Pride Final Conflict Absolute

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Pride Final Conflict Absolute
Information
Promotion Pride Fighting Championships
Date September 10, 2006
Venue Saitama Super Arena
City Saitama
Event chronology
Pride Bushido 12 Pride Final Conflict Absolute Pride 32: The Real Deal

Pride Final Conflict Absolute was a mixed martial arts event held by the Pride Fighting Championships. It took place at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan on September 10, 2006.

Background[edit]

This event comprised the semifinal and final rounds of the Pride Open-Weight Grand Prix tournament. The tournament began on May 5, 2006 at the Total Elimination Absolute event and then continued on July 1, 2006 at Critical Countdown Absolute.

Results[edit]

Main card
Weight class Method Round Time Notes
Mirko Filipović def. Josh Barnett Submission (punches) 1 7:32 [a]
Ricardo Arona def. Alistair Overeem Submission (punches) 1 4:28
Mauricio Rua def. Cyrille Diabate TKO (stomps) 1 5:29
Kazuhiro Nakamura def. Yoshihiro Nakao Decision (unanimous) 3 5:00
Ricardo Morais def. Lee Tae-Hyun TKO (corner stoppage) 1 8:08
Aleksander Emelianenko def. Sergei Kharitonov TKO (punches) 1 6:45
Josh Barnett def. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Decision (split) 2 5:00 [b]
Mirko Filipovic def. Wanderlei Silva KO (head kick) 1 5:26 [c]
Evangelista Santos def. Yosuke Nishijima Submission (rear-naked choke) 1 3:24
  1. ^ Filipovic won the 2006 Pride Openweight Grand Prix Championship
  2. ^ 2006 Pride Openweight Grand Prix Semifinals bout
  3. ^ 2006 Pride Openweight Grand Prix Semifinals bout


Pride 2006 Openweight Grand Prix Bracket[edit]

Opening round
(PRIDE Total Elimination Absolute)
Quarterfinals
(PRIDE Critical Countdown Absolute)
Semifinals
(PRIDE Final Conflict Absolute)
Finals
(PRIDE Final Conflict Absolute)
                       
United States Josh Barnett SUB
Russia Aleksander Emelianenko 11:57
United States Josh Barnett SUB
New Zealand Mark Hunt 2:02
New Zealand Mark Hunt TKO
Japan Tsuyoshi Kohsaka 14:15
United States Josh Barnett DEC
Brazil Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira 15:00
Brazil Fabricio Werdum SUB
Netherlands Alistair Overeem 13:43
Brazil Fabricio Werdum 20:00
Brazil Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira DEC
Brazil Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira SUB
Brazil Wagner da Conceicao Martins 2:17
United States Josh Barnett 7:32
Croatia Mirko Filipović SUB
Croatia Mirko Filipović TKO
Japan Ikuhisa Minowa 1:10
Croatia Mirko Filipović TKO
Japan Hidehiko Yoshida 7:38
Japan Hidehiko Yoshida SUB
Japan Yosuke Nishijima 2:33
Croatia Mirko Filipović KO
Brazil Wanderlei Silva 5:26
Japan Kazuyuki Fujita KO
England James Thompson 8:25
Japan Kazuyuki Fujita 9:21
Brazil Wanderlei Silva1 TKO
Russia Fedor Emelianenko BYE
 

1Fedor Emelianenko suffered a hand injury and could not participate in the tournament. He was replaced by Wanderlei Silva.

Withdrawals[edit]

  • On August 5, 2006, Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipović announced his withdrawal from the tournament following a dispute over pay with Pride.[1] On August 7, 2006 it was reported that the matter had been resolved and Filipović would once again take his place in the finals. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cro Cop" to Walk Way from Pride GP – Sherdog.com, August 5, 2006
  2. ^ "Cro Cop" and DSE Reach Financial Terms – Sherdog.com, August 7, 2006

See also[edit]

External links[edit]