Originally Posted by Diesel Power
Personally if I was just going to choose one event, I'd get Shockwave 2004.
Great fight card, stacked with big names (virtually all of the top names in Pride at the time), great finishes, just something there for everyone. Plus there's that kick ass opening show they have for the big Shockwave shows.
Highly recommend this.
Listen to this guy. He knows whats up.
Looks at all these awesome fights!
IKUHISA MINOWA vs STEFAN LEKO - 8/10
- The incredibly popular Japanese superstar, Ikuhisa Minowa, takes on Stefan "Blitz" Leko, a K-1 superstar making his MMA debut. Minowa gives him a warm welcome to PRIDE.
CHOI MU BAE vs Giant Silva - 6.5/10
- The undefeated Korean wrestler battles the 7'4, 400lbs giant of a man. This fight is somewhat entertaining because of the sideshow factor, but overall its pretty boring.
RYAN GRACIE vs YOJI ANJOH - 7/10
- Although the fight has some history behind it, the overall result isn't as good as you like. Still, it is decent for the time it lasts.
RYO CHONAN vs ANDERSON SILVA - 9/10
- A tremendous fight between two top 10 Welterweights(183lbs). A back-and-forth battle that ends in arguably the greatest submission finish in the history of the sport.
RULON GARDNER vs HIDEHIKO YOSHIDA - 8/10
- For the first time ever, two Gold Medalist meet in the ring as Greco-Roman wrestling Gold Medalist, Rulon Gardner, does battle with Judo Gold Medalist, Hidehiko Yoshida.
MIRKO FILIPOVIC vs KEVIN RANDLEMAN - 9/10
- This is the rematch between the two fighters after the shocking events that transpired at Total Elimination 2004. Short and sweet.
DAN HENDERSON vs YUKI KONDO - 9/10
- A war between two of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world. The result is considered controversial by many people.
TAKANORI GOMI vs JENS PULVER - 10/10
- STAND. UP. WAR. Takanori Gomi, the #1 ranked Lightweight fighter in the world faces off against former UFC Lightweight Champion, Jens Pulver. an action-packed fight wiht neither man backing down.
WANDERLEI SILVA vs MARK HUNT - 10/10
- In a special catchweight fight, the PRIDE Middleweight Champion and #1 ranked 205lbs fighter in the world, Wanderlei Silva, takes on 290lbs Mark Hunt, a former K-1 World Grand Prix Champion. An incredible fight and the debut of the infamous atomic butt drop.
FEDOR EMELIANENKO vs ANTONIO RODRIGO NOGUEIRA - 9/10
- After a controversial ending to their last encounter, the two best heavyweights in the world meet for the 3rd time on the biggest stage of them all. Both men show why they are considered the two best fighters in their weight class.
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Amazon.com: Pride Fighting Championships: Shock Wave 2004: DVD: Pride
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