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UFC on FX 8: Belfort vs. Rockhold set with four main card fights

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UFC on FX 8 goes down on April 13th in Brazil with four main card fights, three in the middleweight division.

Chris Trotman

UFC on FX 8 is set for May 18th at the Arena Jaraguá in Jaraguá do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil, and the bout order for the card is now in place. The event will feature the winner of the UFC on FX 7 headliner, Vitor Belfort, facing off with Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold in the main event. The victor could be in line for a UFC middleweight title shot against the winner of Anderson Silva vs. Chris Weidman at UFC 162.

The co-main event will feature the surging Constantinos Philippou, who has won five in a row, against former Strikeforce MW champ Ronaldo Souza. Also featured on the main card is a middleweight fight between C.B. Dollaway and Cezar "Mutante" Ferreira, and a lightweight bout between Rafael dos Anjos and Evan Dunham.

Here's a look at the current card:

Main Card:
Vitor Belfort vs. Luke Rockhold
Constantinos Philippou vs. Ronaldo Souza
C.B. Dollaway vs. Cezar Ferreira
Rafael dos Anjos vs. Evan Dunham

Fuel TV Card:
Hacran Dias vs. Manny Gamburyan
Mike Rio vs. Francisco Trinaldo
Yuri Alcantara vs. Marcos Vinícius
Lance Benoist vs. Paulo Thiago
Azamat Gashimov vs. John Lineker
Roger Hollett vs. Fabio Maldonado

Facebook card:
John Cholish vs. Gleison Tibau
Chris Cariaso vs. Jussier Formiga
Jeremy Larsen vs. Lucas Martins