UFC 116: Cheick Kongo vs. Roy Nelson rumored for July

According to Fighters Only Magazine, UFC heavyweight, Cheick Kongo is rumoured to face TUF 10 winner, Roy Nelson at UFC 116 in Las Vegas, Nevada on July 3rd, 2010.

Kongo recently defeaterd Paul Buentello in the third round rebounding back from from back-to-back losses to Cain Velasquez and Frank Mir.

As for Nelson, after winning “The Ultimate Fighter” show last defeated six-foot-eleven, Stefan Struve in the first minute via (T)KO on the UFC on Versus show last month.

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