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UFC On Fox 12 Medical Suspensions Highlighted By Matt Brown Out For Possibly Six Months

BetweenTheRopes.com requested and received the medical suspensions from the California State Athletic Commission regarding this past Saturday’s UFC on Fox 12. The show took place from the SAP Center in San Jose. Medical suspensions were highlighted by Matt Brown, who lost in the main event against Robbie Lawler. Brown was suspended for 45 days with no contact, but could be out...
Via Between The Ropes
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC on FOX: Lawler vs Brown – Lessons Learned

On Saturday night the Octagon touched down in San Jose, California for the 12th installment of the UFC on FOX.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson TKO’s Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC on FOX 12 (Video Highlights)

Anthony Johnson (pictured) was a whopping 5-1 odds-on favorite against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira on Saturday night. And now we all know why. It took Johnson all of 44 seconds to viciously dispose of Little Nog. Based off how Johnson dominated Phil Davis in his last outing and what he did to Nogueira, no 205-pounder should be sleeping easy tonight. Johnson also scored an extra $50...
Via 5thRound.com
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On Fox 12 Bonuses: Robbie Lawler, Matt Brown Highlight Bonus Winners

During tonight’s UFC on Fox 12 post-fight press conference, UFC president Dana White announced the post-fight bonus winners for Saturday’s show. Main event fighters Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown won “Fight of the Night”. Dennis Bermudez and Anthony Johnson each won ‘Performance of the Night”. Those four guys each won $50,000. Brown and Lawler put on the expected war...
Via Between The Ropes
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson destroys Antonio Rogerio Nogueira in 44 seconds

Only one other person had knocked out Antonio Rogerio Nogueira until Anthony Johnson did Saturday night in San Jose.
Via Fox Sports
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On Fox 12 Results: Anthony Johnson Rumbles Past Lil Nog

Anthony Johnson was a 5 to 1 favorite heading into his co-main event fight against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Johnson showed very quickly why the oddsmakers were right in setting those high odds as he defeated Nogueira by TKO at 0:44 of the first round. The fight starts with both guys missing shots to the head. Johnson lands a left hook that staggers Nogueira and Johnson realizes...
Via Between The Ropes
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson Demolishes Lil Nog In 44 Seconds At UFC On FOX 12

Anthony Johnson made short work of Antonio Rogerio Nogueira tonight at UFC On FOX 12, hurting him with practically his first punch of the fight and then teeing off on him with a series of vicious uppercuts to seal a TKO victory in under a minute of fighting. Round One: Both men start off cautiously with plenty of fakes. Johnson lets his hands fly. Nogueira backs up. Johnson comes...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On Fox 12 Weigh-In Results: Matt Brown Misses Weight, Not Fined

UFC on Fox 12 takes place tomorrow night from SAP Center in San Jose, California. The main event features a battle of welterweights with Matt Brown battling Robbie Lawler, with the winner getting a shot at welterweight champion Johny Hendricks. In the co-feature, Anthony Johnson faces off with Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Controversy ensued when Brown weighed in at 172.5 pounds. Brown...
Via Between The Ropes
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 12 Pre-Fight Interviews

Below you’ll find a collection of UFC On FOX 12 pre-fight interviews with some of the big stars who’ll feature on the televised main card on Saturday night. — Robbie Lawler: Matt Brown: Anthony Johnson: Antonio Rogerio Nogueira: Josh Thomson:
Via Fight Of The Night
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Fighter Scouting Report: Antonio Rogerio Nogueira

(Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports) Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Vitals 6’2″ 205 lb (Light Heavyweight) 75″ reach, Southpaw June 2, 1976 Record 21-5 (UFC: 4-2) Current Streak 2 straight wins Training Third degree belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Multiple boxing medals in international competitions Championships Held None   Strengths - extremely experienced - has fought & beat […]
Via MMA Manifesto
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

The Entire Episode Of “UFC Road To The Octagon: UFC On Fox 12″

The UFC returns to Fox this Saturday night as UFC on Fox 12 takes place from the SAP Center in San Jose, California. In the main event, Matt Brown battles Robbie Lawler in welterweight action. The winner of the fight will face welterweight champion Johny Hendricks in the near future. Before every Fox show, the UFC releases a show titled, “UFC Road To The Octagon”. In this episode...
Via Between The Ropes
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC On FOX 12: Road To The Octagon (Full Video)

You can now watch The full ‘Road To The Octagon’ special for UFC On FOX 12 in the video below, featuring an in-depth preview of the three biggest fights on the card – Robbie Lawler Vs Matt Brown, Anthony Johnson Vs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Clay Guida Vs Dennis Bermudez. —
Via Fight Of The Night
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson Vs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Set For UFC On FOX 12

After an impressive performance in his return to the UFC last month, Anthony Johnson will now take on Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC On FOX 12 in San Jose on July 26th. Johnson was an underdog heading into his fight with Phil Davis at UFC 172, but the former welterweight proved that he’s acclimatized well to life in the light-heavyweight division by giving Davis a torrid time...
Via Fight Of The Night
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Johnson Fights Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC on FOX 12

