A follow up report by MMAJunkie.com says that Nelson’s contractual issues that have kept him out of action likely won’t disrupt the match-up.
The bout features two of the best grapplers in the division looking to move closer to title contention. But, for the MMA nerd in us all, it’s a rematch of sorts. Years ago the two competed in a grappling match — won by Nelson — at a Grappler’s Quest event in 2003. Check out the video below.