The Ultimate Fighting Championship celebrates 20 years today. A world leader in its field the UFC is synonymous with spectacular entertainment and is truly the world’s fastest growing sport. It’s first champion, Royce Gracie is the sole reason I became hooked on what was to evolve into the sport we know and love today.
It’s fitting, as it’s throwback Tuesday, to dig into WHOA! TV’s vault and showcase an exclusive interview I conducted with him in 2012. Enjoy and feel free to share your thoughts on the UFC’s early days.