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UFC Quick Quote: 'Minotoro' surprises Dana White; makes 'Big Nog' proud

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I didn’t sleep well yet. The adrenaline was so high and I’m very happy. I trained hard and that debut was against a very tough guy. Cane is a warrior. Dana told me ‘Do you have the idea who you just defeated? The man we were about to match as the next contender for the belt.’ Dana enjoyed the fight so much, but to be honest, one of the things that made me happier was to see my brother proud. Sometimes, in middle of the confusion of interviews, the crowd celebrating, I looked at him and saw the pride on his face. It was very good to see."

--Antonio Rogerio "Minotoro" Nogueira talks to InTheGuard.tv about his debut at UFC 106 this past Saturday  (Nov. 21) with a stunning first round TKO over Luiz Cane. The Brazilian light heavyweight and former PRIDE star spent his entire camp in Brazil at Team Minotauro with Luiz Dorea, team mate Rafael "Feijão" Cavalcante and UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. Fantasy matchmakers -- who comes next for "Lil Nog?"

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