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NameRoy Nelson
NicknameBig Country
Height6' 0"
Weight263 lbs.
Reach72.0"
Leg Reach
BirthdateJune 20th, 1976
Hometown
FIGHTER RECORD
Wins9
Losses10
Draws0
NC0
RESULT OPPONENT EVENT METHOD BOUT RD TIME
Loss Alexander Volkov UFC Fight Night: Johnson vs. Reis
April 15th, 2017
Unanimous Decision
Sal D'amato 30 - 27. Rob Francis 30 - 27. Henry Guery 30 - 27.
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Win Antonio Silva UFC Fight Night: Cyborg vs. Lansberg
September 24th, 2016
KO/TKO
Head Punch - At Distance
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
2 4:10
Loss Derrick Lewis UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos vs. Alvarez
July 7th, 2016
Split Decision
Glenn Trowbridge 28 - 29. Adalaide Byrd 29 - 28. Dave Hagen 28 - 29.
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Win Jared Rosholt UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs Thompson
February 6th, 2016
Unanimous Decision
Junichiro Kamijo 29 - 28. Chris Lee 30 - 27. Derek Cleary 30 - 27.
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Loss Josh Barnett UFC Fight Night: Barnett vs Nelson
September 26th, 2015
Unanimous Decision
Evan Field 50 - 45. Charlie Keech 48 - 47. Mark Craig 48 - 47.
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
5 5:00
Loss Alistair Overeem UFC 185: Pettis vs Dos Anjos
March 14th, 2015
Unanimous Decision
Dan Mathisen 27 - 30. Sal D'amato 27 - 30. Derek Cleary 27 - 30.
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Loss Mark Hunt UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs Nelson
September 20th, 2014
KO/TKO
Head Punch - In Clinch
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
2 3:00

Win
Minotauro Nogueira UFC Fight Night: Minotauro vs Nelson
April 11th, 2014
KO/TKO
Head Punch - At Distance
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
1 3:37
Loss Daniel Cormier UFC 166: Velasquez vs Dos Santos 3
October 19th, 2013
Unanimous Decision
Jon Schorle 30 - 27. Ruben Najera 30 - 27. Gino Garcia 30 - 27.
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Loss Stipe Miocic UFC 161: Evans vs Henderson
June 15th, 2013
Unanimous Decision
Jason Rodgers 27 - 30. Chris Lee 27 - 30. Richard Bertrand 27 - 30.
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00

Win
Cheick Kongo UFC 159: Jones vs Sonnen
April 27th, 2013
KO/TKO
Head Punch - At Distance
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
1 2:03
Win Matt Mitrione The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale
December 15th, 2012
KO/TKO
Head Punch - At Distance
Undefined
5 Rounds (5-5-5-5-5)
1 2:58

Win
Dave Herman UFC 146: Dos Santos vs Mir
May 26th, 2012
KO/TKO
Head Punch - At Distance
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
1 0:51

Loss
Fabricio Werdum UFC 143: Diaz vs Condit
February 4th, 2012
Unanimous Decision
Glenn Trowbridge 27 - 30. Chris Lee 27 - 30. Adalaide Byrd 27 - 30.
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Win Mirko Cro Cop UFC 137: Penn vs Diaz
October 29th, 2011
KO/TKO
Head Punches - From Back Control
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 1:30
Loss Frank Mir UFC 130: Rampage vs Hamill
May 28th, 2011
Unanimous Decision
Patricia Morse-Jarman 30 - 26. Cecil Peoples 30 - 27. Adalaide Byrd 30 - 27.
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Loss Junior Dos Santos UFC 117: Silva vs Sonnen
August 7th, 2010
Unanimous Decision
Dan Stell 27 - 30. Jon Schorle 26 - 30. Alejandro Rochin 27 - 30.
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
3 5:00

Win
Stefan Struve UFC Fight Night: Florian vs Gomi
March 31st, 2010
KO/TKO
Head Punch - At Distance
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
1 0:39

Win
Brendan Schaub The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights Finale
December 5th, 2009
KO/TKO
Head Punch - At Distance
Undefined
3 Rounds (5-5-5)
1 3:45