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Cancelled MMA Bout

Maurício Rua vs. Antônio Rogério Nogueira II

Co-Main Event | Light Heavyweight · 205 lbs | MMA

Bout Cancelled Prior to Event

Reason: Nogueira Back Injury

Mmaweekly large Maurício "Shogun" Rua
Mmaweekly large Antônio Rogério "Minotouro" Nogueira

cancelled

21-7-0   Pro Record At Fight   21-5-0
-165 (Slight Favorite)   Betting Odds   +135 (Slight Underdog)
Br Brazil   Nationality   Br Brazil
Curitiba, Parana, Brazil   Fighting out of   Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
31 years, 6 months   Age at Fight   37 years, 6 days
206.0 lbs (93.4 kgs)   Latest Weight   205.3 lbs (93.1 kgs)
6'1" (185cm)   Height   6'2" (188cm)
76.0" (193cm)   Reach   75.0" (191cm)
Kings MMA   Gym   Team Nogueira
UFC 161

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Rua vs. Nogueira II Fight Predictions

Tapology Community Predictions: 524  
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KO/TKO
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Decision
Nogueira
21%
Rua
79%

Videos & Highlights

    Interview  |  UFC 161: Shogun Rua Pre-Fight Interview report dead link

    Mauricio "Shogun" Rua discusses training with Freddie Roach ahead of his clash with Rogerio Nogueira.

Rua vs. Nogueira II 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.

O Primeiro dia de treino na Team Nogueira Dubai. Top demais http://t.co/DBPrFYf7Uu
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A Team Nogueira Dubai esta ficando muito bonita. @ejjcenter parabens Rafael pelo exelente trabalho. http://t.co/lmKgSu5wuL
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Hj meu irmão @minotauromma vai lutar aqui em Fortaleza, contra o @fabriciowerdum. Contamos com a… http://t.co/pHNVrn3XJG
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Vamos la guerreiro. @Minotauromma Hoje é dia de mostrar o que você faz de… http://t.co/iVd3kgYnFt
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Hoje foi dia dia de muita fisioterapia, para me recuperar e acelerar a minha volta as atividades. http://t.co/FnRlPFdQxW
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Boa noite http://t.co/mqrhHcRbNA
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Galera de Fortaleza, não percam o After Fight, festa após a luta do meu irmão Minotauro. http://t.co/Y1P8C1oOBy
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