Main Event | Light Heavyweight · 205 lbs | MMA
Phil Davis defeats Antônio Rogério Nogueira via 3 Round Decision
|8-0-0||Pro Record At Fight||19-4-0||Climbed to 9-0||Record After Fight||Fell to 19-5|
|-300 (Moderate Favorite)||Betting Odds||+240 (Moderate Underdog)|
|San Diego, California||Fighting out of||Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|26 years, 6 months, 1 day||Age at Fight||34 years, 9 months, 3 days|
|206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs)||Weigh-In Result||206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs)|
|6'2" (188cm)||Height||6'2" (188cm)|
|79.0" (201cm)||Reach||75.0" (191cm)|
|Alliance MMA||Gym||Team Nogueira|
- Bout Information
- Event: UFC Fight Night 24: Nogueira vs. Davis
- Date: Saturday 03.26.2011 at 10:00 PM ET
- Referee: Herb Dean
- Venue: Key Arena
- Enclosure: Octagon
- Location: Seattle, Washington, United States
- Bout Billing: Main Event (fight 12 of 12)
- Pro/Am: Professional
- Weight: 205 lbs (93.0 kg)
- TV Commentary: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
- Broadcast: Aired Live on Main Card
- Post-Fight Interviewer: Joe Rogan
- Nogueira Total Disclosed Pay: $90,000
- Davis Total Disclosed Pay: $34,000
Nogueira vs. Davis Wiki Update Wiki
Big head kick by Mr. Wonderful hurts Little Nog in the early going. Davis looks for an early takedown but Nogueira stops it. The fight remains on the feet. Nogueira looking for big shots, and is landing in the early going. Nog stuffs another takedown, and another. Big shots being thrown by Nogueira. Good straight left by Nog, and again. Nog is sprawling and brawling to good effect, and Davis looks a little unsure of himself. Excellent first round for Rogerio Nogueira.
Second round begins with Nogueira staying in the pocket and looking to counter-box. Davis is having trouble getting off. Nogueira yet to hurt Davis, however. Nogueira starting to connect hard halfway through the round, and Davis starting to wince. Davis gets the first takedown in the third minute and starts to do some good work from on top of Nogueira's turtle position. Davis's late work on the ground likely give him the round as the horn sounds.
Flying knee and high kick by Davis to begin the final round. A single leg from Davis gets his second takedown, this time early in the round. Lil Nog tries to scramble up but Davis is ahead of him and maintains top control. Nog gets the sweep and gets back to his feet halfway through the last frame. A big strike lands from Nogueira, but another takedown from Davis follows moments after. Nog now needs to do something dramatic. Nogueira is bucking and rolling, throwing up his legs, but Davis is playing it conservative and rides out the round in Nogueira's guard. The judges score it 30-27 across the board for Phil "Mr. Wonderful" Davis.
Nogueira vs. Davis Fight Predictions
Nogueira vs. Davis Fighter Tweets
If fighters from this bout were talking on Twitter before or after the fight, this is where you can find it. Below are all the Tweets we've recorded near the date of the bout.
- good morning! I have a full productive day of errands to run, feel free to tweet what I've missed while concentrating on my fight last week
- 5 days
- hey coach @akajav mo is cool but @dc_mma is a trouble maker, throw him out the gym and keep him outta NASCAR
- 3 days
- hey everyone check out day six of my video blog http://www.youtube.com/user/kimurasweden#p/a/u/0/-npEnL1t_iM
- 1 day
- Here is a picture of the manager Richard, he takes this very serious so make sure you ask for syntha-6 http://t.co/ML2dKXN
- 27 minutes
- are u in Seattle and want to Go to UFN 24? Go to GNC at 421 pike st and ask for "mr wonderful's syntha-6" hurry!! 2 free tix await you!
- 22 minutes
- Good morning everyone! If you haven't already seen my video Blog check it out and tell me what u think. www.philmrwonderful.com
- 3 hours
- Dear people, # which pose should u do at weigh ins? # 2 look how much of a difference a spray tan can make http://t.co/mvw96jo
- 23 hours
- Someone wrote the story of my life without asking me. Check this out http://t.co/gZL1mf8
- 3 days
- I said sorry geezz RT@LL_cool_A @PhilMrWonderful is #SoWonderful his friends' birthdays don't come around until he remembers them
- 3 days
- Video Blog Day 1 http://www.philmrwonderful.com/ufc-fight-night-24-phil-davis-video-blog-day-1/
- 4 days
- Good morning, I'm ready to fly to Seattle and meet some people. I want an everything bagel, does Seattle have any good bagel shops?
- 4 days
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- 5 days
- TODOS FOCADOS PARA A LUTA DO @MINOTOUROMMA NESTE SABADO #WARMINOTOURO EMBARCAMOS HOJE!!!
- 5 days