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UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs Story Results

  UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs Story Oct 4, 2014 Ericsson Globe Arena Stockholm, Sweden (click on fighter’s name for detailed scouting report)   Main Card (UFC Fight Pass – 3:00 pm Eastern) Welterweights (five rounds): Gunnar Nelson (13-0-1) vs Rick Story (17-8) - Story wins via split decision (47-48, 49-46, 50-44) Bantamweights: Akira Corassani (14-5-1) vs Max Holloway ...
Via MMA Manifesto
20 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 53 Results: Story upsets Nelson, Holloway beats down Corassani

The Story of the night in Stockholm, Sweden on Saturday was certainly the five round main event that saw Rick Story emerge victorious over Icelandic up and comer Gunnar Nelson via a strange split decision that at least gave the right man the victory. Although Nelson did keep true to his trademark stoicism throughout the 25 minute contest, we did see him slow, and show some holes...
Via Fight Booth
20 days ago  |  Discuss

What’s next for UFC Stockholm’s Rick Story after upsetting Gunnar Nelson?

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...
Via Fight Booth
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Rick Story upsets undefeated prospect Gunnar Nelson in Sweden

Rick Story derailed the Gunnar Nelson hype train with a masterful performance on Saturday, out striking and beating up the Icelandic prodigy for the biggest part of 25-minutes in Sweden. The fight was supposed to be Nelson's introduction to the top 10 of the welterweight division as he headlined his first show after going undefeated through his first four fights in the UFC. Instead...
Via Fox Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Rick Story Defeats Gunnar Nelson By Split Decision At UFC Fight Night 53

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. Round One: 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. Story...
Via Fight Of The Night
20 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 53 Predictions

Main Card: Gunnar Nelson vs. Rick Story Story is definitely a solid step up in competition for Nelson, but I believe he still has the skills to claim a victory here. Story’s game is based around pressuring his opponent with aggressive, but not particularly technical or powerful striking, stifling clinch work and takedowns. Constantly closing the distance could pay dividends to...
Via Fight Of The Night
22 days ago  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Story’ Betting Odds (Main Card)

If you were hoping to see some exciting scraps at “UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Story,” it might happen, but they will probably be of the one-sided variety. The show’s featured contest between welterweights Rick Story and Gunnar Nelson is of significance, however, Nelson is expected to give “Horror” nightmares. Nelson is pegged as a 3.5-1 odds-on favorite, while Story checks...
Via 5thRound.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Gunnar Nelson Vs Rick Story Headlines UFC Fight Night 53 in Sweden

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...
Via Fight Of The Night
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelvin Gastelum vs. Rick Story booked at UFC 171 in Dallas

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...
Via Fox Sports
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelvin Gastelum wants Rick Story at UFC 171 after returning from injury

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...
Via Fox Sports
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss
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