Paul Buentello To Fight Roy Nelson On Affliction 2 Prelims

Earlier this week, MMANews.com exclusively reported that Roy Nelson would be meeting Jay White at Affliction 2 but today it was announced that Nelson will in fact meet “The Headhunter” Paul Buentello in the final bout of the Affliction 2: Day of Reckoning preliminary card.

The announcement was made early today during a press conference making the second Affliction card official.

Nelson is the reigning IFL Heavyweight Champion and holds a 13-2 career mark and is also riding a four fight win streak.

Buentello is a former UFC Heavyweight title contender and last fought on the first Affliction card, defeating Gary Goodridge by a unanimous decision.

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