Frank Mir vs. Minotauro Nogueira rematch set for UFC 140Posted on September 8, 2011, 11:12 AM by Anton Gurevich
MMAJunkie.com reports that Antonio Rodrigo "Minotauro" Nogueira and Frank Mir will meet again, this time on the main card of UFC 140 at the Air Canada Centre on December 10th. The pair already met at the stacked UFC 92, with Frank Mir becoming the first man to ever TKO Nogueira, and eventually becoming the UFC Interim Heavyweight Champion.
After the fight, Big Nog revealed he was suffering from a severe Staph Infection, as many people still consider it to be the main reason behind his poor performance against Frank Mir. The rematch was previously scheduled and re-scheduled again, but now it looks like both fighters are finally 100% healthy and ready prove their worth once again inside the Octagon
Since then, Frank Mir went 3-2 inside the Octagon (losing to Shane Carwin and Brock Lesnar), while Nogueira went 2-1 (losing to Cain Velasquez). Mir is currently 15-5 in his MMA campaign (13-5 in the UFC), while Nogueira is 33-6-1-1 and 4-2 in the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
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