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  1. Report: 'Minotauro' Nogueira Wants 2 UFC Fights in 2015 Before RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sherdog

    ... next year. "Minotauro" tore his ACL in training three days before his last bout, a first-round knockout loss to Roy Nelson at UFC Fight Night in Abu Dhabi on April 11. Nogueira is 5-5 in the UFC, with all of his losses coming via knockout or ...

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  2. Junior Dos Santos vs Stipe Miocic Was Not A RobberyRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | MMA Mania

    ... gas tank and the ability to keep a consistent pace against lesser heavyweight top ten opponents like Gonazaga and Roy Nelson , but against JDS this wasn't the case. If Miocic wanted to win this fight decisively, he needed to do it in round one where ...

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  3. UFC on Fox 13: 5 Fights for Alistair OvereemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | BleacherReport

    ... as of late against men who are willing to exchange powerful punches. Mitrione fits right into that category. Roy Nelson has always been an interesting heavyweight. He has moments where he looks like he has the potential to go on a run within the ...

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  4. The Intervention: Joe Rogan Gets Brutally Honest with Brendan SchaubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | MMA Weekly

    ... try to do things on the side such as maybe getting roles in movies or opening up a crossfit gym with his friends. Roy Nelson is an awesome measuring stick. Unless you can beat Roy Nelson, you can't call yourself a serious fighter. Brendan Schaub, ...

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  5. UFC on FOX 13 complete fighter breakdown, Junior dos Santos vs. Stipe Miocic editionRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | MMA Mania

    ... Fabio Maldonado in under a minute. Prior to that, Miocic defeated some legitimate heavyweights, such as Roy Nelson and Gabriel Gonzaga. "JDS" is one of the most feared boxers in the sport. Known for both crushing speed and fast hands, dos Santos is ...

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  6. Joe Rogan tells Brendan Schaub 'You are not an elite fighter,' worried about brain damageRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | MMA Mania

    ... his last five matches heading into this past weekend, including knockout losses to Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Roy Nelson. Unsurprisingly, his road to title contention never got off the ground because Browne battered The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 10 ...

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  7. UFC commentator Joe Rogan to Brendan Schaub: 'You are not an elite fighter'Read the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | BloodyElbow

    ... was called with 10 seconds left in the 1st. It was Schaub's 4th loss by KO/TKO dating back to his TUF 10 loss to Roy Nelson in 2009, and it dropped him to 2-4 in his last 6 fights. Not even 48 hours removed from his latest defeat, Schaub experienced ...

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  8. UFC 181 results recap: Next matches to make for 'Hendricks vs. Lawler ...Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | MMA Mania

    ... If UFC wants to give Duffee a bigger test in order to fast track him up the ladder, a fight against No. 9 ranked Roy Nelson could potentially headline a UFC Fight Pass card or co-main event a FOX Sports 1 event in early 2015. Again, predicting ...

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  9. UFC 181: Brendan Schaub Faces High-Risk, High-Reward Assignment Against Travis BrowneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Rant MMA

    ... of concern is his chin. Schaub has been victimized by three first-round knockouts during his UFC career against Roy Nelson , Ben Rothwell and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira . His ability to absorb punishment will definitely be put to the test against the ...

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  10. James McSweeney Aims to be a Two-Division One FC ChampionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | MMA Weekly

    ... fighting against much bigger men, he went all the way to the semifinals, where he was stopped by 13-fight veteran Roy Nelson . According to McSweeney, he was only in the U.S. to work as a striking coach at Jackson's MMA and the opportunity to ...

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  11. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker: November 2014 EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | BleacherReport

    ... in the world, and they have amassed quality highlight reels filled with one brutal finish after the next. Both Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett have spent their entire careers settling the opposition with great frequency and have developed their own ...

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  12. UFC 180: Cain Velasquez awaits interim champ Fabricio Werdum, while...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... further setback, the UFC have mooted taking the belt from him altogether. Mark Hunt loads up to throw a punch at Roy Nelson in their heavyweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event inside the Saitama Arena in Saitama, Japan Although defeated, Hunt ...

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  13. Werdum stops Hunt to win interim titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... r-old Australian brawler with a history of thrilling fights, got the call from the UFC one month after he stopped Roy Nelson in Japan for his fifth win in seven fights, losing only to former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos in that stretch.

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  14. UFC 180 Post-Mortem: Path of Most ResistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Sherdog

    ... a knee injury in training and was forced to withdraw. Having last fought in September, when he knocked out Roy Nelson in Japan, "The Super Samoan" appeared to be in much better shape than usual entering the bout. His standup was effective and he ...

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  15. Monday Morning Hangover: Murk Hunt's Cinderella story comes to a disappointing endRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... run -- which included five wins in his last seven outings, with four brutal knockout victories over the likes of Roy Nelson and Stefan Struve -- by winning the interim heavyweight title. Standing in his way was Fabricio Werdum, another man who ...

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  16. Mark Hunt offers no excuses after UFC lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... to 10-9-1, is also intent on controlling his conditioning, rather than blowing out in the manner after stopping Roy Nelson for the first time in Japan in late September. "I won't put on that much weight and hopefully next time I fight we can have a ...

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  17. UFC 180: Mark Hunt and the Ultimate No-Lose SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... the last time the world saw Hunt, he was scoring a devastating knockout of long un-knockout-able stalwart Roy Nelson. After that, he retired to his home to get heavy and await another call from the UFC. That call came quicker than he anticipated and ...

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  18. Brazilian Werdum claims heavyweight title with a win over Hunt in UFC 180Read the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | Lifestyles

    ... Australian brawler with a history of thrilling fights, got the call from the UFC one month after he stopped Roy Nelson in Japan for his fifth win in seven fights, losing only to former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos in that stretch. Velasquez was ...

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  19. Werdum claims heavyweight title with a win over Hunt in UFC 180Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Australian brawler with a history of thrilling fights, got the call from the UFC one month after he stopped Roy Nelson in Japan for his fifth win in seven fights, losing only to former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos in that stretch. Velasquez was ...

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  20. Fabricio Werdum vs. Mark Hunt: What We Learned from Interim HW Title FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... and they work. He will be a very significant test for Velasquez when the champion can return from injury. and Roy Nelson, but neither of those two men truly challenged him on the mat; in this fight, we got that answer. Not only did Hunt stuff ...

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