MMA Origins: The First King of Pancrase, The story of how Ken Shmarock became a legend
With the lead up to UFC 144 in Japan, it seems only natural to look at the spark that lead to the MMA explosion on the Japanese isles.
The Pro-Wrestlers Who Shaped MMA, Brock Lesnar Wasn't the First
The USA TODAY/Bloody Elbow Top 50 MMA Fights in History: 1993-1996
I know last time I mentioned talking about the entry of olympic wrestlers into MMA but I realized I needed to talk a little more about the evolution of the sport in Japan first.
Here's Sam Chan...