Nelson makes it two in a row
Huntsville’s Kyle (The Monster) Nelson, a UFC featherweight won a majority decision over Mexico's Fernando Padilla in Las Vegas on Saturday making it two in a row.
On Mexico’s Indepedence Day, Nelson (15-5-1) was greeted by boos by the largely pro-Mexican audience.
Following the decision, Nelson said "So, you guys can boo all you want, but I'm the happiest man in the world right now." after telling the audience he and his fiancé are expecting a baby soon.
Nelson already has he sights on his next fight, saying he wants to fight Cub Swanson in January.