Mario Sperry & Antonio Rogerio Nogueira

Pride Fighting Championships: What did you think of your fight?
Sperry: I'm happy that I could fight in PRIDE and represent the Brazilian Top Team. I'm also glad that I could win with Rogerio because we trained and dieted together. I want to continue to do my best.
Pride: Are you dieting together for the Grand Prix? Do you have a special diet?
Sperry: Yes, we have a special diet. Rogerio dropped to 93 kg so he can be in the Grand Prix.
Pride: What's his normal weight?
Sperry: 100 kg.

Pride Fighting Championships: What do you think of your fight?
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira: I used 100% of my power, thanks to my team. It was a tough fight in the beginning but I found my rhythm in the second half of round one.
Pride: Do you practice boxing at Top Team or at another gym?
Nogueira: We have boxing and muay thai teachers in Brazilian Top Team. So, we alternate our training, but we also train at other places.