Two New Bouts Confirmed For PRIDE 33 On Feb. 24


The official website of PRIDE Fighting Championhips has recently confirmed another fight for their second U.S. show ever, being dubbed “The Second Coming” scheduled for the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada on February 24, 2007.

It will be a rematch of the PRIDE Middleweight Grand Prix tournament, as Mauricio “Shogun” Rua will again battle Alistair Overeem at PRIDE 33.

With that now known, here's an updated look at the OFFICIAL line-up as things stand now:

-Vanderlei Silva (c) vs. Dan Henderson (PRIDE MW Title)
-Takanori Gomi vs. Nick Diaz
-Mauricio “Shogun” Rua vs. Alistair Overeem
-Frank Trigg vs. Kazuo Misaki
-Sergei Kharitonov vs. Gilbert Yvel
-Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou
-Hayato Sakurai vs. Mac Danzig
-Kazuhiro Nakamura vs. Travis Wiuff

According to the official website of PRIDE, you can also expect participation from: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Ricardo Arona, Aleksander Emelianenko, and Kazuyuki Fujita.



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