PRIDE Fighting Championship, while it lasted, was the best MMA promotion in the world. It had the best fights, the most entertaining personalities and just an aura that was unmatched by anything else in the Mixed Martial Arts world.
DREAM has captured some of that feel. Their constant tournaments and great matchups really put the UFC to shame. Sure, occasionally the UFC will have a megafight that DREAM just cannot compete with from a rankings standpoint, but on a consistent basis the Japanese promotion outdoes the UFC.
I mean Sokoudjou, Bob Sapp, Shinya Aoki, Joachim Hansen and Hong Man Choi on one card? Awesome.moreless