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Antonio Rogerio Nogueira expected to make Octagon debut at UFC 105

antonio-rogerio-nogueiraWhile nothing has been made official, it appears as though Antonio Rogerio Nogueira will be making his Octagon debut in Manchester, England on November 21 at UFC 105.

The news comes courtesy of a recent report from the Fighter’s Only magazine official website.

The UFC has yet to announce a venue for UFC 105, but it is widely expected to take place at the Manchester Evening New Arena.

The light-heavyweight twin brother of UFC heavyweight Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira has etched out a position for himself amongst the top fighters in the division after compiling a professional record of 17-3, while winning his last five in a row. Nogueira has put together impressive victories over the likes of Alistair Overeem, Dan Henderson and Vladimir Matyushenko during the course of his career fighting for various promotions including PRIDE, Affliction and Sengoku.

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