Height: 6'2" (188cm)
Weight: 252 lbs
Fighting out of: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Gabriel Gonzaga-Nogueira (born May 18, 1979 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), is a professional mixed martial arts fighter currently competing in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He holds a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Wander Braga, is a former member of the famous Chute Boxe Academy, and now fights out of Ludlow, Massachusetts as a part of Team Link.
Gonzaga won by knockout over Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic on April 21, 2007, which earned him a UFC Heavyweight title shot with Randy Couture. He won the Mundials (2004), which is considered to be the top BJJ competition in the world.