The Tuf 8 light-Hw tournament winner Ryan Bader entered this fight with a professional record of 21-5-0 (52% finishing rate) and he is ranked as the No.5 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Jon Jones). He has fought twice in 2016 losing to Anthony Johnson (=Johnson vs Bader) and beating Ilir Latifi (=Bader vs Latifi).
His opponent, the black belt in Brazilian jiu-itsu Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, has an official mma record of 22-7-0 (59% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.13 in the same weight class. ‘Minotouro’ suffered two consecutive defeats between 2014 and 2015, against Anthony Johnson (=Johnson vs Nogueira) and Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua (=Rua vs Nogueira 2), but he came back to win in 2016 against Patrick Cummins. In their first bout Bader defeated Minotouro via unanimous decision (Spetember 25, 2010); Bader vs Nogueira 2 is the main event of UFC Fight Night 100. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Event: UFC Fight Night 100: Bader vs Nogueira 2
Where: Ginasio do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Division: light heavyweight (205 lbs, 93 kg)
Bader’s previous fight: Ryan Bader vs Ilir Latifi
Bader’s next fight: Phil Davis vs Ryan Bader 2
Nogueira’s next fight: Sam Alvey vs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
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