'Minotauro' Nogueira Joins Brazil's 'Dancing with the Stars'

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5/12/12 2:56:33AM
Move over Chuck Liddell.

Being one of his country’s most popular athletes led to an unusual invitation for former Pride Fighting Championships heavyweight titleholder Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, who will participate in “Dance of the Famous” -- Brazil’s version of “Dancing with the Stars.” The competition will be part of “Domingao do Faustao,” the top-rated Sunday afternoon television show on Rede Globo.

“I’ll dance,” Nogueira told Sherdog.com, a laugh in tow. “They called me to do it, and I’ll be there. It’s an opportunity to expose MMA to people who have never seen it. My grandmother, for instance, will attend ‘Dance of the Famous,’ but she doesn’t watch my fights...

5/12/12 5:18:26AM
5/12/12 3:15:33PM
i cant wait
5/12/12 3:48:29PM
Break a leg Big Nog.....or arm.
5/12/12 4:49:57PM
Bust a move Big Nog
5/14/12 11:34:28AM
Can't wait to hear Chael speak about this!