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Ken Shamrock (born Kenneth Wayne Kilpatrick) is an American mixed martial arts fighter and former professional wrestler. He is best known for his participation in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, Pancrase, Pride Fighting Championships, and the World Wrestling Federation. In 1988, Shamrock trained as a professional wrestler under Bob Sawyer, Buzz Sawyer, and Nelson Royal. He debuted in 1990 in the Charlotte, North Carolina-based South Atlantic Pro Wrestling promotion under the ring name Wayne Shamrock. He later changed his ring name to Vince Torelli and turned heel, adopting the nickname "Mr. Wrestling". In 1990, Shamrock travelled to Japan, where he competed in the Universal Wrestling Federation and its successor promotion, Pro Wrestling Fujiwara Gumi. His first taste of mixed martial arts came following the exodus of his mentors Minoru Suzuki and Masakatsu Funaki from Fujiwara's promotion to found one of the formative Japanese mixed martial arts associations, Pancrase. Later, he returned to America to compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Shamrock would split time between the two organizations until 1996, whereupon he returned to professional wrestling, signing a contract with the World Wrestling Federation. He legally changed his name to Ken Shamrock in tribute to Bob Shamrock, owner of the Shamrock Ranch, a facility for troubled boys in Susanville, California, who was instrumental in turning Shamrock's life around as a teenager. Along with his brother Frank Shamrock, he is adopted. According to Shamrock, he lived in cars and was abandoned as a child. This was also integrated into the personal history of his WWF persona. He is the head trainer of the Lion's Den, a school of shoot-fighting, or what is more commonly referred to as submission fighting. He attended junior college at Shasta College in Redding, California and is being considered a possible choice for induction into the Shasta County Sports Hall Of Fame. Ken and Frank have an estranged relationship; Ken has claimed that Frank mistreated their foster father Bob, while Frank claims that the real reason for the fallout with Ken is due to his feeling that Ken was trying to keep Frank's career down. Frank asserts that he and Ken have never been close, and that his attempts to mend their relationship have been rejected by Ken. Ken's son Ryan made his MMA debut on August 25, 2007 at the Feather Falls Casino in Oroville, California defeating Josh Besneatte. Ryan Shamrock, a character played on-screen in the WWF, was not really Shamrock's sister. In fact, they dated for a brief period before breaking up in 2003. He appeared in the films Champions, Virtuosity, and Scarecrow Gone Wild. He also appeared in the That '70s Show episode "That Wrestling Show" as Wrestler #1. Ken is currently providing commentary for Strikeforce on NBC alongside Lon McEachern. Ken was born February 11, 1964. He stands 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m), and weighs 217 lb (98 kg). This DVD covers matches from 1990/1991, and 1997-1999. It includes the following matches, all shot in their entirety: Vince Torelli vs Speedy Gonzalez Vince Torelli/Bo Ragin vs Rick Slagle/Dan Grundy Vince Torelli interview Vince Torelli vs Trent Knight Ken Shamrock vs Bradshaw Ken Shamrock vs Val Venis Ken Shamrock vs Steve Austin Ken Shamrock vs The Rock Ken Shamrock vs Mankind Ken Shamrock vs Billy Gunn Ken Shamrock vs Boss Man Ken Shamrock vs Bradshaw (again) Ken Shamrock vs Bob Holly Ken Shamrock vs Jeff Jarrett vs Test (3-way fray) Ken Shamrock vs Val Venis (again) Ken Shamrock vs Triple H Ken Shamrock vs Meat All images included with this description are actual scans from the video, they are not file copies. DVD runs approximately 2 hours.