UFC Announces Antonio Rogerio Nogueira – Jared Cannonier Fight
By FCF Staff
The UFC’s upcoming event in Winnipeg, Manitoba, will feature a light-heavyweight bout between Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Jared Cannonier. The promotion recently announced that the bout will be part of the December 16th card.
Nogueira (22-8) hasn’t fought since last November, when he was stopped by Ryan Bader. The renowned, 41 year-old fighter is 2-3 in his last 5 contests.
Cannonier (10-2) is coming off a stoppage win over Nick Roehrick, which followed a decision loss to Glover Teixeira. The 33 year-old is 3-2 in his last 5 fights.
The UFC on FOX card will be hosted by Winnipeg’s MTS Centre.