6/13/2006 12:34am, #1
Pride MMA star, Hayato "Mach" Sakurai, no match for joe 6-pack
(Just in case this was not posted earlier)
PRIDE star gets nose broke in roadside fight
The Yomiuri Shimbun
May. 31, 2006
A 33-year-old construction worker is under arrest on suspicion of punching PRIDE mixed martial arts fighter Hayato "Mach" Sakurai and breaking his nose in Tsuchiura, Ibaraki Prefecture, according to Ibaraki prefectural police.
Officers from Tsuchiura Police Station arrested Kenichi Sakayori of Tsukuba in the prefecture Monday.
According to the police, while driving in Tsuchiura early on April 9, his car touched Sakurai, who was walking along a road. He got out of his car and picked a fight with the professional fighter. He then punched Sakurai in the face, breaking his nose.
6/13/2006 12:36am, #2
So much for 'aliveness.' :lol:Kungfoolss, Scourge of the theory-based stylists, Most Feared man at Bullshido.com, and the Preeminent Force in the martial arts political arena
6/13/2006 12:37am, #3
If he had been wearing his MMA gloves, the other guy would have been DEAD.
6/13/2006 12:41am, #4Originally Posted by War PhalangeKungfoolss, Scourge of the theory-based stylists, Most Feared man at Bullshido.com, and the Preeminent Force in the martial arts political arena
6/13/2006 12:46am, #5
Somebody contact Sherdog, we need to change Sakurai's stats from -
28 - 7 - 2 (Win - Loss - Draw)
28 - 8 - 2 (Win - Loss - Draw)
:laughing7Kungfoolss, Scourge of the theory-based stylists, Most Feared man at Bullshido.com, and the Preeminent Force in the martial arts political arena
6/13/2006 1:39am, #6
It's a shame you weren't there to protect him.
6/13/2006 1:47am, #7
What they didn't mention is that Mach suplexed him immediatly afterwards. And by "under arrest" they mean cardiac.Originally Posted by Osiris
6/13/2006 1:56am, #8Originally Posted by War Phalange
6/13/2006 1:57am, #9Originally Posted by Samfoo
6/13/2006 2:25am, #10
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