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Cheick Kongo’s Contract Complete with Roy Nelson Loss; No New UFC Deal Expected

Cheick Kongo’s Contract Complete with Roy Nelson Loss; No New UFC Deal Expected

Cheick Kongo fought the last bout on his current contract when he lost to Roy Nelson at UFC 159 on Saturday. The UFC is not expected to seek a new…

Roy Nelson Likely to Fight Mark Hunt or Daniel Cormier Next

Roy Nelson Likely to Fight Mark Hunt or Daniel Cormier Next

Following his third consecutive first-round knockout performance, Roy Nelson is likely to face Mark Hunt or Daniel Cormier in his next fight.…

UFC 159 Results: Roy Nelson Crushes Cheick Kongo with First-Round KO

UFC 159 Results: Roy Nelson Crushes Cheick Kongo with First-Round KO

Roy Nelson at UFC 159 on Saturday continued to prove the naysayers wrong and endear himself to his fans with a first-round knockout of Cheick Kongo.…

Cheick Kongo Willing to Get Crazy to Beat Unorthodox Roy Nelson at UFC 159

Cheick Kongo Willing to Get Crazy to Beat Unorthodox Roy Nelson at UFC 159

In Roy Nelson, Cheick Kongo faces one of the most unorthodox fighters in the heavyweight division at UFC 159 on Saturday, but he's ready to do what it takes to…

Roy Nelson: “I Could Probably Lose and Still Get a Title Shot”

Roy Nelson: “I Could Probably Lose and Still Get a Title Shot”

Roy Nelson realizes what it takes to get buy in today's entertainment first, sports second world of MMA. Heck, he knows that even if a fighter loses, a title shot…

Roy Nelson vs. Cheick Kongo; Phil Davis vs. Vinny Magalhaes On Deck for UFC 159

Roy Nelson vs. Cheick Kongo; Phil Davis vs. Vinny Magalhaes On Deck for UFC 159

Two new fights have finally been added to the upcoming UFC 159 card landing in New Jersey in late April.…

Cheick Kongo Turned Down Fight Against Daniel Cormier on Short Notice; Wants Stefan Struve

Cheick Kongo Turned Down Fight Against Daniel Cormier on Short Notice; Wants Stefan Struve

UFC president Dana White recently revealed the heavyweight Cheick Kongo had turned down two separate fights offered by the promotion.…

“You’re Either Fighters or You’re Not,” Dana White Unsure Who Cheick Kongo is Waiting For

“You’re Either Fighters or You’re Not,” Dana White Unsure Who Cheick Kongo is Waiting For

"You're either fighters or you're not." UFC president Dana White appears to be growing weary of seemingly healthy fighters turning down bouts.…

Cheick Kongo Turned Down Fight Against Roy Nelson at TUF 16 Finale

Cheick Kongo Turned Down Fight Against Roy Nelson at TUF 16 Finale

UFC President Dana White reveals that Matt Mitrione wasn't the first fighter they called when a replacement was needed to face Roy Nelson at the TUF 16 finale. …

UFC 149 Results: Kongo Beats Jordan After Clinch Filled Fight

UFC 149 Results: Kongo Beats Jordan After Clinch Filled Fight

Sometimes heavyweight fights end with a devastating knockout in emphatic fashion leaving every fan in an arena on their feet. Then sometimes there is Cheick Kongo vs. Shawn Jordan.…