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  1. Mirko Cro Cop Suspended for Two Years for Doping ViolationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | MMA Weekly

    ... wishes him well in future endeavors." Cro Cop briefly retired from mixed martial arts following a 2011 loss to Roy Nelson , but returned a little over a year later to fight in Japan. He returned to the UFC earlier this year with a victory over ...


  2. The Bottom Line: Benson Henderson's Big Bet on HimselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Sherdog

    ... caliber take, and it could go significantly better or worse depending on how he fares against Masvidal. Roy Nelson took a similar tact when his UFC contract was up for renewal in 2013. He was riding a three-fight winning streak and decided he would ...


  3. Pivotal Josh Barnett, Ben Rothwell Heavyweight Showdown Set For UFC On FOX 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Rant MMA

    ... a nearly two-year absence at Fight Night 75 in Japan. "The Warmaster" recorded a unanimous decision victory over Roy Nelson and picked up a Performance of the Night bonus. The former UFC titlist is 2-1 in his latest stint with the organization. The ...


  4. Josh Barnett vs. Ben Rothwell Set to Go Down at UFC on FOX 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | MMA Weekly

    ... N.J. Barnett (34-7) last fought in Japan at UFC Fight Night 75 this past September. In the bout, Barnett battered Roy Nelson for five rounds on the way to a unanimous decision. Rothwell (35-9) is a winner of three in a row and has established ...


  5. Heavyweight contenders Josh Barnett, Ben Rothwell face off at UFC on FOX 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 |

    ... June. Barnett (34-7) returned to the Octagon for the first time in nearly two years in September when he defeated Roy Nelson by unanimous decision in Japan. Overall, "The Warmaster" has won three of four and he, too, is right there among the top ...


  6. Josh Barnett vs. Ben Rothwell slated for UFC on FOX 18 in NewarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | BloodyElbow

    Barnett returned to the Octagon for the first time in nearly two years this past September against Roy Nelson in the main event of UFC Fight Night 75 and picked up a unanimous decision win. "The Warmaster" is 2-1 in his second UFC stint, with a TKO win over Frank Mir and a lone loss to top contender Travis Browne .


  7. Vintage TUF - The Ultimate Fighter Season 10: Heavyweights - Week 9 - Kimbo Kards O PlentyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | BloodyElbow

    ... them along. Just striking, grappling, and cardio training basically. The camera focuses on Justin Wren and Roy Nelson who will be fighting next, and Roy jokingly offers to help him work on anything he needs to shore up. I have to say, kudos to Roy ...


  8. UFC 193 fight card primer: Mark Hunt vs. Antonio SilvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | BloodyElbow

    ... for Mark Hunt. Following Hunt's first fight with Silva, the Super Samoan went on to knock out the iron-chinned Roy Nelson, but from that point onwards things took a turn for the worst. In Hunt's next two outings he was stopped by strikes, firstly by ...


  9. UFC 193: Mark Hunt, Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva Look To Produce Another Heavyweight WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Rant MMA

    ... time with the promotion. His entertaining style has netted five Fight Night bonuses and he owns notable wins over Roy Nelson , Stefan Struve and Ben Rothwell . The veteran has seemingly paid greater attention to his conditioning for this fight after ...


  10. UFC 193 fight card: Mark Hunt vs Antonio Silva full fight previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | MMA Mania

    ... Since his historic battle with Silva, Hunt has found mixed results. He scored a gorgeous knockout victory over Roy Nelson to return to the win column, but he enters this bout on the heels of two straight defeats. Meanwhile, Silva's slide has been ...


  11. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira: I Have Done a Total of 22 Surgeries; I'm All BrokenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... Mir. , revealed at the same conference that Nogueira tore a knee ligament several days prior to his fight with Roy Nelson. The former champion went ahead and fought anyway. One might ask why Nogueira's doctor didn't make more of an effort to stop a ...


  12. MMA rankings: Daniel Cormier, Jon Jones on a collision courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Josh Barnett returned triumphantly to Japan, where he competed for many years, defeating Roy Nelson via unanimous decision. Hopefully Barnett stays more active as the time is running out on his peak years as a fighter.


  13. Paige VanZant compares her MMA career to 'Roy Nelson in ballet...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... fighter, and I think that's what draws people to watch me. It's the same thing if you saw (heavyweight contender) Roy Nelson in ballet tights all of a sudden performing in Julliard; people would want to watch. It's something unexpected, it's ...


  14. The TUF Diaries: Season 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... that someone lesser known could still easily take him out and become a star off the performance. Comical moment? Roy Nelson in a massively egotistical soundbite saying "I thought I was the big surprise!". At this point even though he was the final ...


  15. UFC Heavyweight Brendan Schaub Calls It Quits, Steps Away from FightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    ... logged knockout finishes over Jon Madsen and Marcus Jones to advance to the finale where he was knocked out by Roy Nelson . "Big Brown" bounced back from the loss to Nelson by stringing together four consecutive wins, including victories over ...


  16. Vintage TUF - The Ultimate Fighter Season 10: Heavyweights - Week 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... kicks James throws, then him getting his hand raised. Good, the less of that the better. "Can former IFL champ Roy Nelson overpower the street fighting legend? Ora will Kimbo show up to do what he does best?" Mike Rowe asks me. After the intro ...


  17. Josh Barnett Proves Worthy of 'War Master' Label vs. Roy NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | Rant MMA

    ... here in the past, but his overall offensive MMA clinch work is at the top of the heap. This past weekend against Roy Nelson , Barnett put on an absolute clinic against the cage, battering the game but outmatched Nelson for the better part of five ...


  18. Josh Barnett Open to Right Matchup, But Acting Career Could Prevent UFC ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | Sherdog

    While Josh Barnett was impressive in taking a unanimous verdict over Roy Nelson this past Saturday --his first UFC appearance since December 2013 -- there is no guarantee that "The Warmaster" returns to the Octagon any time soon. According to a report from UFC Tonight, Leland Lebarre, Barnett's manager, said the heavyweight makes more money acting than he does fighting and currently has a "big movie offer" on the table.


  19. Hindsight - UFC Japan: Barnett vs. Nelson in retrospectRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... not the beginning. Similarly George Roop and Katusnori Kikuno seem like they hit a hard stopping point, where Roy Nelson just took one more step back down the road he was already on. Oh, and I banked just about even on fight picks going 5-5 (5-4 if ...


  20. Pic: Roy Nelson's hand is broken, grotesque following Josh Barnett fight at UFC JapanRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Longtime mixed martial arts veteran Roy Nelson was trying his damnedest to defeat Josh Barnett when they went to war in the five-round main event of UFC Fight Night 75 , which took place last Saturday night inside Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. Operating with a severely broken hand certainly didn't help, as "Big Country" today released a photo of the X-ray showing just how badly the bone separated in his heavyweight mitt.