By Guilherme Cruz
Photo Josh Hedges
Training partner of Anderson Silva at Minotauro Team, Rogério "Minotoro" Nogueira saw his friend defend the UFC middleweight title one more time at UFC 97, reaching the record of nine consecutive victories. With all the criticisms after a fight below expectations, the Brazilian defends his friend. "I thought it was a good fight.
To Minotouro, it’s difficult to get an opponent that can get the belt of the Brazilian. "He is complete standing and complete on the ground.