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UFC 159 Fighter Bonuses: Pat Healy Banks $1...

Apr 28, 2013Comments off513 Views

The UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen fighter bonuses from Saturday's event at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

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UFC 159 Results: Roy Nelson Crushes Cheick ...

Apr 28, 2013Comments off592 Views

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

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Cheick Kongo Willing to Get Crazy to Beat U...

Apr 27, 2013Comments off370 Views

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

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Roy Nelson: “I Could Probably Lose an...

Apr 26, 2013Comments off740 Views

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

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MMA’s Great Debate Podcast: Michael B...

Apr 23, 2013Comments off471 Views

MMA's Great Debate Radio is back with four special guests from this weekend's UFC 159 card: Michael Bisping, Roy Nelson, Jim Miller, and Sara McMann,

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Roy Nelson vs. Cheick Kongo; Phil Davis vs....

Jan 29, 2013Comments off800 Views

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

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: Roy Nelson and Hector ...

Dec 19, 2012Comments off344 Views

Roy Nelson and Hector Lombard each blasted his way back into the MMAWeekly.com Top 10 World MMA Rankings with huge knockout finishes.

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TUF 16 Finale Fighter Salaries: Mike Pyle H...

Dec 17, 2012Comments off475 Views

The TUF 16 Finale: Nelson vs. Mitrione fighter salaries were released on Monday by the Nevada Athletic Commission with Mike Pyle topping the payroll.

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Roy Nelson and Matt Mitrione at the TUF 16 ...

Dec 16, 2012Comments off465 Views

After scoring a huge knockout victory over Matt Mitrione in the TUF 16 Finale main event on Saturday night in Las Vegas, can Roy Nelson's

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TUF 16 Finale Fight Night Gallery

Dec 16, 2012Comments off1425 Views

Check out our Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale fight night photo gallery, courtesy of photographer Scott Petersen.

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Roy Nelson Done with Shane Carwin After He ...

Dec 16, 2012Comments off1149 Views

Roy Nelson says he proved he was a superior coach with his fighter winning the TUF 16 finale, and as far as fighting, he's done

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Roy Nelson Caps Off TUF 16 Finale with Firs...

Dec 15, 2012Comments off552 Views

For a guy who says he only started to learn about striking a few years ago, Roy Nelson certainly has picked up the art of

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Matt Mitrione Speaks Out About Drug Testing...

Dec 15, 2012Comments off623 Views

Matt Mitrione breaks down drug testing in MMA, why it does and doesn't work and how Roy Nelson's approach as a 'poster boy" is lost

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Ultimate Fighter 16 Full Weigh In Results

Dec 14, 2012Comments off744 Views

The Ultimate Fighter season 16 will officially come to a close on Saturday with coach Roy Nelson meeting Matt Mitrione, while Mike Ricci battles Colton

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TUF 16 Finale Weigh-in Video

Dec 14, 2012Comments off208 Views

Watch the The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale weigh-ins streaming live on MMAWeekly.com, Friday at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT.

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TUF 16 Coach’s Blog: Ron Frazier on t...

Dec 13, 2012Comments off372 Views

Ultimate Fighter Team Nelson coach Ron Frazier is back for his final blog of this season, and he talks about the reality of the show

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Ultimate Fighter 16 Media Conference Call (...

Dec 10, 2012Comments off243 Views

On Monday, coach Roy Nelson and his new opponent Matt Mitrione, along with TUF finalists Mike Ricci and Colton Smith fielded questions from the media

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The Ultimate Fighter 16 Episode 12 Recap: T...

Dec 08, 2012Comments off335 Views

In the final episode of The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson, two fighters emerged as finalist and one did so by devastating

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MMAWeekly Radio Thursday: Roy Nelson, T.J. ...

Dec 06, 2012Comments off1081 Views

MMAWeekly Radio closes out the week with TUF 16 coach Roy Nelson, TUF finale fighter T.J. Waldburger and debate all focusing on this weekend's UFC

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Roy Nelson: Shane Carwin Became an Aftertho...

Dec 02, 2012Comments off891 Views

Roy Nelson says he's not concerned about settling any kind of rivalry with Shane Carwin because as soon as he dropped out of their fight,

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Cheick Kongo Turned Down Fight Against Roy ...

Nov 16, 2012Comments off702 Views

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

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Matt Mitrione Steps into TUF 16 Finale Main...

Nov 15, 2012Comments off662 Views

Just 24 hours after announcing the Shane Carwin blew out his knee and had to withdraw from his Ultimate Fighter Finale headlining bout with Roy

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Shane Carwin Off TUF 16 Finale with Knee In...

Nov 14, 2012Comments off491 Views

The hits just keep on coming, as The Ultimate Fighter Finale main eventer and TUF 16 head coach Shane Carwin has blown out his knee.

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The Ultimate Fighter 16 Episode 9 Recap: Th...

Nov 09, 2012Comments off340 Views

UFC president Dana White announced the quarterfinal matchs of The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson.

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Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson Pass Random Dru...

Nov 09, 2012Comments off444 Views

TUF 16 coaches Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson passed their random drug tests in October, which screened them for steroids and diuretics, but not recreational

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TUF 16 Coach’s Blog: Ron Frazier on C...

Nov 08, 2012Comments off352 Views

TUF 16 Team Nelson coach Ron Frazier talks about the latest episode in which a fighter turned to biting, and the concept of fighting to

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TUF 16 Coach’s Blog: Ron Frazier Has ...

Nov 01, 2012Comments off304 Views

Ultimate Fighter Team Nelson coach Ron Frazier blogs this week about a controversial decision, and how he believes some judges should be fired on the

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Shane Carwin Motivated by Dislike of Roy Ne...

Oct 30, 2012Comments off580 Views

Typically, the challenge of competition is enough for Shane Carwin, but heading into his TUF 16 Finale showdown with Roy Nelson, he has the added

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The Ultimate Fighter Episode 7 Recap: The J...

Oct 27, 2012Comments off424 Views

Bad judging has plagued The Ultimate Fighter 16: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson, and in episode 7, one of the worst decisions in the series'

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TUF 16 Coach’s Blog: Ron Frazier Says...

Oct 25, 2012Comments off338 Views

Team Nelson coach Ron Frazier talks about last week's episode and he says there was no doubt that Colton Smith earned a 10-8 round and