If your're a mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter, there is perhaps no greater compliment than being compared to Fedor Emelianenko. And that's just who Roy Nelson compared Derrick Lewis to ahead of their heavyweight collision at UFC Fight...Show More Summary
Heavyweight knockout artists Roy Nelson and Derrick Lewis called for a bout against each other, and on Thursday, July 7, they get their wish, as they meet in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night at the MGM Grand Garden … Continue reading ? The post Nelson vs. Lewis set for July 7 appeared first on Boxing News.
Let the heavy leather fly! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight knockout artists Roy Nelson (21-12) and Derrick Lewis (15-4-1) will finally meet at UFC Fight Night 90 on July 7 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas,Show More Summary
“The Black Beast” and “Big Country” are going to step into the octagon. After much discussion between the two parties, UFC officials announced that heavyweight Derrick Lewis (15-4 MMA, 6-2 UFC) and Roy Nelson (21-12 MMA, 8-8 UFC) will collide at UFC (...)
ZAGREB, Croatia – UFC heavyweight Derrick Lewis called out Roy Nelson and wound up getting Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC Fight Night 86. But now he wants to restore that callout of Nelson for a fight this summer. Filed under: News, UFC
ZAGREB, Croatia – Heavyweight Derrick Lewis has a simple plan for his UFC Fight Night 86 appearance: knock Gabriel Gonzaga out in the first round and book a fight with Roy Nelson.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos
Like so many people with showbiz hopes, Jessie Nelson worked as a waitress when she first came to Hollywood. At the defunct Roy's Chinese restaurant on Sunset, she would hustle for tips and tick off specials, plotting a film career during breaks.Nelson would eventually graduate to more creative...
Gabriel Gonzaga appears to have a new opponent in the form of Derrick Lewis, who told social media followers (via MMA Junkie) he would be stepping in on short notice for the injured Ruslan Magomedov at UFC Fight Night 86, which takes...Show More Summary
HOUSTON – With unbridled power and a penchant for brawling, Derrick Lewis could quite possibly be the most intimidating fighter in the UFC today. Just don’t tell his kids that.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, Video...
Travis Browne's manager, John Fosco, thought that his No. 7-ranked heavyweight client could be in the running for a clash with the streaking Ben Rothwell after the latter's eye-opening submission win over Josh Barnett at UFC on FOX 18...Show More Summary
Now that Ben Rothwell is booked, Travis Browne’s manager is targeting a fight with the recently victorious Roy Nelson for his client.Filed under: News, UFC
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight bruiser Derrick Lewis is sympathetic toward those mixed martial arts (MMA) fans who fell asleep during UFC Fight Night 82. After all, the co-main event between Roy Nelson and Jared Rosholt...Show More Summary
Want to see some big men throwing big shots? UFC heavyweight Derrick Lewis thinks he has the perfect matchup.Filed under: News, UFC
UFC Fight Night 82 payouts for those athletes competing at the "Hendricks vs. Thompson" mixed martial arts (MMA) event last weekend (Sat., Feb. 6, 2016) from inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, were released earlier today byShow More Summary
Co-main-event winner Roy Nelson ($125,000) and main-card victor Joseph Benavidez ($118,000) were the top earners at this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 82 event.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC
Roy Nelson did enough to win at UFC Fight Night 82, but just barely. Nelson's co-main event with fellow heavyweight Jared Rosholt resulted in a unanimous decision victory for Big Country. However, the only memorable part of the fight...Show More Summary
UFC Fight Night 82 is in the books. The results are as follows: Fight Night 82 Main Card on Fox Sports 1 Stephen Thompson def. Johny Hendricks, TKO (Round 1, 3:31) Roy Nelson def. Jared Rosholt, unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) Ovince Saint Preux def. Show More Summary
Last night (Sat., Feb. 6, 2016), Roy Nelson and Jared Rosholt dueled at UFC Fight Night 82 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In an awful fight, Nelson took a close decision win. Find out how below! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight standouts Roy Nelson and Jared Rosholt collided last night (Feb. Show More Summary
See what the fighters of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 82 event in Las Vegas went with as their backing tracks – including Mike Jackson walking to Michael Jackson, and Roy Nelson walking to Weird Al’s spoof of Michael Jackson.Filed under: News, UFC
LAS VEGAS – It wasn’t pretty, but Roy Nelson couldn’t necessarily afford pretty. What he needed was a win. Check out the highlights from his first decision victory since 2007 inside. Filed under: News, UFC, Videos