Gunnar “Gunni” Nelson is an Icelandic professional mixed martial artist fighting out of the Welterweight division of the UFC. He is currently ranked #11 in the official UFC Welterweight rankings. He has been awarded “Performance of the Night” four times. He has represented Iceland at global Jiu-Jitsu Championships, taking home two gold and two silver medals respectively. His career professional MMA record is (16-3-1).