Saturday's UFC on FX 8 full fight card and start times


vitor-belfort-23.jpgThe UFC returns to Brazil this weekend with UFC on FX 8 and a middleweight main event between Vitor Belfort and Strikeforce import Luke Rockhold.

The event, which is Brazil’s second so far this year, takes place Saturday at Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Santa Catarina.

UFC on FX 8's main card airs on FX (9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT) following prelims on FUEL TV (6 p.m. ET) and Facebook (4:30 p.m. ET).

The card features many fighters who appear in the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie.com MMA rankings. The middleweight co-headliners, for example, feature an abundance of talent as No. 3-ranked Belfort (22-10 MMA, 11-6 UFC) meets No. 6 Rockhold (10-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC), and No. 8 Ronaldo Souza (17-3 MMA, 0-0 UFC) takes on honorable mention and late replacement Chris Camozzi (19-5 MMA, 6-2 UFC).

The full UFC on FX 8 card includes:

MAIN CARD (FX, 9 p.m. ET)

PRELIMINARY CARD (FUEL TV, 6 p.m. ET)

PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook, 4:30 p.m. ET)

For the latest on UFC on FX 8, stay tuned to the UFC Rumors section of the site.

(Pictured: Vitor Belfort)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 26 days ago
  • 1082 views

Watch the full fight video highlights for the UFC on FOX 12 main event between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown. read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 1492 views

Watch Robbie Lawler vs. Matt Brown full fight video highlights from UFC on FOX 12's main event above, courtesy of ESPN. More Coverage: UFC on FOX 12 results | UFC newsDownload MMA Fighting iPhone App read news >>

  • 5 days ago
  • 39 views

Watch Ryan Bader vs. Ovince St. Preux full fight video highlights from UFC Fight Night 47's main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports. More Coverage: UFC Fight Night 47 results | UFC newsDownload MMA read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 49 views

Come Saturday night, UFC will host one of its most explosive fights of the year when No. 1 contender “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler squares off against Matt “The Immortal” Brown. A lot is riding on this fi read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 53 views

The main event of UFC on Fox 12 in San Jose, California, didn't end in a TKO or KO as most expected, but it was still a thrilling bout. "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler locked up a title shot with a unanimou read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 203 views

Watch Dennis Bermudez vs. Clay Guida full fight video highlights from UFC on FOX 12's main card above, courtesy of FOX Sports. More Coverage: UFC on FOX 12 results | UFC newsDownload MMA Fighting iPh read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 420 views

Watch Bobby Green vs. Josh Thomson full fight video highlights from UFC on FOX 12's main card above, courtesy of FOX Sports. More Coverage: UFC on FOX 12 results | UFC newsDownload MMA Fighting iPhon read news >>

  • 7 days ago
  • 24 views

UFC Fight Night 47 hits Bangor, Maine this weekend with a light heavyweight main event between two top-10 fighters. No. 8-ranked Ryan Bader meets No. 10-ranked Ovince St. Preux in the final bout of t read news >>

  • 5 days ago
  • 25 views

Watch the full fight video highlights for the UFC Fight Night: Bangor main event between Ryan Bader and Ovince Saint Preux. read news >>