Ken Shamrock "The World's Most Dangerous Man"

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Pro Record: 28-15-2 (Win-Loss-Draw)
Team: Lion's Den
Age: 51
Sex: Male
Height: 6 Feet. 0 Inch(es).
Weight: 205 lbs.
Out of: Reno, NV
Born: Macon, GA
Ken Shamrock is an American MMA fighter and UFC Hall of Famer. He is best known for his participation in the UFC, Pancrase, Cage Rage, and PRIDE FC. He is also a former professional wrestler, best known for his participation in the WWF. Shamrock was the first UFC Superfight Champion, the same title that eventually was renamed the UFC Heavyweight Championship when weight categories were introduced to the UFC. He was also the first MMA Heavyweight Champion in Japan, winning the title of King of Pancrase. Shamrock also appeared as one of the coaches on the reality series, The Ultimate Fighter 3. During his reign as the UFC Superfight Champion, he was widely considered the #1 mixed martial artist in the world. Shamrock was also ranked by Inside MMA as one of the top 10 greatest mixed martial arts fighters of all time. Post UFC, Shamrock became the coach of the Nevada Lions for the IFL, and, after the IFL was disbanded, he fought at Cage Rage 25 and at an event his production company co-promoted with War Gods. Shamrock is also the founder of the world famous and legendary mixed martial arts camp the Lion's Den, which is famous for being the most dominant fight camp in the early UFC.

