Union of Wrestling Forces Internation (UWF-i) was founded on May 10, 1991, as a continuation of the UWF. Like the UWF before it UWF-i featured a more hard-hitting, realistic style than other wrestling promotions. Though the matches in UWF-i were predetermined, the federation is seen as the precursor to many of the popular MMA promotions that arose in Japan.
Here we have the master of the Ghettoblaster, Bad News Brown/Allen taking on MMA legend Kazushi Sakuraba in one of his earliest bouts.
When it comes to early 90s “enhancement talent,” few can compare with the magnificence that was the bemulleted, mustachioed grappler known only as LA Gore.
Until the double Doink run-in at the end of this match, every single person involved in this match has a mullet. Crush has a mullet. Shawn Michaels has a mullet. “Big Daddy Cool” Diesel has a mullet. Even the referee has a pretty decent starter mullet.
ECW in WCW? In 1993? Before ECW was even really a thing? But how? Before they were famous…ECW Originals Edition!