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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 >>

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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 >>

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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 >>

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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 >>

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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 >>

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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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After nine months away from the cage, Jose Maria Tome is ready to return. read news >>

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Former UFC interim heavyweight champion Antonio ‘Minotauro’ Nogueira revealed that he plans on retiring by the end of 2015 when he completes his UFC contract. Antonio ‘Minotauro' Nogueira is not prepared to hang up the gloves just yet. The former PRIDE heavyweight champion revealed that he plans on fighting until the end of 2015, which would allow him to complete the two fights remaining on his current UFC contract. "I know I won't fight forever," Nogueira told Ag. Fight. "I'm focused on my gym' read news >>

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Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira’s mixed martial arts career is coming to an end. The former PRIDE and UFC heavyweight champion, who built a 34-9-1 (1 no-contest) record since his MMA debut in 1999, announced his plans to retire from the sport by the end of 2015. Coming off back-to-back losses for the first time in his 46-fight career, "Minotauro" plans to fulfill his UFC contract and move on. "I know I won’t fight forever," Nogueira told Ag. Fight. "I’m focused on my gym’s business now. It’s a beautifu read news >>

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Undefeated jiu-jitsu specialist Talita Nogueira has officially become the latest addition to Bellator’s new featherweight division. While many believed that Talita Nogueira would become the latest addition to the UFC's bantamweight division, the undefeated prospect has officially joined the newly relaunched featherweight division in Bellator. Bellator MMA announced the news on Thursday afternoon. Top 10 Featherweight, Talita Nogueira the latest addition to the #BellatorMMA Women's Division http: read news >>

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Undefeated women's featherweight prospect Talita Nogueira has inked an exclusive deal to join the Bellator fold, promotion officials announced on Thursday. Nogueira (6-0), the 2013 Female Fighter of the Year at the Brazilian MMA Awards, was in discussions to join to the UFC in July but ultimately opted to sign with Bellator, bolstering the Viacom-led promotion's newfound commitment to women's MMA following moves to sign Marloes Coenen and Julia Budd under new president Scott Coker. "Joining Bell read news >>

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