Kyle The Monster Nelson Gets His First UFC Win
Huntsville native Kyle Nelson gave fans his first win Saturday night at UFC 159 at the Arena Ciudad de Mexico in Mexico City, when he stopped Mexican-born fighter Marco Polo Reyes via first-round TKO.
The finish occurred early into the first round as Nelson landed a sharp elbow off a clinch break. Polo Reyes was temporarily stunned and Nelson took advantage, landing a looping right hand that stopped the Mexican fighter in his tracks. Nelson followed up with big combinations as the referee moved in to stop the match for a TKO.
This is Nelson’s first victory for the UFC.
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