Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua vs James Te Huna Added to UFC Fight Night 33

Mauricio Rua


Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua

  • 21-8 MMA / 5-6 UFC Record
  • 2 Fight Losing Streak
  • Notable Wins: Lyoto Machida, Forrest Griffin, Brandon Vera

James Te Huna


James Te Huna

  • 16-6 MMA / 5-2 UFC Record
  • Won 4 of Last 5 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Ricardo Romero, Igor Pokrajac, Ryan Jimmo


UFC Fight Night 33

December 7th, 2013

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Brisbane Entertainment Centre


Former UFC light heavyweight champion, Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua was submitted for the first time since 2007 by Chael Sonnen in the first round at UFC Fight Night 26. He’s now 2-3 since losing the title to Jon Jones in November of 2011, including now a two-fight losing streak. Shogun’s last victory came at UFC on FOX 4, stopping Brandon Vera in the fourth round via TKO.

James Te Huna had a four-fight win streak come to an end at UFC 160, suffering a first round submission loss to Glover Teixeira. The win streak included stoppage wins over Ricardo Romero and Aaron Rosa, and decision victories over Joey Beltran and Ryan Jimmo.


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