UFC 161: Stipe Miocic vs. Roy Nelson full fight video highlights

Check out video highlights of the UFC 161 co-main event heavyweight bout between Roy Nelson and Stipe Miocic.

The co-main event of UFC 161 saw Roy Nelson taking on Stipe Miocic in the last fight on Nelson's contract. Most expected Nelson to win the fight, but Miocic made a huge statement by largely dominating Big Country over the full fifteen minutes. You can watch the video highlights above, and/or read my play by play of the final round below. Enjoy!

Round 3 - Miocic with two jabs, a straight right, and another. Nelson is eating a ton of shots once again. Nelson chucked the winging right again but Miocic has plenty of time to evade it. Miocic peoppered Roy with jabs. Roy came forward and Stipe literally ran away. Nelson landed a nice counter right. Nelson was dog-tired, with his hands down. Miocic got a takedown, but Nelson got up quickly. They clinched up against the fence, and were separated within 15 seconds. Hoser Canadian ref. Nelson with an uppercut but Stipe got out of danger quickly. Miocic charged foward with punches and they clinched again.Back to the center with 30 seconds to go.Miocic threw it all at him for the final 20 seconds, and raised his hands in victory at the horn. 10-9 Miocic, and 30-27 overall.


X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Join Bloody Elbow

You must be a member of Bloody Elbow to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bloody Elbow. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_5349_tracker