World GP 2005 in Hawaii


July 29, 2005

Aloha Stadium

Honolulu, Hawaii



BJ Penn, Rumble on the Rock veteran and former UFC champion, will face PRIDE veteran Renzo Gracie in

a MMA Super Fight at K-1's World GP in Hawaii on July 29th at the Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. The Hawaii

Grand Prix tournament will feature the boxing king of the four-rounders, Eric "Butterbean" Esch - Butterbean

will face the 6' 3", 330 lb. Rumble on the Rock veteran Marcus "XL" Royster. PRIDE\UFC\K-1 veteran "Big

Daddy" Gary Goodridge will take on the hard hitting UFC veteran Wesley "Cabbage" Corriera. Rounding

out the tournament, K-1 regulars Hiromi Amada and Carter Williams will face off while Yusuke Fujimoto

battles ROTR veteran Scott Junk. All bouts are schedueld for three rounds, three minutes each round with

a one round extension if needed unless noted.


Line-up (not in fight order):

Fight 1 - Hawaii GP Tournament

Scott Junk vs. Yusuke Fujimoto


Fight 2 - Hawaii GP Tournament

Marcus "XL" Royster vs. Eric "Butterbean" Esch


Fight 3 - Hawaii GP Tournament

Hiromi Amada vs. Carter Williams


Fight 4 - Hawaii GP Tournament

Wesley "Cabbage" Corriera vs. Gary Goodridge


Fight 5 - K-1 Rules Super Fight

Hong-Man Choi vs. Akebono


Fight 6 - K-1 Rules Super Fight

Musashi vs. Rickard Nordstrand


Fight 7 - MMA Rules Super Fight (3 Rounds \ 5 minutes each round)

BJ Penn vs. Renzo Gracie


Card subject to change