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  1. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Says He Can Still FightRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 |

    ... to fight, but wants to focus on his recovery right now. He tore the ACL in his right knee days before fighting Roy Nelson at UFC Fight Night 39 in Abu Dhabi in April. He hasn't been cleared to train yet. He said: " I had surgery four weeks ago, and ...


  2. UFC Quick Quote: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira still has what it takes to fight in MMARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | MMA Mania

    ... 38, tells MMA Fighting he isn't ready to call it a career just yet, despite a frightening knockout loss to Roy Nelson earlier this year in Abu Dhabi ( watch it ). "Minotauro" attributes his poor performance to a torn ACL suffered before the fight, ...


  3. Fabricio Werdum's Coach Says Werdum Is a 'Dangerous Matchup for Cain Velasquez'Read the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | BleacherReport

    ... of the better Werdum's coming-out party as a legit heavyweight contender came courtesy of his UFC 143 clash with Roy Nelson. The Brazilian showed off his new At the UFC on Fox 11 event, Werdum showed a complete game as he dominated Travis Browne ...


  4. Vince McMahon Leery of Using MMA Fighters in WWERead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 |

    ... McMahon is also concerned that they wouldn't be able to handle the WWE schedule. In the past, Chael Sonnen, Roy Nelson, Frank Mir, and Shayna Baszler have all allegedly had talks with WWE in recent years. At one point, ideas were apparently even ...


  5. 5 UFC Fighters Poised to Regain Their FormRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | BleacherReport

    ... are five fighters poised to regain their form. But like the heavyweight destruction laid forth by the likes of Roy Nelson and Mark Hunt, Lauzon is a lightweight dynamo. With six Submission of the Night awards and five Fight of the Night ...


  6. Takanori Gomi vs. Myles Jury Added to Fight Night Japan CardRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | BleacherReport

    ... Also scheduled for the UFC Fight Night 52 card, scheduled to go down September 20, are super-hitting heavyweights Roy Nelson and Mark Hunt, who will top the card in the main event.


  7. UFC: Hangman wants to fight in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... at UFC Fight Night 52 in Japan in September. Kiwi heavyweight Hunt will headline the Japan card against American Roy Nelson and Hooker made a strong case during the weekend for another New Zealander to be added to the bill. Hooker, known as "The ...


  8. UFC Fight Night 43: 3 Fights for Jared Rosholt to Take NextRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 28 | BleacherReport

    ... for his next fight. Brendan Schaub was on Season 10 of The Ultimate Fighter , where he lost in the finals to Roy Nelson. Since his time on the show, Schaub has gone 6-4, earning notable wins over Gabriel Gonzaga and Mirko Cro Cop, while faltering ...


  9. UFC plans ambitious project in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | The Japan Times

    ... fighting like three times in, I wanna say, four or five weeks, you can't really take a lot of beatings," said Roy Nelson, who won the 10th season of TUF in the U.S. and is half of September's main event in Saitama, where he'll fight Mark Hunt. "You ...


  10. Gomi, 'Kid' Yamamoto and Akiyama to Fight on UFC Card in Japan in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | BleacherReport

    ... in his home country. Mark Hunt, a legend in Japanese MMA , will lock horns with ninth-ranked UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson in the night's main event. The eighth-ranked Hunt went 5-3 in Japan during his days with PRIDE FC in its cutthroat heavyweight ...


  11. Akiyama, Yamamoto, Gomi all set to compete on UFC's Sept. 20 showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 |

    ... Akiyama (13-5, 2 no contests) all return on a show that has already announced a heavyweight slobberknocker with Roy Nelson (21-9) vs. Mark Hunt (9-8-1) as the main event. Gomi, "The Fireball Kid" was the star lightweight in Pride from 2004-07 during ...


  12. Resurgent UFC Veterans Dave Herman and Walt Harris Square Off at Titan FC 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | MMA Weekly

    ... he didn't fair well there, scoring just one victory before losing four consecutive bouts to Stefan Struve, Roy Nelson, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, and Gabriel Gonzaga. He rebounded at Titan FC 28 in May, however, scoring a three-round, ...


  13. the Player: Fab detail, poor content in Ufc effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... he ducks and weaves to the absurd wolf paw tattoo on Jim Miller's chest to the curiously hypnotic undulation of Roy Nelson's gut, this is a game that spared no expense when it came to capturing the essence of the 97 fighters present in the retail ...


  14. Cro Cop reveals intricate gameplan for Jarrell Miller fight at GLORY...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... this. It will be a good fight." The last time he fought in the states, Filipovic lost by technical knockout to Roy Nelson at UFC 137 in October of 2011. However, GLORY 17 will actually be his American kickboxing debut. "It's always a bitch, nine ...


  15. Updates On Josh Barnett, Daniel Cormier, Miesha TateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 |

    ... following her victory over Liz Carmouche. "There's a big show in Japan on September 20 and the main event is Roy Nelson vs. Mark Hunt. I'm hearing that Miesha Tate could fight Rin Nakai, who is about to be signed to the UFC. She's one of the rising ...


  16. Miesha Tate-Rin Nakai Targeted for UFC Fight Night JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Sherdog

    ... Japan takes place at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, and is headlined by a heavyweight clash between Roy Nelson and Mark Hunt. After falling to Cat Zingano and Ronda Rousey in her first two UFC appearances, Tate earned her first Octagon ...


  17. 'Minotauro' Nogueira undergoes knee surgery, eyes early 2015 UFC returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 |

    ... to the Octagon this year. "Minotauro" tore his right ACL days before his UFC Fight Night 39 main event against Roy Nelson , but decided to fight with the injury. The bout lasted less than four minutes, as Nelson knocked Nogueira out after rocking ...


  18. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Undergoes Knee Surgery - Out Six MonthsRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 |

    Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Undergoes Knee Surgery - Out Six Months Posted by Larry Csonka on 06.18.2014 Due to an ACL tear... According to , Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira tore his right ACL days before his UFC Fight Night 39 main event against Roy Nelson, a fight he lost via RD1 KO.


  19. Report: 'Minotauro' Nogueira Undergoes Successful ACL Surgery, Faces 6-Month RehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Sherdog

    ... to take six months. Nogueira last fought at UFC Fight Night in Abu Dhabi on April 11, when he was knocked out by Roy Nelson 3:37 into the opening round of their featured heavyweight encounter. Shortly thereafter, the Brazilian told ...


  20. After UFC 174: What's Next for Andrei Arlovski in the UFC?Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... The UFC could also go the "potential entertaining rematch" route and give Arlovski a fight against either Roy Nelson or Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. Arlovski beat Nelson via knockout in October 2008, but he did so in controversial circumstances after ...