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  1. Big Nog hints return at UFC 190, wants Frank Mir before year-endRead the original story

    Thursday | BloodyElbow

    ... again before the end of the year." AntA nio Rodrigo Nogueira has been out of competition ever since a KO loss to Roy Nelson in April 2014. He will also be one of the coaches for fourth season of The Ultimate Fighter Brazil opposing MaurA cio Rua's ...

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  2. Roy Nelson broke his right hand in Overeem loss; eyes fight with Josh Barnett nextRead the original story

    Thursday | BloodyElbow

    'Big Country' wasn't able to blast Alistair Overeem with his big right hand like he has done to several other opponents, and it's since been revealed that he broke his main weapon in the opening round. It's been a really rough patch for Roy Nelson over his last 5 fights.

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  3. Former 'TUF' Competitor Resurrects Life and Career by Helping Enslaved PygmiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BleacherReport

    ... Fighter: Heavyweights (Season 10). He then dropped a controversial majority decision to eventual season winner Roy Nelson in the quarterfinals before falling via split decision to Jon Wren attended Bishop Lynch High School in Dallas, where he was ...

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  4. 'I broke his ribs, I took years off his career'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NEWS.com.au

    ... he has the right team around him to propel him back to championship contention, and the next step was beating Roy Nelson at UFC 185 in Dallas just over a week ago. Overeem dominated the fight from start to finish, and outside of a few flurries from ...

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  5. 'Minotauro' Nogueira: 'Everybody wants to see someone beat Frank Mir in Brazil'Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | MMAFighting.com

    A former UFC and PRIDE heavyweight champion, "Minotauro," who suffered a pair of stoppage losses to Mir in the Octagon, is hoping that the UFC gives him another shot at Mir at the The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 4 Finale event in Brazil. Nogueira hasn't fought since a first-round knockout loss to Roy Nelson in Abu Dhabi, and Mir suggested a third bout with the Brazilian after stopping Antonio Silva in Porto Alegre, Brazil, in February.

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  6. UFC 185: Alistair Overeem Compares Roy Nelson to the HulkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | BleacherReport

    Alistair Overeem will probably be limping for a few days after spending 15 minutes smashing his shin across the amoeba-like belly of Roy Nelson at UFC 185 . " of fans in the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, on Saturday night.

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  7. MMA rankings: Cain Velasquez, Ronda Rousey remain No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Los Angeles Times

    Alistair Overeem was cautious against Roy Nelson, understandable given Nelson's penchant for knocking opponents out and Overeem's penchant for getting knocked out. The strategy paid off, as he landed enough hard shots from distance to earn a unanimous decision win.

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  8. Monday Morning Hangover: Anthony Pettis and Carla Esparza are dethroned in DallasRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | MMA Mania

    Another weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone as UFC 185 blew the roof off American Airlines Center last Saturday night in Dallas, Texas. Plenty of fighters were left licking their wounds, including Roy Nelson, who suffered his second straight loss.

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  9. UFC 185 main card results recap: Cejudo, Overeem, and Hendricks score decision victoriesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | BloodyElbow

    Bloody Elbow recaps the big fights from UFC 185 last night in Dallas,Texas. Here, we look at the main card bouts between Henry Cejudo vs. Chris Cariaso, Alistair Overeem vs. Roy Nelson and Jonhy Hendricks vs. Matt Brown While Saturday night's two title fights provided massive upsets, the other 3 main card fights featured few surprises as all the betting favorites earned wins.

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  10. UFC 185 Results: 3 Fights for Roy Nelson to Take NextRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | BleacherReport

    Roy Nelson is that rare fighter whose value to the sport exceeds his fighting potential, much like Matt Brown. No one is blind to his limitations, both physical and technical, yet his appeal eclipses that of many more gifted mixed martial artists.

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  11. Alistair Overeem (right) attacks Roy Nelson during their UFC 185 bout in Dallas on Saturday. REUTERSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | 24 Hours

    ... Alistair Overeem (39-14-1) looked liked his vintage self when he spent three rounds beating the fat off of Roy Nelson (20-11). Alistair showed his full arsenal of classic kicks and knees that would make any regular man pee blood for a month. The ...

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  12. UFC 185Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | Watersblogged

    ... for the UFC title, could Overeem vs Dos Santos finally be coming to an Octagon near you? "How tough is Roy Nelson? Roy Nelson is not human. The shots that guy took tonight. The kicks to the body were unbelievable. Alistair looked better than ...

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  13. UFC Quick Quote: Dana White 'likes' Alistair Overeem vs Junior Dos Santos following UFC 185Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | MMA Mania

    Three years after they were officially scheduled to meet for the UFC title, could Overeem vs Dos Santos finally be coming to an Octagon near you? "How tough is Roy Nelson? Roy Nelson is not human. The shots that guy took tonight.

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  14. UFC 185 results recap: Alistair Overeem vs Roy Nelson fight review and analysisRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | MMA Mania

    Last night , Alistair Overeem and Roy Nelson looked for the knockout at UFC 185 inside American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Overeem put together the first win streak of his UFC career by defeating Nelson.

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  15. Dana White interested in Alistair Overeem vs. Junior dos Santos nextRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | BloodyElbow

    UFC President Dana White suggested that Alistair Overeem's next fight could be against former champion Junior dos Santos, if the Dutchman wants it. Following an impressive, albeit tentative, performance from on Saturday night against Roy Nelson, UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem is already being thrust into new berths moments after earning the victory.

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  16. Dana White wishes Alistair Overeem 'had more killer instinct,' likes Junior dos Santos fight nextRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | MMAFighting.com

    Dana White liked Alistair Overeem's performance against Roy Nelson for the most part. He just wishes he finished "Big Country."

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  17. UFC 185: Grades for Every Main Card Fighter from Pettis vs. Dos Anjos Fight CardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | BleacherReport

    ... that a one-trick pony can only go so far Long questioned for his brittle chin, Overeem made a statement against Roy Nelson at UFC 185. He tuned Big County up with oblique kicks, knees and body shots, and he stayed away from the ultimate punishment ...

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  18. Overeem Compares Roy Nelson to The Hulk: 'Every Time I Hit Him, He Got More Angry'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Sherdog

    While Alistair Overeem was able to pick up his third win in four outings at UFC 185 , he encountered a less-than-appreciative audience at American Airlines Center in Dallas on Saturday night. The resurgent Dutchman battered Roy Nelson with a variety of kicks, knees and punches en route to a unanimous decision in a featured heavyweight bout, but the announcement of the decision was soundly booed by those in attendance.

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  19. UFC 185 results: Alistair Overeem outslugs Roy Nelson for decision winRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | MMAFighting.com

    The former Strikeforce and Dream champion was facing another heavy-handed veteran heavyweight in Roy Nelson at UFC 185 , with both in need of a statement win. Having flailed into knockout losses in three of his past five fights, Overeem looked like a fighter renewed in Dallas.

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  20. UFC 185 Results: Alistair Overeem Avoids Late Blow, Decisions Roy NelsonRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | MMA Weekly

    Alistair Overeem outstruck Roy Nelson in their main-card fight, earning a unanimous decision at UFC 185 in Dallas on Saturday night. Overeem avoided heavy damage for a majority of the fight, landing shots during key moments of the 15-minute affair before earning the judges' nod with scores of 30-27 across the panel.

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