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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)
Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Fabricio Werdum
William Macario vs. Leo Santos
Rafael Cavalcante vs. Thiago Silva
Eddie Mendez vs. Daniel Sarafian
Jason High vs. Erick Silva
Rony Jason vs. Mike Wilkinson
Facebook Prelims (5:00 PM EST)
Raphael Assuncao vs. Vaughan Lee
Derek Brunson vs. Ronny Markes
Felipe Arantes vs. Godofredo Castro
Ildemar Alcantara vs. Leandro Silva
Rodrigo Damm vs. Mizuto Hirota
Caio Magalhaes vs. Karlos Vemola
Antonio Braga Neto vs. Anthony Smith
BEST OF MAXIM
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.
The UFC ends its two-week hiatus tonight in Brazil. You know what that means, right? A whole new set of investment options are available for you to ponder.
“UFC on FUEL TV: Nogueira vs. Werdum” takes place inside Ginasio Paulo Sarasate in Fortaleza. A heavyweight shootout between Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (pictured) and Fabricio Werdum headlines the gig.
Nogueira is pegged as...
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...
Main card Weight class Method Round Time Notes Heavyweight Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Fabricio Werdum Welterweight William Macario vs. Leonardo Santos Light Heavyweight Thiago Silva vs. Rafael Cavalcante Middleweight Daniel Sarafian vs. Eddie Mendez Welterweight Erick Silva vs. Jason High Featherweight Rony Jason vs. Mike Wilkinson Preliminary card (Facebook) Bantamweight...
After spending a relaxing fortnight in Florida we are back to another UFC in Brazil. Due to some slackness on behalf of the bookies I only managed to tip up three fights on the previous Brazil card. However, from three fights came two wins, once again making this another profitable event for followers. For those who are counting, we are standing at £17.98 profit from a £1 bet...
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...
The Paulo Sarasate Arena in Fortaleza, Brazil will host UFC on FUEL TV 10, with a host of great fights including the introduction of Strikeforce vets Jason High and Feijao Cavalcante, as well as the TUF Brazil 2 coaches Fabricio Werdum and Antonio Nogueira meeting for a second time.
Our bet is Erick Silva vs. Jason High for Fight of the Night.
Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (237) vs. Fabricio...