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  1. UFC fighter rankings: Mirko Cro Cop enters the heavyweight top 15Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | BloodyElbow

    ... just like Ben Rothwell and Andrei Arlovski. Picture the MMA scene in 2011. Mirko Cro Cop retired after losing to Roy Nelson , Andrei Arlovski snapped an 0-4 stretch by beating the likes of Ray Lopez and Travis Fulton , and Ben Rothwell almost got ...


  2. UFC Fight Night 64: Mirko 'Cro Cop' Filipovic In Search...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Rant MMA

    ... "Cro Cop" has produced a mediocre 4-6 Octagon record and was also victimized by knockout losses against Roy Nelson, Brendan Schaub and former heavyweight champions Frank Mir and Junior dos Santos . He was simply unable to live up to the advance hype ...


  3. Big Nog says he will fight Stefan Struve in Rio at UFC 190Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | BloodyElbow

    ... Big Nog will face Stefan Struve at UFC 190 in Rio on August 1. Out of the Octagon ever since a KO loss to Roy Nelson last April, Nogueira lately has been recording the new season of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil. He also underwent a stem cell ...


  4. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Stefan Struve Fight Announced for UFC 190Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | BleacherReport

    hasn't won a fight since 2012, suffering losses to Fabricio Werdum and Roy Nelson in the last two years, and he is currently featured as a coach on The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 4 . However, as reported by Thomas , particularly considering both ...


  5. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira meets Stefan Struve at UFC 190Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 |

    Nogueira dropped his last two bouts via stoppage, tapping to an armbar against interim champion Fabricio Werdum and losing via knockout to Roy Nelson almost a year ago. The former UFC and PRIDE champion hasn't won a fight since 2012, when he submitted Dave Herman .


  6. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Stefan Struve Set for UFC 190 in BrazilRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | MMA Weekly

    The match-up will be part of the growing card, which takes place Aug. 1 at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro. Nogueira will make his first appearance in the Octagon since losing to Roy Nelson in April of 2014.


  7. Alistair Overeem: Roy Nelson, His Turnaround and What's NextRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | BleacherReport

    Coming off of his victory over Roy Nelson at UFC 185 last month, Alistair Overeem took some time off to relax and recuperate from the slight damage he sustained in the fight. Overeem spoke with Bleacher Report after his vacation in Bleacher Report: You knew that Roy Nelson had a tough chin going into the fight.


  8. Heavyweights, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Stefan Struve, collide at UFC 190 in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Cage Pages

    ... on Aug. 1. It will be a year in four days when Nogueira last fought in the Octagon, when he was knocked out by Roy Nelson in the first round at UFC Fight Night 39 in Abu Dhabi. The 38-year-old Brazilian legend has only won two of his last five ...


  9. Bleacher Report Men's MMA Rankings for April 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | BleacherReport

    ... Teddy Holder. Alistair Overeem's odd path towards a heavyweight title berth continued by beating the heck out of Roy Nelson. Overeem, for the most part, avoided danger and showed the potent striking skills that once made him one of the scariest ...


  10. Junior dos Santos says fight with Alistair Overeem would be 'interesting'Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | BloodyElbow

    ... until July, but that hasn't stopped him from thinking about his future. Fresh off a unanimous decision win over Roy Nelson and a first round KO of Stefan Struve before that, The Reem has finally put together a win streak in the UFC. His first ever ...


  11. Alistair Overeem amazed by Roy Nelson's durability at UFC 185Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | BloodyElbow

    The former Strikeforce and K-1 champ spoke to Fox News about his UFC 185 win over "Big Country" in Dallas. Alistair Overeeem spoke with Fox Sports after his UFC 185 win over Roy Nelson and had some complimentary things to say about "Big Country."


  12. Alistair Overeem still marveling at the durability of Roy Nelson: I...Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | MMA Mania

    Roy Nelson has shown time and again that he can take a punch, as he proved during his three-round war against Fabricio Werdum at UFC 142 back in 2012. "Big Country's" toughness was on display, yet again, during his heavyweight showdown with Alistair Overeem at UFC 185 earlier this month in Dallas, Texas.


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

    Thursday Mar 26 | 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 ...


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

    Thursday Mar 26 | 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.


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

    Thursday Mar 26 | 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 ...


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

    Tuesday Mar 24 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Mar 18, 2015 |

    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.


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

    Mar 16, 2015 | 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.


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

    Mar 16, 2015 | 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.


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

    Mar 16, 2015 | 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.