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Pride Total Elimination 2004

Pride Total Elimination 2004
  • Sunday 04.25.2004
  • U.S. Broadcast: Pay Per View
  • Promotion: Pride FC
  • Ownership: Dream Stage Entertainment (DSE)
  • Venue: Saitama Super Arena
  • Location: Saitama, Japan
  • Enclosure: Ring
  • TV Announcers: Mauro Ranallo, Bas Rutten
  • Ring Announcer: Lenne Hardt, Kei Grant
  • Attendance: 35,000
  • MMA Bouts: 8
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Fight Card

Referees

  • Yuji Shimada
    Emelianenko vs. Coleman I (8)Randleman vs. Filipović I (6)Ogawa vs. Leko (5)Kharitonov vs. Rua (2)
  • Daisuke Noguchi
    Nogueira vs. Yokoi (7)Silva vs. Miller (3)
  • Minoru Toyonaga
    Schilt vs. McGee (4)Herring vs. Takahashi (1)

Pride Total Elimination 2004 Wiki Update Wiki

Following on the heels of the massive success of the Pride 2003 Middleweight Tournament, Pride next focused on its heavyweight fighters in its 2004 single-elimination tournament. In the Opening Round, Heath Herring, Sergei Kharitonov, Paulo Cesar Silva, Semmy Schilt, Naoya Ogawa, Kevin Randleman, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, and Heavyweight Champion Fedor Emelianenko each earned a spot in the Quarterfinals.


Randleman advanced to the Quarterfinals by upsetting Croatian kickboxing star Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic with a famous first-round knockout.

Last updated 09.26.2012, 10:55 PM ET
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