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Anthony Johnson – Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Planned For UFC On Fox 12

Andrew Ravens

UFC on Fox 12

Anthony Johnson (17-4 MMA, 8-4 UFC) will meet fellow light heavyweight Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (21-5 MMA, 4-2 UFC) at UFC on FOX 12.

Anthony Johnson has 11 knockouts, and 6 decision victories in his MMA career. He is on a seven fight winning streak, In his last three fights he has beaten Andrei Arlovski via Unanimous decision back in March of 2013, then Mike Kyle via 1st Rd KO in January of this year. Finally, in his last fight, he beat Phil Davis via Unanimous decision at UFC 172. This is a very quick turn around for Johnson, but he has sad in the past that he wants to fight frequently and he is certainly getting that in this fight.

UFC on FOX 12 takes place July 26 at SAP Center in San Jose. The main card airs on FOX following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass.

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira has six knockouts, 6 submissions and 9 decision victories in his MMA career. He has been in the UFC since 2009 and in his last four fights he is 2-2. He lost to Ryan Bader via Unanimous decision back in September of 2010. Another loss was by Phil Davis via Unanimous decision back in March of 2011. He got a win over Tito Ortiz via TKO in December of 2011 and then in his last fight he beat Rashad Evans via Unanimous decision in February of 2013.

This is the first fight added to this card and UFC officials will be looking to add more fights to this card in the near future. So with that being said, keep it locked here at MMA Frenzy.com for the latest.

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