“Little Nog” Antonio Rogerio Nogueira withdraws from UFC 161 due to back injury
by Scott "Kubryk" Sawitz on June 3, 2013

Brazilian media outlet SporTV is reporting, and has been confirmed by multiple outlets, that two weeks before “Lil Nog” Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is out of his UFC 161 matchup against Shogun Rua.

A rematch of their fateful Pride matchup, Nogueira cited a back injury, a herniated disc. His return is unknown at this juncture as is a replacement opponent for Rua.



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Source: SporTV

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