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Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
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Wrestler Facts

Wrestler Name: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
Birthday: 2nd June 1976
Hometown: Vitoria da Conquista, Brazil
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 241lb
Previous Gimmicks: "Minotauro" Nogueira, "Big Nog"
Debut: 12th June 1999
Past Feuds: Fedor Emelianenko

Title History (2)

02/Feb/2008:UFC Heavyweight Champion - UFC 81
03/Nov/2001:PRIDE FC World Heavyweight Champion - PRIDE 17

Biography/Additional Facts

Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira is currently the interim UFC Heavyweight champion. The title was vacated by the UFC after Randy Couture walked out on the UFC. Nogueira capatalized on the chance. He won the title in a bought against Tim Sylvia where he defeated Tim Sylvia by submission (guillotine choke).

Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira, or the Big Nog for short, is currently set to be a coach for the Ultimate Fighter 8 where he will coach against former Heavyweight champion Frank Mir.

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