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  1. Wren Back From Africa For New MMA FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CBS Local

    ... wrestler in his native Texas, Wren fought on "The Ultimate Fighter," competing alongside current UFC regulars Roy Nelson and Matt Mitrione on the long-running reality show. He was 10-2 in a solid MMA career, but injuries and depression led him to ...

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  2. MMA heavyweight Wren returns from Africa for a new fightRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Washington Post

    ... wrestler in his native Texas, Wren fought on "The Ultimate Fighter," competing alongside current UFC regulars Roy Nelson and Matt Mitrione on the long-running reality show. He was 10-2 in a solid MMA career, but injuries and depression led him to ...

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  3. Johny Hendricks Believes He Should Have Gotten the Title Shot Instead of Carlos ConditRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | MMA Weekly

    ... "I'm just going to keep beating people and beating people and beating people until there is no one left." Relive Roy Nelson's knockout win over Minotauro Nogueira from UFC Fight Night 39, as two of the heavyweight divisions legends went to war.

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  4. Edgar vs Mendes (!), Dos Santos vs. Overeem (!!) Locked In For TUF 22 Finale, UFC on FOX 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Cage Potato

    ... Miocic in at UFC on FOX 13. Overeem, on the other hand, is riding a two-fight win streak over Stefan Struve and Roy Nelson , the latter of whom he bested via unanimous decision at UFC 185. This is a fight that we've been waiting on for years, and ...

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  5. UFC Fight Night 75 Free Fight - Nelson Vs NogueiraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Fighters.com

    UFC Fight Night 75: Nelson vs. Barnett takes place on September 26 and in the main event heavyweights Roy Nelson and Josh Barnett will square off in a five round scrap. In the co main event, Middleweights Uriah Hall and Gegard Mousasi will fight it out to see who takes a step closer to the title.

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  6. Hopefully Third Time Proves Charm At UFC On FOX 17 For Alistair...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Rant MMA

    ... contender blasted out Stefan Struve at UFC on FOX 13, and most recently earned a unanimous decision win over Roy Nelson at UFC 185. Overeem has compiled a rather ordinary 4-3 UFC record with all of those losses coming by knockout. However, a ...

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  7. Tweet of the day: Mirko Cro Cop says his next fight is at UFC Fight Night: SeoulRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | BloodyElbow

    ... is who he'll get this fall. The 40-year-old Cro Cop (31-11-2, 1 NC) had retired from MMA following a TKO loss to Roy Nelson in 2011. He soon returned to fighting the next year, and is 4-1 in his last 5, with his only loss coming via submission to ...

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  8. UFC Free Fight: Josh Barnett Takes Out Gan McGee in UFC's Only Super Heavyweight boutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | MMA Weekly

    In the UFC's first and only super-heavyweight bout, two unbeaten behemoths battled in their Octagon debuts as catch-wrestling ace Josh Barnett aimed to fell the 6'10" Gan McGee. Catch Barnett's upcoming fight against heavy hitter Roy Nelson at UFC Fight Night Japan.

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  9. Uriah Hall Replaces Roan Carneiro, Meets Gegard Mousasi at UFC Fight Night JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Sherdog

    ... at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, and is headlined by a heavyweight clash between Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson . Hall is making a relatively quick turnaround after a first-round stoppage of Oluwale Bamgbose at UFC Fight Night in Nashville ...

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  10. UFC: Hunt to meet Bigfoot in epic rematchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... (10-10-1) has mixed his results since the meeting with Bigfoot, which left him with a badly broken hand. He beat Roy Nelson (20-11) but dropped contests to the 20-5-1 Fabricio Werdum (for the interim heavyweight title) and Stipe Miocic (13-2). ...

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  11. 'Bigfoot' Silva vs. Mark Hunt 2 targeted for UFC 193Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | MMAFighting.com

    ... The 41-year-old Hunt (10-10-1), who fights out of Australia, followed up that performance with a knockout of Roy Nelson , which earned him a late-replacement interim title shot against Fabricio Werdum at UFC 180 , but "The Super Samoan" loss that ...

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  12. Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos exchange words on Twitter, demand fightRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | BloodyElbow

    ... and demanding a fight. Overeem currently rides a two-fight winning streak, with victories over Stefan Struve and Roy Nelson . Dos Santos managed to get back on the winning track with a hard-fought decision win over Stipe Miocic in December, after ...

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  13. Fabricio Werdum to Defend UFC Heavyweight Crown in Rematch with Cain VelasquezRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Sherdog

    ... submission on an attempted takedown. Werdum is 6-0 since returning to the UFC in 2012, including triumphs over Roy Nelson , Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira , Travis Browne and Mark Hunt . His last defeat came under the Strikeforce banner when he dropped a ...

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  14. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira won't retire following UFC 190, still likes third Frank Mir fightRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... Despite calls from UFC President Dana White to consider retirement after his technical knockout (TKO) loss to Roy Nelson nearly 16 months ago, the revered Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt is inspired by the rejuvenated heavyweight division and has not ...

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  15. UFC 190 Notebook: Homeland SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Sherdog

    ... Brazilian has not fought since he succumbed to punches from onetime International Fight League champion Roy Nelson in April 2014 and has not recorded a win since October 2012. Nogueira went to great lengths to prepare for Struve. "We trained a lot; ...

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  16. UFC 190: Rousey vs. Correia - Idiot's Guide Preview to Stefan Struve vs Antonio NogueiraRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... to avoid depressing us this August 1, 2015 at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 1. Big Nog's KO loss to Roy Nelson is very indicative of where he's at in his career. Don't be surprised if Struve toe tags him too. I'll be perfectly honest. It ...

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  17. Ronda Rousey: Pro fight No. 10 - defeated Alexis Davis via KO (punches), 0:16, first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | LA Daily News

    ... my distance a little more. I set up an overhand right when she was already knocked out. I should have just done a Roy Nelson and walked away and been cool with it. But I just have this insecurity in my head, 'What if she wakes up?'”

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  18. UFC 190: Best DraftKings Fantasy Picks for Ronda Rousey vs. Bethe Correia CardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... the 39-year-old is way past his prime. He's lost his last two fights with each loss coming by way of stoppage. Roy Nelson knocked him out in August 2014 and Fabricio Werdum submitted him in June 2013. There's a good chance Nogueira is just about ...

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  19. McGregor or Not, It's Time for the UFC to Put 'The Ultimate Fighter' on HiatusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Cage Potato

    ... talent like the aforementioned fighters, as well as other stalwarts like Matt Serra , Nate Diaz , Ryan Bader and Roy Nelson . While later incarnations of the show have produced promising fighters like Tony Ferguson and a champion in UFC bantamweight ...

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  20. Lightweights Kajan Johnson, Naoyuki Kotani to Clash at UFC Fight Night in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Sherdog

    ... Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, and is headlined by a heavyweight encounter pitting Josh Barnett against Roy Nelson . A veteran of "The Ultimate Fighter: Nations," Johnson captured his first Octagon triumph at UFC Fight Night "Edgar vs. ...

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