MMA: Bas Rutten vs Masakatsu Funaki (1996) - considered to be one of the greatest fights in Pancrase history. Pancrase Inc. was a mixed martial arts promotion company founded in Japan in 1993 by professional wrestlers Masakatsu Funaki and Minoru Suzuki. 

The name was based on pankration, a fighting sport in the Ancient Olympic Games. Suzuki and Funaki practised catch wrestling. They based the promotion and its rules on professional wrestling. The promotion claimed that its events consisted of shoots (actual unscripted wrestling) rather than works (scripted performances). The promotion's champions were called "King of Pancrase". maradotv


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PALABRAS CLAVES: Bas Rutten vs Masakatsu Funaki