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Our friends over at Intravid.com give us their thoughts on last Saturday’s main event and what is next for these two warriors.
On a night filled with submissions UFC on Fuel TV 10 was capped off with an incredible performance from Fabricio Werdum. Former Interim UFC and former Pride Heavyweight champion Minotauro Noguiera was forced to verbally tap out in the second round after a scramble between arguably the heavyweight divisions two best grapplers ended in a beautiful arm bar from Werdum. So what is next for these two top heavyweights?
Saturday’s impressive victory over “Big Nog” was a much needed step in Werdum’s journey toward the belt…Though nothing is guaranteed, it would seem likely that up next for Werdum would be a shot at the title but there are many things to consider. With the JDS vs Cain trilogy looming around the corner waiting for a shot at the belt would force Werdum into another long absence from the cage. Although it is risky for Werdum to take anot...
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Fabricio Werdum (pictured) had to wait nearly seven years to get revenge against Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, but Werdum did so in emphatic fashion on Saturday night in Brazil.
Nogueira posted a unanimous decision victory over Werdum in a Pride fight many moons ago. Werdum one upped Big Nog by submitting the man who hands out Brazilian jiu jitsu belts.
Werdum has now rattled off three...
Fabricio Werdum knelt at the side of his hero, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.
The respect from Werdum certainly was there. And this time, so was a victory, as Werdum forced Nogueira to submit in the second round in the main event of UFC on FUEL TV 10 at Ginasio Paulo Sarasate in Fortaleza, Brazil on Saturday night.
"He is in fact a great idol for all Brazilians," Werdum said...
Brazilian MMA legend Antonio Rogerio Nogueira suffered submission loss to Fabricio Werdum in front of his countrymen at UFC on FUEL TV 10 after verbally submitting to an armbar attempt.
Whilst many were concerned for ‘Big Nog’s’ safety after the fight, it appears the former PRIDE and UFC champ has not suffered any fractures or significant injuries during the fight.
UFC on FUEL TV 10: "Nogueira vs. Werdum 2" is in the midst of going down tonight (June 8, 2013) at Paulo Sarasate Gymnasium in Fortaleza, Ceara, Brazil, and the entire mixed martial arts (MMA) community is watching the organization's ninth free fight card of the year.
The event is headlined by a Heavyweight contest between top-10 ranked contenders Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira...
Check out raising star Myles Jury as he breaks down the armbar that got Fabricio Werdum the submission victory last Saturday night.
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You know you are a great BJJ practitioner when you can submit Big Nog. Werdum has now won 3 in a row and should be getting close to a title shot. Thanks to ZombieProphet for the GIF.
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Now that “UFC on FUEL TV: Nogueira vs. Werdum” is officially in the books, make sure to stream tonight’s post-fight press conference live right here on 5thRound.com.
The presser is scheduled to start at approximately 12AM ET/9PM PT.
Fabricio Werdum (pictured), Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Leonardo Santos, Thiago Silva, Erick Silva and the card’s other featured fighters who won’t...
n the main event of the evening it was a battle of two TUF: Brazil coaches meeting in a rematch from their bout in PRIDE in 2006. In this contest Fabricio Werdum got a little bit of revenge on Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, as he dominated Big Nog on the mat.
Main card (FUEL TV)
Fabricio Werdum def. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (armbar): The fight was back and forth for a bit, but it was clear Nog had nothing to combat Werdum’s superior jiu jitsu.
Leonardo Santos def. William Macario via submission (arm triangle) Wins TUF Brazil 2 in a sloppy, but fun fight.
Thiago Silva def. Rafael Cavalcante via first-round TKO: An insane slugfest...
Former Interim Heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira will look to climb back into the title chase tonight (Sat., June 8, 2013) in a rematch against fellow Brazilian mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran Fabricio Werdum at Paulo Sarasate Arena in Fortaleza, Brazil. MMAmania.com will provide bell-to-bell coverage of UFC on FUEL TV 10 online LIVE all evening and (late) night, including...
The UFC returns to action this weekend with another edition of the UFC on FUEL TV series, this time emitting from Fortaleza, Ceara in Brazil. The headlining bout features a heavyweight rematch between Brazilian stars Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Fabricio Werdum.
Check back here at approx. 4:45pm for live updated results throughout the night.
Main Card (8:00 PM EST)
Fresh of a submission victory over Big Nog at UFC on Fuel 10, Fabricio Werdum puts a random fan in a rear naked choke.
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Welcome back to the fold Thiago Silva (left) The UFC on Fuel TV era ended inside of the Paulo Sarasate Arena in Fortaleza, Brazil with one of the better cards in their short ten event history. We've attached a video highlight package and full event results below just in case you missed this weekends action, or if you feel the need to relive it. Enjoy. Video: UFC on...
Anderson flew down to support his guys tonight and outside of his boy Big Nog losing, he had to have enjoyed the fights tonight. Great card.
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Big Nog Gets Arm Barred By Fabricio Werdum
The UFC returned to action on Saturday night with the final edition of the UFC on FUEL TV series before revamping on FOX Sports 1. The event took place in the Paulo Sarasate Arena in Fortaleza, Brazil and featured a record number of submission finishes with a grand total of eight submission (in 12 fights). With a Brazilian winning on every fight on the card, thousands of crazed...