Roy Nelson knows what he’s in for when he faces former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir at UFC 130 on Saturday night in Las Vegas. He’s going up against a guy that can accelerate Nelson’s race to his ultimate goal… the UFC heavyweight championship.
“To put a former champion on my belt, it’s one of those roadblocks that I have to get through, so I can have a UFC belt,” said Nelson at the UFC 130 prefight press conference on Wednesday.
In advance of UFC 212: Aldo vs. Holloway, UFC hosted a media conference call with Jose Aldo and Max Holloway. Check out the replay. read news >>
Thursday’s UFC 212 media conference call featuring Jose Aldo and Max Holloway highlighted the differences between the tenured standout who will be fighting on his home turf and the surging Hawaiian w read news >>
The big winners from Sunday's UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira fight card fielded questions about their fights. Hear what they had to say. read news >>
STOCKHOLM – Check out a video replay of the UFC Fight Night 109 post-event news conference.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
The Bellator roster added another notable name today with the signing of heavyweight veteran Roy Nelson.Filed under: Bellator, Featured, News, UFC read news >>
The big winners from UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira fight card in Sweden will field questions about their fights following the event in Stockholm. read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO – UFC 212 takes place today at Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro. As usual, you can watch a live video stream of the post-event press conference here on MMAjunkie at approximately 1:15 read news >>
Following Saturday's UFC 212 pay-per-view event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, the big winners from the fight card fielded questions from the media. read news >>
The big winners and marquee names from Saturday's UFC 212: Aldo vs. Holloway fight card will field questions from the media following the event. read news >>
Watch Mark Hunt send Roy Nelson crashing face-first to the canvas. Hunt headlines opposite Derrick Lewis at UFC Fight Night Auckland on Saturday, June 10. read news >>