Antonio Rogerio
Nogueira
21-6-0( S-N-U )
Current Rank: #11 Light Heavyweight
Fight Night Bonuses: 1 Fight of the Night / 1 Knockout of the Night

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Talentübersicht

Charts werden aus 22 Kampfausgängen ermittelt.
Rekord: 21-6-0
Zusammenfassung: Boxing, Jiu Jitsu, BJJ black belt

Fighter Info

Heimatort: Vitoria da Conquista, Bahia Brazil
Heimatstadt: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
Alter: 39
Größe: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Gewicht: 205 amerikanische Pfund ( 93 kg )

Striking

Versuchte Schläge
0
520
32% erfolgreich
167
Arten erfolgreicher Schläge
0
167
62% im Stand
13%
25%
104
22
41
Verteidigung gegen Strikes
65
%

Grappling

Takedowns gesamt
0
1
100% erfolgreich
1
Arten erfolgreicher Takedowns
 
 
Subm.
Ausbrüche
Sweeps
1
2
3
Takedown Defense
66
%
Prozentsatz verhinderter Takedowns

Biographie

TRAINING: I have been training a lot of boxing and wrestling. We have a lot of great guys at our gym helping my brother and I prepare.

When and why did you start training for fighting? At age six, I started in Judo with my brother Rodrigo.

What ranks and titles have you held? Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Champion; 2nd place Jiu Jitsu World Championship; 2nd place South American Boxing; Bronze Medal in Boxing at Pan American Games in 2007

Do you have any heroes?
My brother, Rodrigo, is a very inspiring guy

What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? I feel that now I am where all the best in the world are, so it’s a great challenge.

Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? I was one year away from a degree in Law.

What was your job before you started fighting? I studied and worked at a law office.

Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? Competing in boxing at the Pan Am games in Rio de Janeiro.

Specific accomplishments in pro competition? Joining the UFC

Ranks in any martial arts styles: Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Favorite grappling technique: Armlock

Favorite Striking technique: Hooks to the stomach
•    Twin brother of former PRIDE / UFC heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo ‘Minotauro’ Nogueira

•    Six wins by submission, six by TKO / KO

•    Has won nine of his last 12 fights

•    Only pro losses have come to Davis, Bader, Vladimir Matyushenko in 2002 (avenged in January of 2009), Mauricio Rua in 2005, and Sokoudjou in 2007.

•    Three round war with Rua was one of the greatest PRIDE bouts.

•    Holds wins over Tsuyoshi Kosaka, Guy Mezger, Kazuhiro Nakamura (twice), Alistair Overeem (twice), Dan Henderson, and Edwin Dewees.

•    8-2 in PRIDE organization

Karriere

Trainiert von

Minotauro Nogueira
Minotauro Nogueira
34-9-1, 1NC
( S-N-U )
Lyoto Machida
Lyoto Machida
22-7-0
( S-N-U )

Wichtigste Gegner

Phil Davis
Phil Davis
13-3-0, 1NC
( S-N-U )

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