June 6, 2013

Know Your Roots ~ Video Roundtable and Breakdown Of Royce Gracie vs Ken Shamrock at UFC 1

Royce Gracie gained fame for his domination of The UFC. He became known for beating opponents much larger than he was, and between 1993 and 1994, he was the tournament champion of UFC1, UFC 2, and UFC 4. Gracie also fought to a draw with Ken Shamrock in Superfight at UFC 5. Royce Gracie popularized Brazilian Jiu-JItsu and revolutionized modern era martial arts. He holds the most submission victories in UFC history with 11, which he earned between UFC 1 and UFC 4. In his semi-final match against Ken Shamrock, Royce illustrated exactly how Gracie Jiu-jitsu could slay a giant!