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Put yourself there, in a floor seat at Saitama Super Arena. It’s early April 2007. Easter Sunday in Tokyo and even in the dark you can feel the enormity of the place stretching out all around you, like somebody scraped out the inside of a mountain and then sold tickets to get in. 6,553 more words
It’s been 10 years since PRIDE held its final event, and UFC officials are marking the occasion with a week-long “PRIDE Never Die” celebration, which includes the release of a few free fight videos. 146 more words
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I firmly believe that any man’s finest hour, the greatest fulfilment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle – victorious.
With five fighters representing his gym at Nov. 12’s UFC 205 in New York City, UFC and PRIDE vet Renzo Gracie (13-7-1) is happy to finally have an event in his backyard – an expression that, in this particular case, is barely an exaggeration. 536 more words