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Fighter Summary

87

Roy Nelson

Heavyweight #12

Record: 8-8

Active: 9 years, 7 months


Ratings and Rankings
Metric Rating Ranking
Performance 87 B+ 12
Power 89 B+ 10
Offensive 91 A- 8
Defensive 91 A- 8
Records
Overall 8-8 (50%)
Versus Top 10 0-6 (0%)
Versus > .500 Fighters 5-8 (38.5%)
Versus < .500 Fighters 3-0 (100%)
Last 5 Fights 1-4 (20%)
Superlatives
Best Win Heavyweight #13 Stefan Struve (13-9)
2010-03-31 UFC Fight Night: Florian vs Gomi
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
Worst Loss Heavyweight #31 Mark Hunt (8-8)
2014-09-20 UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs Nelson
Round 2 KO/TKO Punch
Other Statistics
Finishes 7 (43.8%)
KOs 7 (43.8%)
Submissions 0 (0%)
Decisions 1 (6.3%)
Opponent Record 139-77
Average Opponent Rank 9.8
Long Streak W 3 (04/27/2013)
Current Streak L 2

Recent Trend Analysis

Fight Results
ResultOpponent
L
2017-04-15
Alexander Volkov (4-1)
Heavyweight #14
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Johnson vs. Reis
L
2016-07-07
Derrick Lewis (12-5)
Heavyweight #8
Round 3 S-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Dos Anjos vs. Alvarez
W
2016-02-06
Jared Rosholt (6-2)
Heavyweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs Thompson
L
2015-03-14
Alistair Overeem (10-6)
Heavyweight #5
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 185: Pettis vs Dos Anjos
L
2014-09-20
Mark Hunt (8-8)
Heavyweight #31
Round 2 KO/TKO Punch
UFC Fight Night: Hunt vs Nelson
W
2014-04-11
Minotauro Nogueira (5-6)
Heavyweight
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
UFC Fight Night: Minotauro vs Nelson
L
2013-10-19
Daniel Cormier (11-1)
Heavyweight #1
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 166: Velasquez vs Dos Santos 3
L
2013-06-15
Stipe Miocic (12-3)
Heavyweight #3
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 161: Evans vs Henderson
W
2013-04-27
Cheick Kongo (11-6)
Heavyweight
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
UFC 159: Jones vs Sonnen
W
2012-12-15
Matt Mitrione (9-5)
Heavyweight
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale
W
2012-05-26
Dave Herman (1-4)
Heavyweight
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
UFC 146: Dos Santos vs Mir
L
2012-02-04
Fabricio Werdum (11-5)
Heavyweight #9
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 143: Diaz vs Condit
W
2011-10-29
Mirko Cro Cop (5-6)
Heavyweight
Round 3 KO/TKO Punches
UFC 137: Penn vs Diaz
L
2010-08-07
Junior Dos Santos (15-5)
Heavyweight #4
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 117: Silva vs Sonnen
W
2010-03-31
Stefan Struve (13-9)
Heavyweight #13
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
UFC Fight Night: Florian vs Gomi
W
2009-12-05
Brendan Schaub (6-5)
Heavyweight
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights Finale

If you confess with your mouth the Lord Jesus and believe in your heart that God has raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.

Romans 10:9, New King James Version (NKJV)