Antonio Rogerio NogueiraRashad Evans went into the UFC 156 bout with Antonio Rogerio Nogueira knowing full well that if he won in decisive fashion there was the distinct possibility that he might get a shot at middleweight champion Anderson Silva.

Nogueira didn’t exactly take kindly to that situation and used it as fuel to fire his motivation heading into the fight, which he eventually won.

Check out what Nogueira had to say at the UFC 156 post-fight press conference…

Be sure to Like MMAWeekly.com on Facebook and Follow @MMAWeeklycom on Twitter.

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

Saenchai, the 'Anderson Silva of Thai boxing,' on FIGHT PASS Saturday

  • 8 days ago
  • 3 views

The greatest Muay Thai fighter in the world – and quite possibly of all time - comes to UFC FIGHT PASS this Saturday as striking sensation Saenchai (315-43-2, 55 KO's) makes his GLORY Kickboxing debu read news >>

Anderson Silva Calls for Michael Bisping Rematch, Suggests Manchester UFC Fight

  • 3 days ago
  • 46 views

Legendary fighter Anderson Silva thinks UFC Middleweight champion Michael Bisping is “afraid” to face him in a rematch. The Brazilian lost to Bisping narrowly in London earlier this year in a pulsati read news >>