UFC Fight Night 39: ‘Minotauro’ Nogueira vs. Roy Nelson Fight Preview

This Friday marks the UFC’s return to Yas Island in Abu Dhabi for UFC Fight Night 39 and is headlined by a heavyweight bout between former PRIDE and UFC heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo “Minotauro” Nogueira (34-8-1, 5-4 UFC) and winner of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ season 10, “Big Country” Roy Nelson (19-9, 6-5 UFC). Both men are veterans of not just the Ultimate Fighting Championship but the sport of mixed martial arts in general, bringing with them a back catalogue of legendary bouts spanning continents and organisations. Both are also coming off some very disheartening losses, with “Minotauro” fighting for the […]