Ken Shamrock's Professional Record

Date Result Opponent Event Method Round Time
NSF 11/25/2010 Loss Michael Bourke King of the Cage: Platinum TKO/RSC 1 2:00
10/16/2010 Win Johnathan Ivey Return of the Champions Decision Unanimous Decision 3
NSF 07/18/2010 Loss Pedro Rizzo Impact FC 2: The Uprising - Sydney TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Strikes 1 3:33
02/13/2009 Win Clifton Ross War Gods 2/13/09 Submission Arm Bar 1 1:00
NSF 03/08/2008 Loss Robert Berry Cage Rage 25: Bring It On KO Strike 1 3:26
10/10/2006 Loss Tito Ortiz UFC: The Final Chapter KO 1 2:23
07/08/2006 Loss Tito Ortiz UFC 61: Bitter Rivals TKO/RSC 1 1:18
NSF 10/23/2005 Loss Kazushi Sakuraba Pride 30: Fully Loaded TKO/RSC 1 2:27
04/09/2005 Loss Rich Franklin UFC: The Ultimate Fighter Finale TKO/RSC 1 2:44
06/19/2004 Win Kimo Leopoldo UFC 48: Payback TKO/RSC 1 1:26
11/22/2002 Loss Tito Ortiz UFC 40: Vendetta TKO/RSC Doctor Stoppage 5 5:00 Title Fight
NSF 02/24/2002 Loss Don Frye Pride 19: Bad Blood Decision Split Decision 3
08/10/2001 Win Sam Adkins World Mixed Martial Arts Association: Mega Fight 1- Enter the Lions Den Submission Key Lock 1 1:26
NSF 08/27/2000 Loss Kazuyuki Fujita Pride 10: Return of the Warriors TKO/RSC Corner Threw in the Towel due to Exhaustion 1 6:45
NSF 05/01/2000 Win Alexander Otsuka Pride: Grand Prix 2000 Final Round KO Punches 1 9:43
NSF 12/07/1996 Win Brian Johnston UFC: Ultimate Ultimate 96 Submission Forearm Choke 1 5:49
NSF 05/17/1996 Loss Daniel Severn UFC 9: Motor City Madness Decision Split Decision 1
NSF 02/16/1996 Win Kimo Leopoldo UFC 8: David vs Goliath Submission Knee Bar 1 4:24
NSF 01/28/1996 Win Yoshiki Takahashi Pancrase: Truth 1 Decision Lost Points 1
NSF 12/14/1995 Win Katsuomi Inagaki Pancrase: Eyes Of Beast 7 Submission 1 3:19
NSF 09/08/1995 Draw Oleg Taktarov UFC 7: Brawl in Buffalo 1
NSF 07/22/1995 Win Larry Papodopoulos Pancrase: 1995 Neo-Blood Tournament, Round 1 Submission Achillies Lock 1 2:18
NSF 07/14/1995 Win Daniel Severn UFC 6: Clash of the Titans Submission Guillotine Choke 1 2:15
NSF 05/13/1995 Loss Minoru Suzuki Pancrase: Eyes Of Beast 4 Submission Knee Bar 1 2:14
NSF 04/04/1995 Draw Royce Gracie UFC 5: Return of the Beast 1 36:06
NSF 03/10/1995 Win Bas Rutten Pancrase: Eyes of Beast 2 Submission Knee Bar 1 1:01
NSF 01/26/1995 Win Leon Dijk Pancrase: Eyes Of Beast 1 Submission 1 4:45
NSF 12/17/1994 Win Masakatsu Funaki Pancrase: King of Pancrase Tournament, Round 2 Submission Triangle Choke 5:50
NSF 12/17/1994 Win Manabu Yamada Pancrase: King of Pancrase Tournament, Round 2 Decision 1
NSF 12/16/1994 Win Alex Cook Pancrase: King of Pancrase Tournament, Round 1 Submission Heel Hook 1 1:31
NSF 12/16/1994 Win Maurice Smith Pancrase: King of Pancrase Tournament, Round 1 Submission Arm Triangle Choke 1 4:23
NSF 10/15/1994 Win Takaku Fuke Pancrase: Road to the Championship 5 Submission Neck Crank 1 3:13
NSF 09/09/1994 Win Christophe Leininger UFC 3: The American Dream Submission Strikes 1 4:47
NSF 09/09/1994 Win Felix Mitchell UFC 3: The American Dream Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 4:34
NSF 09/01/1994 Loss Masakatsu Funaki Pancrase: Road to the Championship 4 Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 2:30
NSF 07/26/1994 Win Bas Rutten Pancrase: Road to the Championship 3 Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 16:42
NSF 07/06/1994 Win Matt Hume Pancrase: Road to the Championship 2 Submission Hammerlock 1 5:50
NSF 04/21/1994 Win Ryushi Yanagisawa Pancrase: Pancrash 3 Submission 1 7:30
NSF 01/19/1994 Loss Minoru Suzuki Pancrase: Pancrash 1 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from Knee Injury 1 7:37
NSF 12/08/1993 Win Andre Van Den Oetelaar Pancrase: Yes, We are Hybrid Wrestlers 4 Submission Ankle Lock 1 1:04
NSF 11/12/1993 Win Pat Smith UFC 1: The Beginning Submission Heel Hook 1 1:49
NSF 11/12/1993 Loss Royce Gracie UFC 1: The Beginning Submission Rear Naked Choke 1 0:57
NSF 11/08/1993 Win Takaku Fuke Pancrase: Yes, We are Hybrid Wrestlers 3 TKO/RSC Referee Stoppage from a Rear Naked Choke 1 0:44
NSF 10/14/1993 Win Yoshiki Takahashi Pancrase: Yes, We are Hybrid Wrestlers 2 Submission Heel Hook 1 12:23
NSF 09/21/1993 Win Masakatsu Funaki Pancrase: Yes, We are Hybrid Wrestlers 1 Submission Arm Triangle Choke 1 6:15
: Bout results verified by an official State, Tribal, Provincial, or Municipal Commission.
NSF: Non Sanctioned Fight
* : For a variety of reasons, including weight disparity and the demands of entertainment, Exhibition Bouts are held, in which the contest is unscripted and hard fought, but the results do not count on a fighter's Official Record.
NC: Fight Declared No Contest

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Ken Shamrock (born Kenneth Wayne Kilpatrick on February 11, 1964 in Macon, Georgia) is a legendary American mixed martial arts fighter and former professional wrestler. He is best known for his participation in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, the World Wrestling Federation and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. Shamrock is currently a subject matter expert in the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program (MCMAP). He has written two books, Inside the Lion's Den and Beyond the Lion's Den. He is the adoptive older brother of mixed martial arts fighter Frank Shamrock.