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Roy Nelson and Jared Rosholt will go to war this Saturday (Feb. 6, 2016) at UFC Fight Night 82 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In a match up of knockout artist and wrestler, what adjustments must be made for either man to claim victory? Find out below!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Heavyweight bruisers Roy Nelson and Jared Rosholt will throw down this Saturday (Feb. 6, 2016) at UFC Fight Night 82 inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada

Nelson’s habit of losing to top contenders and knocking out anyone else has held strong over the years. The issue for “Big Country” is that he’s been fighting lots of tough opposition, causing him to lose five of his last six bouts.

Meanwhile, Rosholt is one of the few prospects in the Heavyweight division. Though he’s won six of seven bouts inside the Octagon, Rosholt has yet to inspire any real confidence because of the tepid nature of his fights.

Let’s take a look at the keys to victory for both men:

Roy Nelson
Record: 20-12
Key Wins: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (UFC Fight Night 39), Stefan Struve (UFC Fight Night 21), Matt Mitrione (TUF 16 Finale)
Key Losses: Fabricio Werdum (UFC 143), Stipe Miocic (UFC 161), Junior dos Santos (UFC 117), Josh Barnett (UFC Fight Night 75)
Keys to Victory: Nelson is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt best known for the knockout power in his right hand, helping him score 14 of his victories via knockout. In addition, Nelson is famous for his durability — the man can take huge numbers of insanely hard punches without dropping.

In his last bout, Nelson came up short in a clear-cut decision loss to Barnett. However, it was also the best performance of his recent career, as Nelson mixed up his strikes a touch more than usual and ….View full article

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