Roy Nelson vs. Mirko Cro Cop 2 Booked For Bellator 217


Roy Nelson vs. Mirko Cro Cop 2 Booked For Bellator 217

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Roy Nelson vs. Mirko Cro Cop II will reportedly be going down subsequent 12 months.

ESPN is reporting rematch between Nelson and Cro Cop shall be going down on Feb. 16 at Bellator 217. This is identical card that shall be headlined by a Bellator Welterweight World Grand Prix battle between Michael Web page and Paul Daley. The cardboard shall be held contained in the Mohegan Solar Enviornment in Uncasville, Connecticut.

Nelson vs. Cro Cop – The Historical past

Again in Oct. 2011, Nelson and Cro Cop competed underneath the Final Preventing Championship (UFC) banner. “Big Country” gained the combat by way of third-round TKO. For the reason that loss, Cro Cop has gone 10-1. In the meantime, Nelson has gone 7-10 because the bout.

The rematch was speculated to happen at Bellator 200 to find out the alternate within the Bellator Heavyweight World Grand Prix. Cro Cop went down with an damage and the bout was scrapped.

MMA Information will proceed to supply updates on the Bellator 217 card. Don’t overlook that Bellator 217 concludes a doubleheader. On the night prior, Bellator 216 will go down inside the identical venue. At that occasion, Matt Mitrione will go one-on-one with Sergei Kharitonov and Vitaly Minakov will do battle with Cheick Kongo.

Do you want Mirko Cro Cop’s probabilities to avenge his loss to Roy Nelson?

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