Remembers: The Debut of 'The Axe Murd...

Remembers: The Debut of 'The Axe Murderer'

Nov 1, 2016 Read more: Sherdog

No one could have anticipated what was to follow when the first chapter in the Wanderlei Silva story was written on Nov. 1, 1996. Twenty years ago today, "The Axe Murderer" made his professional mixed martial arts debut at Brazilian Vale Tudo Fighting 6 , where he cut down Dilson Filho with punches 3:35 into the first round.

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