Mauricio Shogun Rua thrilled to combat one more Legend on UFC Struggle Island
Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira are names that are synonymous with mixed martial arts. The two guys have been battling in the sport for the much better element of two decades.
On Saturday night time on UFC Combat Island in Abu Dhabi, the two legends will fulfill for the 3rd and final time as portion of UFC on ESPN 14.
Shogun gained equally of their prior meetings. The initially one particular took place underneath the Delight FC banner in 2005. The second bout took place in the Octagon at UFC 190 in 2015.
Now, 15 years soon after their first assembly, they stage into the cage once more, this becoming the ultimate struggle of Rogerio’s illustrious profession. Nogueira has announced that he will retire pursuing the bout. But it will also be a person of the closing fights for the 38-yr-previous Shogun, who states he thinks he has two or 3 fights left ahead of he also walks away from the sport.
Hear every little thing Shogun Rua had to say at his UFC on ESPN 14 pre-fight Media Working day scrum.
What is subsequent for Jorge Masvidal? (UFC 251 Usman vs. Masvidal Highlights)
https://www.youtube.com/look at?v=ezrBv-QdjWQ&ampampltspan data-mce-form=”bookmark” design and style=”display: inline-block width: 0px overflow: concealed line-peak: 0” course=”mce_SELRES_start”&ampampgt&ampamplt/span&ampampgt
(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube)