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Thursday, Dec 13, 2012

Gunnar Nelson Fighting Justin Edwards at February 16th, UFC on FUEL TV 7

Nelson (photo via Facebook/ Gunnar-Nelson)

By FCF Staff

The Ultimate Fighting Championship continues to round out the line-up for it’s upcoming February 16th card in London, England, and has announced that rising welterweight Gunnar Nelson will take on  Justin Edwards at the event.

Nelson (10-0-1) is coming off a successful Octagon debut in September, as the renowned grappler tapped out DaMarques Johnson to record his tenth straight win.

Edwards (8-2) was also victorious in his last outing, as the Ohio fighter choked out Josh Neer with a quick, guillotine choke at UFC on FX 5 in October.

The upcoming UFC on FUEL TV 7 card will feature bantamweight interim champ Renan “Barao” taking on Michael McDonald in the main event.

Some of the other bouts that have been confirmed for the card include Dennis Siver vs. Cub Swanson, Che Mills vs. Matt Riddle, Terry Etim vs. Renee Forte, and Danny Castillo vs. Paul Sass.


posted by FCF Staff @ 1:55 pm
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