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Thursday, Aug 17, 2017

UFC Announces Antonio Rogerio Nogueira – Jared Cannonier Fight

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (photo via UFC)

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.

posted by FCF Staff @ 3:34 pm
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