PRIDE FC Critical Countdown 2006 Results
From the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan
Saturday, July 1, 2006
Fight #1 - Heavyweight Bout
Pawel Nastula vs. Edson Drago
Nastula via arm bar submission at 4:33 in the first round.
Fight #2 - Heavyweight BoutYoshihiro Nakao vs. Lee Eun-Su
Nakao via TKO at 4:16 in the first round.
Fight #3 - Light Heavyweight Bout
Yoshiki Takahashi vs. Vitor Belfort
Belfort via KO in 36 seconds.
Fight #4 - Light Heavyweight Bout
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Alistair Overeem
Nogueira via TKO (corner threw in the towel) at 2:13 in the second round.
Fight #5 - Light Heavyweight Bout
Kazuhiro Nakamura vs. Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos
Nakamura via keylock submission at 4:49 in the first round.
Fight #6 - Open-Weight GP Quarterfinal
Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Fabricio Werdum
Nogueira via unanimous decision after 3 rounds.
Fight #7 - Open-Weight GP Quarterfinal
Kazuyuki Fujita vs. Wanderlei Silva
Silva via referee stoppage (strikes) at 9:21 in the first round.
Fight #8 - Open-Weight GP Quarterfinal
Josh Barnett vs. Mark Hunt
Barnett via kimura submission at 2:02 in the first round.
Fight #9 - Open-Weight GP Quarterfinal
Hidehiko Yoshida vs. Mirko Cro Cop
Cro Cop via TKO at 7:38 in the first round.
Critical Countdown 2006 premieres in North America on Sunday, July 2nd, at 10:00 pm ET, 7:00 pm PT.