Fabricio Werdum Talks Big Nog Rematch: I’m A More Complete Professional Now


2006 was the first time Fabricio Werdum and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira squared off, at Pride Critical Countdown. The match saw Nogueira walk away victorious by way of decision. Since that time, both men have joined the UFC. Nogueira enjoyed a short stinit as the Interim UFC champion, while Werdum has scroed consecutive wins over Roy Nelson and Mike Russow since joining the UFC.

The two are set to square off at UFC on FX: Werdum vs. Nogueira this saturday, and Werdum spoke recently about his preparation for his upcoming bout, revealing that he has worked extensively on his striking game. Vai Cavalo also talks about the first fight with Nogueira, saying that he is more experienced and well rounded this time around.

Check out the full video courtesy of UFC.com below and stay tuned to Lowkick!