The UFC’s “Countdown to UFC 153″ kicks off with a preview of a heavyweight clash between MMA legend Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Dave Herman. UFC cameras seek to break down the matchup between the grappling master and the striker. Be sure to tune in Saturday when these two fighters meet in the Octagon.
The fight card is set for this Saturday’s fight card at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Headlining the card will be UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva moving up to light heavyweight to take on long-time UFC veteran Stephan Bonnar. The event will also feature light heavyweight prospect Glover Teixeira taking on striking specialist Fabio Maldonado in the evening’s co-main event.