By Guilherme Cruz

Photo Marcelo Alonso


After some reports about a possible bout between Rogerio Minotouro Nogueira and Ryan Bader at UFC 119, on September 25, TATAME called Luis Carlos Dorea, Boxing coach of the light heavyweight fighter, and he commented the rumor. “We heard about this too, but nothing is signed yet. It’s just a rumor by now”, Dorea said, revealing that Rogerio’s twin brother, the former UFC and Pride heavyweight champion Rodrigo Minotauro, is expected to return to the octagon in the same card. “It’s almost set that he’ll do the main event, but nothing is signed yet. Maybe he’ll face Frank Mir, a fight that Rodrigo wants a lot”, completed. Stay tuned on for more news on the Nogueira brothers.