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Roy Nelson

  • 39 fights
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Fight Record: 23 Wins - 16 Losses
Last Five Fights:
First Name: Roy
Last Name: Nelson
Nickname: Big Country
Date of Birth: June 20, 1976 (age 42)
Weight: 246 lbs (111.6 kg)
Height: 6' 0" (183 cm)
Reach: 74 inches (188 cm)
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Fighting Styles: Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt, Boxing, Shaolin Kung Fu
Affiliations: Country Club
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Current Organization: Bellator MMA

Quick Record

Result Opponent Event Method Rd. Time
Loss Sergei Kharitonov Bellator 207 - Mitrione vs. Bader
Oct 12, 2018
TKO (Knees and Punches) 1 4:59
Loss Matt Mitrione Bellator 194 - Nelson vs. Mitrione
Feb 16, 2018
Decision (Majority) 3 5:00
Win Javy Ayala Bellator 183 - Henderson vs. Freire
Sep 23, 2017
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Loss Alexander Volkov UFC on Fox 24 - Johnson vs. Reis
Apr 15, 2017
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Win Antonio Silva UFC Fight Night 95 - Cyborg vs. Lansberg
Sep 24, 2016
KO (Punches) 2 4:10
Loss Derrick Lewis UFC Fight Night 90 - Dos Anjos vs. Alvarez
Jul 07, 2016
Decision (Split) 3 5:00
Win Jared Rosholt UFC Fight Night 82 - Hendricks vs. Thompson
Feb 06, 2016
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Loss Josh Barnett UFC Fight Night 75 - Barnett vs. Nelson
Sep 26, 2015
Decision (Unanimous) 5 5:00
Loss Alistair Overeem UFC 185 - Pettis vs. Dos Anjos
Mar 14, 2015
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Loss Mark Hunt UFC Fight Night 52 - Hunt vs. Nelson
Sep 20, 2014
KO (Punch) 2 3:00
Win Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira UFC Fight Night 39 - Nogueira vs. Nelson
Apr 11, 2014
KO (Punch) 1 3:37
Loss Daniel Cormier UFC 166 - Velasquez vs. Dos Santos 3
Oct 19, 2013
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Loss Stipe Miocic UFC 161 - Evans vs. Henderson
Jun 15, 2013
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Win Cheick Kongo UFC 159 - Jones vs. Sonnen
Apr 27, 2013
KO (Punches) 1 2:03
Win Matt Mitrione UFC - The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale
Dec 15, 2012
TKO (Punches) 1 2:58
Win Dave Herman UFC 146 - Dos Santos vs. Mir
May 26, 2012
KO (Punch) 1 0:51
Loss Fabricio Werdum UFC 143 - Diaz vs. Condit
Feb 04, 2012
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Win Mirko Cro Cop UFC 137 - Penn vs. Diaz
Oct 29, 2011
TKO (Punches) 3 1:30
Loss Frank Mir UFC 130 - Rampage vs. Hamill
May 28, 2011
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Loss Junior dos Santos UFC 117 - Silva vs. Sonnen
Aug 07, 2010
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Win Stefan Struve UFC Fight Night 21 - Florian vs. Gomi
Mar 31, 2010
TKO (Punches) 1 0:39
Win Brendan Schaub UFC - The Ultimate Fighter 10 Finale
Dec 05, 2009
KO (Punch) 1 3:45
Loss Jeff Monson SRP - March Badness
Mar 21, 2009
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Loss Andrei Arlovski EliteXC - Heat
Oct 04, 2008
KO (Punch) 2 1:46
Win Brad Imes IFL - Connecticut
May 16, 2008
TKO (Punches) 1 2:55
Win Fabiano Scherner IFL - Las Vegas
Feb 29, 2008
TKO (Punches) 1 3:20
Win Antoine Jaoude IFL - World Grand Prix Finals
Dec 29, 2007
KO (Punch) 2 0:22
Win Bryan Vetell IFL - World Grand Prix Semifinals
Nov 03, 2007
TKO (Punches) 3 1:01
Win Shane Ott IFL - Las Vegas
Jun 16, 2007
Decision (Unanimous) 3 4:00
Loss Ben Rothwell IFL - Moline
Apr 07, 2007
Decision (Split) 3 4:00
Win Mario Rinaldi Bodog Fight - Costa Rica Combat
Feb 17, 2007
TKO (Punches) 1 2:38
Win Vince Lucero IFL - Oakland
Jan 19, 2007
TKO (Punches) 1 1:55
Loss Josh Curran Bodog Fight - Clash of the Nations
Dec 16, 2006
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
Win Jerome Smith FF 2 - FightForce: Butte Brawl 2
Jul 22, 2006
Submission (Arm-Triangle Choke) 1 4:13
Win Jason Godsey FF 1 - FightForce: Butte Brawl 1
May 06, 2006
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 4:42
Win Michael Buchkovich WEF 17 - World Extreme Fighting 17
Apr 01, 2006
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) 1 0:56
Win Ray Seraile PXC 3 - Return of the Enforcer
Aug 28, 2004
Submission (Punches) 2 3:41
Win Bo Cantrell ROTR - Rage on the River
Apr 17, 2004
Submission (Hammerlock) 3 2:52
Win Jerry Vrbanovic ROTR - Rage on the River
Apr 17, 2004
Decision (Split) 3 3:00

Professional Fights

Roy Nelson
Loss

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(20 - 9)
 
Mark Hunt
Win

Mark Hunt

(9 - 8 - 1)
Roy Nelson
Win

Roy Nelson

(18 - 7)
 
Cheick Kongo
Loss

Cheick Kongo

(18 - 7 - 2)
Roy Nelson
Win

Roy Nelson

(15 - 6)
 
Mirko Cro Cop
Loss

Mirko Cro Cop

(27 - 9 - 2, 1 NC)
Roy Nelson
Loss

Roy Nelson

(13 - 2)
 
Andrei Arlovski
Win
vs KO (Punch) Round: 2 Time: 1:46
EliteXC - Heat Oct 04, 2008
Professional Fight
Roy Nelson
Win

Roy Nelson

(12 - 2)
 
Brad Imes
Loss

Brad Imes

(12 - 4)
Roy Nelson
Win

Roy Nelson

(11 - 2)
 
Fabiano Scherner
Loss

Fabiano Scherner

(7 - 4, 2 NC)
Roy Nelson
Win
 
Shane Ott
Loss

Shane Ott

(3 - 0)
Roy Nelson
Loss
 
Ben Rothwell
Win
Roy Nelson
Win
 
Vince Lucero
Loss
Roy Nelson
Win

Roy Nelson

(0 - 0)
 
Jerry Vrbanovic
Loss

Jerry Vrbanovic

(3 - 4 - 1)