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Junior dos Santos Gets Title Shot with a Wi...

Apr 30, 2013Comments off1241 Views

Junior dos Santos is in line for a quick return shot at the UFC heavyweight title if he gets past Mark Hunt, but the same


Roy Nelson Likely to Fight Mark Hunt or Dan...

Apr 28, 2013Comments off1571 Views

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

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

Apr 28, 2013Comments off1306 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 off1256 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


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

Apr 27, 2013Comments off861 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


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

Apr 26, 2013Comments off1289 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 off1089 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,


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

Jan 29, 2013Comments off1883 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 off802 Views

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

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

Dec 17, 2012Comments off973 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.


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

Dec 16, 2012Comments off1082 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 off3781 Views

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


Roy Nelson Done with Shane Carwin After He ...

Dec 16, 2012Comments off2337 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


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

Dec 15, 2012Comments off1255 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 off1290 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


Ultimate Fighter 16 Full Weigh In Results

Dec 14, 2012Comments off1772 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 off400 Views

Watch the The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale weigh-ins streaming live on, 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 off545 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


Ultimate Fighter 16 Media Conference Call (...

Dec 10, 2012Comments off485 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 off785 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


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

Dec 06, 2012Comments off3103 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 off2292 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,


Cheick Kongo Turned Down Fight Against Roy ...

Nov 16, 2012Comments off1803 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 off1497 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


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

Nov 14, 2012Comments off1510 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 off811 Views

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


Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson Pass Random Dru...

Nov 09, 2012Comments off936 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 off767 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 off676 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


Shane Carwin Motivated by Dislike of Roy Ne...

Oct 30, 2012Comments off1263 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