Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
- 34-7-1 MMA / 5-3 UFC Record
- Won 2 of Last 3 Fights
- Notable Wins: Dan Henderson, Fabricio Werdum, Randy Couture
- 16-5-1 MMA / 4-2 UFC Record
- 2 Fight Win Streak
- Notable Wins: Fedor Emelianenko, Antonio Silva, Roy Nelson
The UFC announced today that heavyweights, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Fabricio Werdum will coach the second season of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil. The two are also expected to meet inside the cage, but no fight date has been announced of yet.
The show is planning to begin taping in early 2013 with a debut on television in March.
Nogueira and Werdum fought in July of 2006 at Pride FC: Critical Countdown Absolute, where Nogueira earned the unanimous decision victory.