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  1. Dan Henderson vs. Wanderlei Silva: The Very Best Novelty Fight the UFC Can MakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BleacherReport

    Le. Will he be there to stay? We'll soon have our answer. Roy Nelson and Mark Hunt will throw down this September in the biggest circus bout of 2014.


  2. Cain Velasquez, Ronda Rousey still the ones to beat in MMA rankingsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Los Angeles Times

    Roy Nelson and Mark Hunt will collide September 20 in Japan, a battle of hard0headed and heavy0fisted fighters that could prove to be spectacular.


  3. UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs. Nelson fight cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | BloodyElbow

    ... event. The UFC Fight Night card set for Saitama, Japan is finally complete. As was known long ago, Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson will be the main event of what should be a FOTY candidate. Co-headlining this Fight Pass show is top 15 lightweight Myles ...


  4. Mark Hunt Cites Hunger as the Cause for His 'Unemployment' TweetRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 10 | BleacherReport

    ... MMA landscape, as they left the fanbase wondering if he had been cut from the UFC and his scheduled bout against Roy Nelson at UFC Fight Night 52 in Japan on Sept. 20 had been canceled. Dana White doused those fires quickly when he announced on ...


  5. Injury Forces Urijah Faber Off UFC Japan Card, Alex Caceres Takes His PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | MMA Weekly

    ... re testing positive for marijuana. UFC Fight Night Japan is headlined by a heavyweight bout between Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson, and will stream on UFC Fight Pass.


  6. Rumour: Urijah Faber out, Alex Caceres in vs. Masanori KaneharaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Cage Pages

    ... e on the situation as it breaks. UFC Fight Night 52 is headlined by the heavyweight contest between Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson on September 20 at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.


  7. Mark Hunt still fighting on Sept. 20, blames hunger pangs for cryptic unemployment tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | MMA Mania

    Not just for mixed martial arts fans, but for Roy Nelson, as well. "Big Country" was likely baffled at the recent social media post from opponent Mark Hunt, who claimed he was suddenly unemployed , despite top billing for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 52 Fight Pass event inside the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, on Sept.


  8. Nick Diaz and MMA's 7 Biggest Cult Heroes Right NowRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | BleacherReport

    ... interview with He also seems like a cult hero, as long as the facial tresses remain intact. Roy Nelson certainly has a large fan base, as his massive social media followings document. I'm willing to make a bit of an exception to ...


  9. Mark Hunt tweets he's 'unemployed;' Dana White disagreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 |

    Mark Hunt is scheduled to fight Roy Nelson on Sept. 20 in Japan. At least that's what the UFC is hoping will happen.


  10. Was Mark Hunt cut? 'Super Samoan' says he's unemployed, Dana White says hell no, he's notRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | MMA Mania

    ... kind of hard to do if Hunt is no longer with the promotion. The "Super Samoan" has been tweeting that he stranded Roy Nelson in "The Land of the Rising Sun" -- not by choice -- after suddenly becoming "unemployed" ... and "it sucks." Not my choice ...


  11. Mark Hunt Released by the UFC? Dana White Says 'Hell No!'Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | BleacherReport

    ... unemployed in a day lol this sucks With the former K-1 champion slated for a showdown with fellow power puncher Roy Nelson at Fight Night 52 in September, the idea of Hunt being released by the UFC would certainly be a stunning turn of events, but ...


  12. UFC Heavyweight Mark Hunt says he's now 'unemployed', Dana White says he isn't cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | BloodyElbow

    Although booked to face Roy Nelson as the headliner for UFC: Japan next month, heavyweight slugger Mark Hunt sent out a cryptic tweet today suggesting that it may not happen.


  13. 411 MMA Rankings 08.05.14: Heavyweight DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 |

    ... UFC champion Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum prepare for their big fight in Mexico City while Mark Hunt and Roy Nelson prepare for their big brawl in Japan. Plus, a former champion returns to the rankings for the first time in years! Check out ...


  14. Roy Nelson Wants A Rematch With Fabricio Werdum If He Wins UFC Heavyweight TitleRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 |

    Roy Nelson Wants A Rematch With Fabricio Werdum If He Wins UFC Heavyweight Title Posted by Joseph Lee on 08.04.2014 Werdum gets his shot in November... Roy Nelson recently told MMA Junkie that if Fabricio Werdum is able to beat Cain Velasquez at UFC 180 on November 15 in Mexico City, he wants a rematch.


  15. 8 Fighters with the Most Fan-Friendly StylesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | BleacherReport

    ... best heavyweight bouts in UFC history. Most of us were worried about Big Nog when he stepped into the cage with Roy Nelson. We had good reason: at 38 years old, Nogueira simply didn't have the same skill set, let alone the same chin, that he used ...


  16. Urijah Faber Headed To Japan, UFC Fight Night 52Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 |

    ... 20 from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, the card is expected to air entirely on UFC Fight Pass. Roy Nelson vs. Mark Hunt is the planned main event. Faber (31-7) remained unbeaten in non-title fights recently, defeating Alex Caceres via ...


  17. UFC 178: Gustafsson out Cormier inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 |

    ... heavyweight to contend for a title. Cormier has beaten the likes of Josh Barnett, Bigfoot Silva, Frank Mir and Roy Nelson, all big men, much bigger then Cormier. Cormier brings a whole new set of problems for Jones to handle, and for the fight fans ...


  18. Tim Kennedy, Josh Koscheck, Roy Nelson Rip NSAC over Handling of Sonnen, BelfortRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | BleacherReport

    ... doing sports enhancing drugs if you start attacking the pocketbook with big fines. in particular, UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson, known for his rotund physique as much as his heavy hands and iron chin, was clearly disappointed in the outcome of the ...


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

    Jul 21, 2014 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Jul 21, 2014 | 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, ...