Episode 15: UFC 1

The first ever Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) event was recently released in its entirety by the UFC on YouTube.


UFC 1: The Begining took place in Denver Colorado in November 1993. In honor of its recent YouTube debut, our host recaps this historic event and discusses the legends/characters of the evening including Royce Gracie, Ken Shamrock, Taylor Wily (Teila Tuli), Gerard Gordeau, Kevin Rozier and more.

You can also watch UFC 1 on You Tube here.


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