The MMA story of a certain southpaw out of Washington who goes by the nickname of “The Horror” has been a very interesting one to follow over the years. Aside from the greatest welterweight of all-time, he’s the only other man who holds a win over our current 170 lbs. champion; he’s gone 5-5 over his last 10 fights since beating Thiago Alves and now, at 18-8 after at least...
Rick Story handed Gunnar Nelson the first loss of his career tonight at UFC Fight Night 53, deservedly coming out on top after five rounds of stand-up action.
Story with a two quick leg kicks to start. An inside kick from him too. Nelson goes upstairs with a kick, but it’s blocked.
Nelson steps in with a few rapid-fire right hands. Body kick from Nelson now. ...
Gunnar Nelson will headlined UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden on October 4th against Rick Story.
The Icelandic fighter is one of the most hotly tipped up-and-comers in the welterweight division at this moment in time, undfeated in fourteen fights including four victories in the UFC to date.
Along the way he’s notched up two ‘Performance Of The Night’ bonuses, including his last...
Las Vegas, Nevada – The Ultimate Fighting Championship® has confirmed that top 15 welterweight contenders Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story will collide in the five round main event of UFC FIGHT NIGHT STOCKHOLM on October 4. The entire card will stream live and on-demand on UFCFIGHTPASS.com, the UFC’s digital streaming service, to subscribers in 167 countries and counting. The...
Rick Story put ina a good performance tonight against Leonardo Mafra at UFC Fight Night 45, controlling the action before forcing a tapout due to an arm triangle choke in the second round.
Good body shot from Story to start the opening round. He targets the body again. Mafra unleashes a high kick followed by a flurry of strikes, but then Story immediately counters with...
Undefeated Ultimate Fighter 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum wanted to get a tough test in the welterweight division and he will get his wish at UFC 171 when he takes on veteran fighter Rick Story at the upcoming card in Dallas.
UFC officials announced the new bout taking place on March 15 late Friday evening.
Gastelum (7-0) is considered one of the most promising prospects to come out...
7-0 MMA / 2-0 UFC Record
7 Fight Win Streak
Notable Wins: Uriah Hall. Brian Melancon
16-7 MMA / 9-5 UFC Record
Won 2 of Last 3 Fights
Notable Wins: Johny Hendricks, Thiago Alves, Brian Ebersole
March 15th, 2014
American Airlines Center
On Friday night, a welterweight scrap between Rick Story (pictured) and Kelvin Gastelum was added to the UFC 171 lineup.
The March 15 event takes place inside American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas.
Story has alternated between wins and losses over his past six fights. “Horror” most recently posted a unanimous decision victory over Brian Ebersole in November.
A knee injury forced Ultimate Fighter 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum from performing at last weekend's FOX UFC card from Sacramento, but now he's been cleared, he's healthy and he has a matchup in mind for his return.
According to report via UFC Tonight on Wednesday, Gastelum has been given the green light to get back into training and book a fight and he's looking at veteran competitor...