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FIGHTER DETAILS
NameGunnar Nelson
NicknameGunni
Height5' 11"
Weight170 lbs.
Reach72.0"
Leg Reach
BirthdateJuly 28th, 1988
Hometown
FIGHTER RECORD
Wins8
Losses4
Draws0
NC0
RESULT OPPONENT EVENT METHOD BOUT RD TIME
Loss Leon Edwards UFC Fight Night: Till vs. Masvidal
March 16th, 2019
Decision - Split
Andy Roberts 29 - 28. Anders Ohlsson 29 - 27. Howard Hughes 28 - 29.
Undefined
3 Rnd (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Win Alex Oliveira UFC 231: Holloway vs. Ortega
December 8th, 2018
Submission
Rear Naked Choke
Undefined
3 Rnd (5-5-5)
2 4:17
Loss Santiago Ponzinibbio UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs. Ponzinibbio
July 16th, 2017
KO/TKO
Head Punches - At Distance
Undefined
5 Rnd (5-5-5-5-5)
1 1:22

Win
Alan Jouban UFC Fight Night: Manuwa vs. Anderson
March 18th, 2017
Submission
Guillotine Choke - In Clinch
Undefined
3 Rnd (5-5-5)
2 0:46

Win
Albert Tumenov UFC Fight Night: Overeem vs Arlovski
May 8th, 2016
Submission
Rear Naked Choke
Undefined
3 Rnd (5-5-5)
2 3:15
Loss Demian Maia UFC 194: Aldo vs McGregor
December 12th, 2015
Decision - Unanimous
Sal D'amato 30 - 25. Derek Cleary 30 - 25. Adalaide Byrd 30 - 26.
Undefined
3 Rnd (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Win Brandon Thatch UFC 189: Mendes vs McGregor
July 11th, 2015
Submission
Rear Naked Choke
Undefined
3 Rnd (5-5-5)
1 2:54
Loss Rick Story UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs Story
October 4th, 2014
Decision - Split
Paul Sutherland 44 - 50. Mark Collett 46 - 49. Jim Bergman 48 - 47.
Undefined
5 Rnd (5-5-5-5-5)
5 5:00

Win
Zak Cummings UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs Brandao
July 19th, 2014
Submission
Rear Naked Choke
Undefined
3 Rnd (5-5-5)
2 4:48

Win
Omari Akhmedov UFC Fight Night: Gustafsson vs Manuwa
March 8th, 2014
Submission
Guillotine Choke - On Ground
Undefined
3 Rnd (5-5-5)
1 4:36
Win Jorge Santiago UFC on FUEL TV: Barao vs McDonald
February 16th, 2013
Decision - Unanimous
Chris Lee 30 - 27. Andy Roberts 29 - 28. Aaron Chatfield 29 - 28.
Undefined
3 Rnd (5-5-5)
3 5:00
Win DaMarques Johnson UFC on FUEL TV: Struve vs Miocic
September 29th, 2012
Submission
Rear Naked Choke
Undefined
3 Rnd (5-5-5)
1 3:34