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Roy Nelson Meets Matt Mitrione in Heavyweight Grand Prix Matchup at Bellator 194 on Feb. 16 Events MMA News 

Roy Nelson Meets Matt Mitrione in Heavyweight Grand Prix Matchup at Bellator 194 on Feb. 16

TICKETS FOR BELLATOR 194: NELSON VS. MITRIONE ONSALE FRIDAY, DEC. 8 LOS ANGELES – The second of four fights making up the first round of the 2018 Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix will take place Friday, February 16 at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn. and will feature fan-favorite Roy Nelson (23-14) taking on exciting knockout artist Matt Mitrione (12-5).... Read More
Split Decision MMA Podcast – DJ vs Borg back on, Gil’s leg doing well, more MMA News Split Decision MMA Podcast 

Split Decision MMA Podcast – DJ vs Borg back on, Gil’s leg doing well, more

Split Decision MMA Podcast – LISTEN BELOW: On this episode of the Split Decision MMA Podcast: Conor hit with lawsuit .. DJ vs Borg back at 216 .. Gil’s leg is recovering well .. Jon Jones plan B was even worse .. Gonzaga going to do some boxing .. Roy Nelson hog tours … USADA interested in pics of Tecia... Read More
Bellator 183 – Benson Henderson vs. Pitbull, Roy Nelson debuts Events MMA News 

Bellator 183 – Benson Henderson vs. Pitbull, Roy Nelson debuts

‘SMOOTH’ BENSON HENDERSON RETURNS TO FACE PATRICKY ‘PITBULL’ AT BELLATOR 183 ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23 IN SAN JOSE PLUS, THE DEBUT OF ROY ‘BIG COUNTRY’ NELSON VS. JAVY AYALA IN HEAVYWEIGHT CO-MAIN EVENT ALSO, BELLATOR KICKBOXING 7 HEADLINED BY WELTERWEIGHT TITLE BOUT BETWEEN CHAMP KARIM GHAJJI AND RAYMOND DANIELS LOS ANGELES – Bellator returns home to SAP Center in San... Read More
‘Big Country’ Roy Nelson parts ways with UFC, signs with Bellator MMA MMA News 

‘Big Country’ Roy Nelson parts ways with UFC, signs with Bellator MMA

Although not officially announced by Bellator MMA, MMA Fighting has confirmed that heavyweight fighter Roy Nelson has signed a multiple fight contract with the organization. ‘Big Country’ most recently competed in the UFC in April, dropping a unanimous decision to Alexander Volkov. After winning the Ultimate Fighter Season 10, Nelson often butted heads with UFC President Dana White.  White stated... Read More
VIDEO: Roy Nelson giving Heath Herring hair cut for fight at Rizin MMA News Video 

VIDEO: Roy Nelson giving Heath Herring hair cut for fight at Rizin

VIDEO: Roy Nelson giving Heath Herring hair cut for fight at Rizin Heath Herring returns to competition for the first time since UFC 87 in 2008 where he suffered a unanimous decision loss to Brock Lesnar. Herring (28-14) will fight Amir Aliakbari (3-0) in a quarterfinal-round matchup at the upcoming Rizin FF 3 event. But first….. he needed a little... Read More
Roy Nelson suspended nine months for kicking referee Big John McCarthy MMA News 

Roy Nelson suspended nine months for kicking referee Big John McCarthy

Roy Nelson suspended nine months for kicking referee Big John McCarthy Last month longtime UFC heavyweight fighter Roy Nelson received a temporary nine month suspension for his actions after he kicked referee Big John McCarthy in September. Today we have learned that the suspension will move forward retroactive to the September 29 date the incident happened.  Nelson will also receive... Read More
Roy Nelson temporarily suspended, faces more suspensions and fines MMA News 

Roy Nelson temporarily suspended, faces more suspensions and fines

Roy Nelson temporarily suspended, faces more suspensions and fines We knew it was coming, we just didn’t know when or what to expect especially after UFC President Dana White gave his opinion on the matter. After kicking referee ‘Big’ John McCarthy last month at UFC Fight Night 95 in Brazil, Roy Nelson has received a temporary suspension and could possibly... Read More
Frank Mir and Roy Nelson have brief cameos in Sharknado 4 MMA News 

Frank Mir and Roy Nelson have brief cameos in Sharknado 4

Frank Mir and Roy Nelson have brief cameos in Sharknado 4 If you are a fan of cult classic films, you have heard of Sharknado, the extremely outrageous film that brought tornadoes and sharks together and somehow managed to work its way to a fourth film. Sharknado 4: The 4th Awakens was released July 31 and features a very short... Read More
UFC Fight Night 82 results:  Hendricks vs Thompson Event Results MMA News 

UFC Fight Night 82 results: Hendricks vs Thompson

UFC Fight Night 82 took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and was headlined by a welterweight fight between Johny Hendricks and Stephen Thompson. The event which was originally scheduled as UFC 196 lost the headlining pay-per-view main event of heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum vs. challenger, Cain Velasquez when both fighters revealed injuries.  As a result... Read More
UFC Rankings Update:  Uriah Hall breaks into top 10 middleweights MMA News Rankings 

UFC Rankings Update: Uriah Hall breaks into top 10 middleweights

With his impressive second-round knockout victory over Gegard Mousasi at UFC Fight Night Japan: Barnett vs Nelson, this past Saturday night, Uriah Hall has officially broke into the UFC middleweight rankings. Hall, who was not ranked in the top 15 prior to the fight now sits comfortably at the number ten spot while Mousasi who was the number six seeded... Read More