An experienced Mauricio Shogun Rua fighting out of Chute box Brazil. Takes on an even more experienced Alistair Overeem in a light heavyweight matchup at PRIDE Fighting Championships 33 THE SECOND COMING TO AMERICA. Overeem was fighting at 205 lbs long before he took a liking to horse meat and hit the heavyweight division of the UFC.
In this classic matchup we get to see more of the Dutch style kickboxing, on which Overeem built his demolition man brand. Watch as him and Shogun Rua go at it in this classic matchup. As the Brazilian shows us why he was considered one of the best Chute Boxe fighters to enter and dominate in Pride FC.