Fabricio Werdum and “Minotauro” Nogueira Name TUF Brasil 2 Coaching Staff
By FCF Staff
In preparation for their upcoming coaching responsibilities on the second season of TUF Brasil, Fabricio Werdum and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira have named the coaches who will assist them during the show.
According to a report from the Brazilian media outlet Globosporte.com, Nogueira’s staff will include Luiz Dorea, Everaldo Penco as a jiu-jitsu coach; Eric Albarracin for wrestling; Sheymon Moraes for Muay Thai, and Vitor Miranda for kickboxing.
Werdum’s team, on the other hand, will include Wanderlei Silva, renowned Muay Thai coach Rafael Cordeiro, Rubens Cobrinha for jiu-jitsu, Kenny Johnson for wrestling, and Felipe Werdum, Fabricio’s brother, for Capoiera.
TUF Brasil 2 is expected to feature competitors from the lightweight and welterweight division. The show will likely conclude in June, 2013, and will feature a bout between Werdum and Nogueira.