Less than two weeks ago, Anthony Johnson (pictured) schooled Phil Davis in his return to the UFC. The promotion is wasting no time in issuing Johnson his next assignment. Johnson will meet veteran Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC on FOX 12. FoxSports.com first reported the scrap, which was subsequently confirmed by the UFC. The July 26 event takes place inside SAP Center in San Jose...
Via 5thRound.com
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Nelson, Minotauro Nogueira headline UFC Fight Night 39

Roy Nelson Now nearing the end of their careers, veterans Roy Nelson (19-9-0) and Minotauro Nogueira (34-8-1, 1NC) have struggled to find their place within an increasingly competitive heavyweight division, and despite their popularity, are both in desperate need of a win when they square-off on April 11th. A former ”T.U.F.” winner, Nelson first gained mainsteam MMA-notoriety...
Via Sports-Glory
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Never Agreed to Fight Alexander Gustafsson

That’s two times in as many months that the UFC has announced a fight, only to have to cancel it shortly after. The first blunder came when it was reported light heavyweight king Jon Jones would defend his throne against Glover Teixeira at UFC 169. However, Jones isn’t quite ready to go following September’s war with Alexander Gustafsson. Then, UFC president Dana White said...
Via 5thRound.com
November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Out; Alexander Gustafsson vs Jimi Manuwa Headlines March 8th UFC Card

Alexander Gustafsson 15-2 MMA / 7-2 UFC Record Won 6 of Last 7 Fights Notable Wins: Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua, Vladimir Matyushenko, Thiago Silva Jimi Manuwa 14-0 MMA / 3-0 UFC Record 14 Fight Win Streak Notable Wins: Ryan Jimmo, Cyrille Diabate, Kyle Kingsbury —————————————————————————- UFC European Tour March 8th, 2014 London...
Via In The Neutral Zone
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Gustafsson Now Scheduled to Meet Jimi Manuwa at UFC Fight Night London

After the originally scheduled match-up against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira fell through, the UFC has announced that former UFC light-heavyweight title challenger and one half of the ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate Alexander Gustafsson will meet heavy-handed Brit Jimi Manuwa at UFC Fight Night London next March. Gustafsson elevated his stock tenfold over the several weeks back when...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Jimi Manuwa vs Alexander Gustafsson Set For March UFC Card In London

 After an injury to Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (21-5) scrapped a planned bout with Alexander Gustafsson (15-2, pictured) for the UFC’s return to London next March, fans were left wondering who would step in for the Brazilian star. Now it would seem that the answer is here with UFC officials confirming that  undefeated UK light heavyweight Jimi Manuwa (14-0) would now face off against...
Via MMAInsider
November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Alexander Gustafsson Now Fights Jimi Manuwa in London

Alexander Gustafsson (pictured) has just been assigned his second opponent in 10 days. The UFC reported Tuesday afternoon via Twitter that Gustafsson will now fight Jimi Manuwa when the Octagon returns to London, England. Gustafsson was originally slated to face Antonio Rogerio Nogueira in the March 8 event, but “Little Nog” was forced to withdraw due to lingering back issues...
Via 5thRound.com
November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Injured, Out Of Bout With Alexander Gustafsson

Only after being announced a week ago, Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is injured and out of his main event fight against Alexander Gustafsson on a March 8 event in London. BetweenTheRopes.com reported on Sunday that the fight was supposed to headline the first event of the UFC’s first European tour initiative in 2014. It was reported by MMAFighting.com that Nogueira hasn’t fully recovered...
Via Between The Ropes
November 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Lil Nog injured, out of Gustafsson bout

It took less than a week for the UFC's London 2014 headliner to fall apart. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, the oft-injured Brazilian light-heavyweight, will not be able to participate on the March 8 show due to a back injury. The news was first reported by MMAFighting.com . The 37-year-old Nogueira (21-5) has been forced to withdraw from no fewer than five fights during his four...
Via Fox Sports
November 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Lil Nog injured, out of Gustafsson bout

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira seems cursed. For the fifth time in his short UFC career, the Brazilian light-heavyweight has been forced to pull out of a major bout due to injury.
Via FOXSports.com
November 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen Rips Into Injury-Prone Antonio Rogerio Nogueira in Twitter Tirade

They say it’s not classy to kick a man when he’s down. Well, how about kicking a man when he’s injured (again)? Chael Sonnen (pictured) clearly had plenty of time on his hands Halloween night, so he decided to put his stomping boots on. MMA’s most lethal smack talker unleashed an extended Twitter tirade on injury-prone Antonio Rogerio Nogueira for pulling out of his March...
Via 5thRound.com
November 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Out Of Alexander Gustafsson Bout

 A back injury has unfortunately forced Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (21-5, pictured) out of his upcoming bout with Alexander Gustafsson (15-2), just days after the bout was first announced for London in March, 2014, according to MMAFighting.The back injury, which “Little Nog” suffered in training, will apparently keep the Brazilian light heavyweight out of action until May, 2014...
Via MMAInsider
November 01, 2013  |  Discuss
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