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Renzo Gracie: Gunnar Nelson a Future Champ

London a major platform for 'ice-cool' Gunnar Nelson who is rated 'future 170lb champion' by Renzo Gracie.
By Gareth A. Davies

Out of Iceland comes Gunnar Nelson: unusual, into the mystic arts, swimming in freezing lakes and studying Eastern fighting philosophy, but having been "discovered" by accident by Renzo Gracie, the MMA coach and Brazilian jiu-jitsu legend has insisted Nelson has 'genius' within him and will become UFC welterweight champion.

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