender to the UFC heavyweight championship, he was struggling to pick up his first big win that would put him on the map. “The Reem” started out his professional fighting career as a kickboxer before he quickly added “mixed martial artist” to his resume. Overeem balanced the two gigs...

Jun 4, 2015 5:51 pm

Bellator Says Goodbye To 8 Fighters, Including A Former PRIDE And UFC Vet

Bellator MMA has parted ways with 8 fighters on its roster. Among the 8, probably most notable is former Pride and UFC fighter Rameau Sokoudjou. Here’s the full list below: Rafael Silva Antonio Duarte Alejandro Villalobos Jesse Juarez Curtis Millender Razak Al- Hassan Rameau Sokoudjou Julio Cesar Neves Bellator is continuing to grow their roster...

Apr 13, 2015 10:01 am

Dan Henderson: ‘Only Me And Nogueira Were Clean In PRIDE’

In a video interview with Rick J. Lee, Dan Henderson talks about drug testing. More specifically he talks about how easy it was for fighters to fake results and how it was back in the PRIDE FC days. Check it out. “The way it was, I knew exactly when I was going to get drug...

Apr 8, 2015 12:14 pm

PRIDE! The Story of a Gay MMA Fighter — WATCH!

Danny Ryan has started a Kickstarter to fund a short film he wants to create titled, ‘Pride Fighter’. The short film is about a young fighter who comes out of the closet and loses support from his boyfriend and training partners. Urijah Faber Drops by BJPENN.COM’s and Team Alpha Male’s “Stud Show Radio” to talk...

Feb 3, 2015 10:41 am

Lombard’s Pride And Joy?

Hector Lombard is one of the UFC’s scariest fighters, his path of destruction being nearly unmatched. Today however, Lombard shows his softer side as he tends to his garden, in South Florida. Check it: Just posted a photo http://t.co/DBSvU661Y5 — Hector Lombard (@HectorLombard) February 3, 2015 A photo posted by Hector Lombard (@hectorlombard) on Feb...

Nov 7, 2014 9:58 am

Report: Former PRIDE FC Fighter Murdered In Drive By Shooting

Reports are circling this morning, on the global front, regarding a drive-by shooting that recently took place in The Netherlands. PRIDE Fighting Championship veteran, Hans Nijman, was reportedly shot and killed during the incident. Bloodyelbow.com’s Karim Zidan, breaks it down: According to several local news outlets, Nijman, who allegedly holds ties to Dutch organized crime,...

Nov 3, 2014 5:06 am

PHOTO | Alistair Overeem Reminisces On Pride FC Days

UFC fighter, and former Pride FC fighter Alistair Overeem posted a photo on his Instagram of himself and a star studded group of Pride FC legends from the 2005 light heavyweight Grand-Prix. Pride! TB! 2005 Light-Heavyweight GP! I miss the old days in Japan! Ein von Alistair Overeem (@alistairovereem) gepostetes Foto am Nov 11, 2014 at...

Sep 18, 2014 7:40 pm

Roy Nelson Ready For Velasquez Bout, & White Pride Tattoo

“I can put ‘White Pride’ on my chest. He has his ‘Brown Pride’ on his chest. Wait, that isn’t the same thing, is it?” “I think any time you’re the champ, you just want to live it up,” Nelson said. “If I was the champ, I’d call it a day. ‘I’ve got pigeon toe. Oh,...

Sep 10, 2014 12:34 pm

R.I.P. – PRIDE and WWE Competitor Dies At 43

Sean O’haire, a PRIDE FC, WWE, and WCW veteran passed away Monday (Sept. 8) at his family home in Spartanburg, South Carolina. After rising through the pro-wrestling ranks, O’Haire took to combat sports where he competed for PRIDE FC, K-1 and other regional promotions. His cause of death is unknown.