Bo Nickal only 25 years old – but he’s one of the most accomplished wrestlers around. Nickal was a three time NCAA Division I National Champion .
Naturally everyone was curious when he announced his MMA debut. Nickal just made his debut on Fite TV’s Island Fights 69. His opponent, David Conley, had a 1-0 record.
Nickal’s most recent action was Olympic qualifying but this will be his first MMA fight after a decorated wrestling career.
Prior to that Nickal accepted a bjj challenge during which he grapple Gordon Ryan – ADCC champion in a unique exhibition.
Watch footage of Nickal’s MMA debut below:
Since 2014, Benny A. King has been fully immersed in the world of combat sports. Starting with a blog about Greco Roman wrestling, Benny’s passion for combat sports has led him to explore various disciplines.