Ralph Gracie v. Steve Nelson: Extreme Fighting 2 Lightweight Championship 1996

On April 26, 1996, Ralph Gracie wins the lightweight championship against Sambo stylist and wrestler Steve Nelson in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Raph submitted Steve Nelson via armbar in round 1. Later, Ralph defended the title in Extreme Fighting 3, and also had a rematch fight against Steve Nelson in 1998.

Other fighters on the card included future UFC champion Carlos Newton.

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