ROY NELSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Yep Roy Nelson Broke His Hand On Big Nog’s Face

It was a very one sided fight this past Friday for Big Country as he took on MMA legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in the main event of UFC Abu Dhabi.  Nelson did not come away damage free however as he has an obvious broken hand from landing one of his very powerful rights.  Roy will need some time to recover and when he comes back it will be a travesty if him and Mark Hunt don’t...
Via Tito Couture
4 days ago  |  Discuss

‘Big Country’ clobbers ‘Big Nog’ in Abu Dhabi (Video)

A heavyweight tilt scheduled for five rounds between KO artist Roy ‘Big Country’ Nelson, and mixed martial arts legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, headlined the UFC’s 39th Fight Night card earlier today inside of Abu Dhabi’s du Arena. The two 37-year-old fighters would look to put themselves back into the title talks after an unimpressive 2013 campaign, respectively. We all...
Via Fight Booth
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Roy Nelson demolishes Big Nog with a devastating KO

Please stop fighting, Big Nog. I don’t want to keep watching you get hurt. It’s just not fun. If you ask me, the fight between Roy Nelson and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira should’ve been stopped about 20 seconds before Roy finally shut off Nog’s lights and maybe pulled the curtain on his career. Why did the ref even keep it going? Why must men be sent into unconsciousness before...
Via Fight Hub TV
9 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Nogueira vs. Nelson results

Today’s UFC Fight Night card was UFC‘s first trip to Abu Dhabi in four years. The card was headlined by a heavyweight bout between MMA legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and knockout artist Roy Nelson. UFC Fight Night: Nogueira vs. Nelson took place from the du Arena in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The following are the results for UFC Fight Night: Nogueira vs. Nelson: Heavyweight...
Via Players View
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Roy Nelson Brutally KO’s Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira At UFC Fight Night 39

Roy Nelson punished Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira with his right hand power punching tonight at UFC Fight Night 39, dropping him a couple of times before finally knocking him out late in the first round. Round One: We’re underway in the main event. Nogueira takes the center of the Octagon to start. ‘Big Nog’ throwing more punches, albeit tentatively. Suddenly Nelson unleashes with...
Via Fight Of The Night
9 days ago  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Nogueira’ Complete Betting Odds

“UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Nogueira” isn’t generating much buzz, but the Gambling Gods believe Friday’s featured attraction between Roy Nelson (pictured) and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira will be a close contest. Nelson is a slight -130 odds-on favorite to leave Abu Dhabi victorious, while Big Nog comes in just behind as an EVEN bet. Don’t forget, the fights start bright and...
Via 5thRound.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Nogueira’ Weigh-In Results

The official weigh-ins for “UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Nogueira” took place Thursday at Cornish’s East Plaza in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The UFC was having issues with their live stream, so video is not currently available. Heavyweight Roy Nelson (pictured) battles former interim champ Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in the show’s featured attraction. Veterans Clay Guida...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: highlights of Roy Nelson in UFC

With his easily identifiable beard and gut as well as a fierce right hand, Roy Nelson has become someone whose bouts are anticipated in UFC, no matter the opponent. This Friday, Nelson will be fighting Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in the main event of UFC’s latest Fight Night card. A Nelson bout is a simple one to look at: either he is going to knock his opponent out in the first round...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

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

Roy Nelson (pictured) will snap his two-fight losing skid this weekend – that is, if you were to ask the Gambling Gods. Nelson is a slight -145 odds-on favorite to beat former interim heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira at UFC Fight Night 39. Big Nog, meanwhile, checks in just behind as a +115 underdog. DU Arena in Abu Dhabi hosts the festivities. Don’t forget, the...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Nogueira’ Lineup Takes Last-Second Hit

The UFC delivered some not so delightful news Thursday about “The Turkish Delight.” An undisclosed injury has forced flyweight Alptekin Ozkilic out of his UFC Fight Night 39 scrap with Dustin Ortiz. With just eight days remaining until the curtain is drawn on their tango, the UFC has decided to save Ortiz for another day instead of locating a last-second substitute. The card...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss
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