PRIDE 2007 Schedule Notes

PRIDE 2007 schedule notes

The promotion announced the formation of a Super Heavyweight division (creating a Monster GP tournament).

Schedule of event dates this year:

2/24 Las Vegas (PRIDE 33)

4/8 Saitama Super Arena (PRIDE 34)

4/28 Las Vegas, May (Saitama Super Arena - Lightweight GP)

June in Los Angeles at the Staples Center (PRIDE 36)

July in Nagoya (PRIDE Lightweight GP)

8/20 in Osaka (PRIDE 37)

9/20 in Tokyo (Lightweight GP finals)

10/20 in Las Vegas, 12/31 TBA.

Names announced for the 2/24 Las Vegas event

Vanderlei Silva

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira

Emelianenko Alexander

Ricardo Arona

Dan Henderson

Kazuyuki Fujita

Takanori Gomi

Kazuhiro Nakamura

Kazuo Misaki

Hayato "Mach" Sakurai.

only question is how many of those names will still be there come february.  Not saying under contract, just saying Pride always puts names out there and takes them of.

I like the sound of the "Monster GP Tournament" :)

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