Five days after name confirmed by UFC to fight with Swedish, Brazilian feel the same injury that kept him out of the clash against Mauricio Shogun
Five days after being confirmed for duel before the weight - heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson , March 8, 2014, in the London edition of the UFC , the Brazilian Rogerio Nogueira suffered a back injury and is out of the fight . The information was first given by site ' MMA Fighting " and was confirmed by the president of Ultimate , Dana White, who has not a substitute for combat.
Without fighting since February this year , when he defeated the American Rashad Evans via unanimous decision at UFC 156 and the cancellation of a match, Rogerio Nogueira should only return to the octagon in May of next year . Apparently , this is the same problem that took the fighter duel against Mauricio Shogun in June at UFC 161 .
At 37 , Rogerio Nogueira has 21 wins and five losses in his career. Since 2009 the UFC , the Brazilian has suffered with injury history , so much that he has not fought any time in 2012 and entered the octagon only once in 2013 , in the victory over Rashad Evans .