After knocking out Matt Mitrione in the main event of “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 16 finale, Roy Nelson seems unconcerned with whether he will ever settle his business with Shane Carwin. read news >>
UFC President Dana White reveals that Matt Mitrione wasn't the first fighter they called when a replacement was needed to face Roy Nelson at the TUF 16 finale. read news >>
Matt Mitrione will replace an injured Shane Carwin at “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 16 finale, meeting Roy Nelson in a heavyweight duel at the Dec. 15 event. read news >>
Leave it to a veteran of "The Ultimate Fighter" to step up for fill-in duties for the show's next live finale.
Following Wednesday's loss of headliner and head coach Shane Carwin due to a knee injury, "TUF 10" vet Matt Mitrione has stepped in as his replacement.
He now meets Roy Nelson next month in the headliner of The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale.
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Just 24 hours after announcing the Shane Carwin blew out his knee and had to withdraw from his Ultimate Fighter Finale headlining bout with Roy Nelson, UFC officials have a new foe in place for Nelson. read news >>
A knee injury has forced Shane Carwin to withdraw from his bout against rival coach Roy Nelson at “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 16 finale, according to UFC President Dana White. read news >>
Dana White probably hit the nail right on the head, and it's something he's far too used to.
"It never ends," the UFC president said in a Wednesday post on Twitter announcing the latest injury to blindside the promotion a short time before a main event: Shane Carwin is injured and out of his fight against Roy Nelson.
Carwin and Nelson were scheduled to meet in the main event of the TUF 16 Finale a month from now in Las Vegas.
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Both Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson passed an out-of-competition drug test conducted by the Nevada Athletic Commission ahead of their upcoming clash at “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 16 finale. read news >>
Ultimate Fighter 16 coach Shane Carwin has suffered a minor knee injury that will prevent him from traveling to a scheduled trip to England this week, but he will still fight at the Ultimate Fighter finale against Roy Nelson. read news >>
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"Everybody should fight everybody at least once." --Roy Nelson Lucky punch? Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Roy Nelson captured The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) trophy by knocking out Brendan Schaub in the season 10 live finale, which took place way back in December of 2009. But mixed martial arts (MMA) fans were having a hard time taking "Big Country" seriously. His prodigious girth -- along with the ire of his balding boss -- wasn't doing him any favors. Sure, Nelson sent "The Hybri read news >>
After scoring a huge knockout victory over Matt Mitrione in the TUF 16 Finale main event on Saturday night in Las Vegas, can Roy Nelson's critics finally be silenced? read news >>