UFC and Satisfaction followers would possibly simply see Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, a.ok.a “Lil Nog”, step into the boxing ring, in accordance with “Large Nog” Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.
In a brand new interview, Rodrigo Nogueira revealed that his youthful brother is severely contemplating a transition to boxing, even entering into the YouTuber boxing gig.
“Rogerio signalled that he would combat. He likes the thought of boxing, he likes boxing, he has a long way, he likes sparring. He would have an interest. We wish to see it, Pan-American medalist, two-time Brazilian champion, South American champion. He has a great document to do that, for certain,” stated “Large Nog” in an interview with Ag Fight (translation by way of BJPenn.com). “He’s open (about opponents). He can face each a boxer, and he may also face a YouTuber like this since they’re difficult one another. Rogerio has the extent to do it each methods.”
Rogerio (23-10) retired from skilled blended martial arts following a break up determination loss to Mauricio “Shogun” Rua at UFC Battle Island 3: Whittaker vs. Until on July 26, 2020. His legendary checklist of victims contains Rashad Evans, Tito Ortiz, Alistair Overeem (twice), Dan Henderson, Kazushi Sakuraba, Man Mezger and Vladimir Matyushenko.
“Large Nog” retired from the game following a unanimous determination loss to Stevan Struve at UFC 190 on Aug. 1, 2015. The inaugural Satisfaction Heavyweight champion beat the likes of Randy Couture, Tim Sylvia, Josh Barnett, Fabricio Werdum, Mirko Cro Cop, Dan Henderson and Mark Coleman throughout his 16-year-long profession.