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Anderson Silva recently spoke about the possibility of his friend and training partner Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira stepping away from the sport. Rumblings have surfaced about the potential for a third fight between Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Frank Mir. Both fighters have said they'd be up for it, but would the UFC? After his most recent loss to Roy Nelson, back at UFC Fight Night: Nogueira vs. Nelson in April, Dana White said "I don't want to see Nogueira fight ever again. He should retire." And, read news >>

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The famed career heavyweight great Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira is clearly approaching its end. However, good friend and training partner Anderson Silva is not ready to throw in the towel on his buddy’s career.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir has unfinished business with Brock Lesnar. The pair were pivotal to the sport's boom period highlighted by UFC 100 in 2009. With Lesnar's help, Mir believes he can recapture some of that momentum despite riding an 0-4 skid since 2012. "I think that [Lesnar's] come back would be good for MMA," Mir told Combate (via Bloody Elbow). "He's still popular, people know who he is and he brings attention. We are tied with one win each. I would enjoy a rubber match read news >>

  • 8 days ago
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Mir said that he would like to "welcome" Lesnar back to the octagon and confessed that he felt bad about breaking Nogueira's arm. Aside from a possible third fight with Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Frank Mir eyes a potential trilogy fight with Brock Lesnar, who, once again, is speculated to return to the octagon. Both of the former Heavyweight champions have one win against each other and they could settle their score in a third fight. In an interview to Combate.com, Mir praised "Minotauro" and off read news >>

  • 17 days ago
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Big Nog is confident that his friend Anderson Silva will have a KO win at UFC 183. Friend and Jiu-Jitsu coach of Anderson Silva, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira is sure that the "Spider" will have a shining return to the Octagon after a long recovery from a broken leg. Interviewed by R7, "Minotauro" is aware of the skills of Nick Diaz but thinks that the former UFC Middleweight champion will knock his opponent out at UFC 183, on January 31. "Anderson is finishing his healing process. He already started read news >>

  • 23 days ago
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Who's ready for part three? Sounds like Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, who is still "choking" about his loss to Frank Mir back in late 2011. That's when "Minotauro" had his arm crushed like a bag of potato chips, despite handling the former Ultimate Fighter (TUF) coach in the stand up. Nog talks to Globo (via Bloody Elbow): "I'm 'choking' about his last win. I want to fight against him again, for sure, face him and impose my pace. I want this bout for 2015, this is my plan. What would he have to gain read news >>

  • 23 days ago
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Big Nog wants one more crack at Frank Mir. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira can't forget his feud with Frank Mir, who already beat "Minotauro" two times. However, the possibility of ending his career having at least one victory over his rival is a big motivator for Big Nog. He asked for a third shot at Mir before his retirement in an interview for Globo. "I'm 'choking' about his last win. I want to fight against him again, for sure, face him and impose my pace. I want this bout for 2015, this is my plan read news >>

  • 24 days ago
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A bellboy was taken hostage by a 30-year-old man Monday at St. Peter Hotel in Brasilia, Brazil. Among the hotel’s guests were veteran fighters Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, who told Brazilian news outlet G1 that they couldn’t believe what was occurring at first. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Blue-Gi-Oh! Here's some footage of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey during her recent trip to Brazil for UFC Fight Night 51, which includes a judo seminar she did with mixed martial arts (MMA) legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira. Watch a surgically-repaired "Rowdy" manhandle two-time Pan-American gold medalist and judo world champion Rafaela Silva in front of a bunch of star-struck students. Not sure about that music selection but it's still fun to watc read news >>

  • a month ago
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Frank Mir suggested that he would fight Big Nog for the third time but it depends on the approval of the UFC. Former UFC Heavyweight champion Frank Mir has accepted a challenge to conclude his trilogy with Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, who wants one more fight against his long time rival for before retirement. Coming off four straight losses, Mir told Globo.com that with two wins against "Minotauro" and the likelihood that the fight will be in Brazil aren't issues for him but the UFC would still nee read news >>

  • a month ago
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Because Antonio Rogerio Nogueira was "expired" and Phil Davis was, well ... Phil Davis. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson has been watching fellow 205-pound slugger Anthony Johnson get his groove back, following "Rumble's" return to the Octagon earlier this year. And he doesn't sound too impressed. "The Mauler" is hoping to get a crack at the winner of Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier, who battle for "Bones" belt at UFC 182, but isn't convinced tha read news >>

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