Round 1: Werdum lands an inside leg kick. Nogueira is pressing forward. Werdum clinches and takes Nogueira down. Werdum briefly had the mount. Nogueira works back to half guard. Werdum delivers a hammer fist. Nogueira stands but takes damage as he does. Werdum landed punches and a knee as Nogueira stood. Nogueira presses Werdum against the cage. They separate. Werdum lands an outside leg kick. Nogueira presses forward. He lands a combination. They clinch and Nogueira pushes Werdum away. Nogueira presses Werdum against the cage. He lands to the body. Werdum delivers a knee to the body. Nogueira backs away and gets hit with a jab. Nogueira closes the distance and lands an elbow. The round ends. MMAWeekly scores the round 10-9 for Werdum, but was a competitive round.
Round 2: They touch gloves to start the second round. Werdum continues to work leg kicks. Werdum steps in with a big right hand. Nogueira presses forward and lands an uppercut. Nogueira presses Werdum against the cage and works his body with punches. Werdum turns him. Nogueira works for a guillotine choke but Werdum defends it. Werdum is in top position and in side control. Nogueira rolls and Werdum works to take his back. Werdum looks for an arm bar. He locks it in and the referee steps in to stop it. Not sure if Nogueira verbally tapped or if his harm is injured.
It was a verbal submission.
The official time of the submission was 2:41 of the second round.