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UFC Officially Announces Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Luiz Cane At UFC 106

Following his impressive win over Steve Cantwell at UFC 97, Luiz Cane is now set to face Antonio Rogerio Nogueira – the twin brother of Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira – at UFC 106: Ortiz vs. Griffin 2.

The bout will be Rodrigo’s UFC debut, after amassing a successful career in PRIDE, where he has beaten the likes of Dan Henderson and Alistair Overeem. Meanwhile, Cane is hoping to keep his winning steak alive after his recent victories over Jason Lambert, Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou, and most recently, Steve Cantwell.

Here is the updated card for the show:

Preliminary Card:

Brock Larson and Brian Foster
Jason Dent vs. George Sotiropoulos
Paulo Thiago vs. Jacob Volkmann
Fabricio Camoes vs. Caol Uno
Kendall Grove vs. Jake Rosholt
Marcus Davis vs. Ben Saunders

Main Card:

Phil Baroni vs. Amir Sadollah
Dustin Hazelett vs. Karo Parisyan
Luiz Cane vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
Josh Koscheck vs. Anthony Johnson
Forrest Griffin vs. Tito Ortiz