UFC on FX 8: Vitor Belfort vs. Luke Rockhold Official Results

UFC on FX 8: Belfort vs. Rockhold airs tonight, May 18th, 2013 from the Arena Jaraguá in Jaraguá do Sul, Brazil. The event is headlined by a middleweight bout between perennial multi-divisional contender, Vitor Belfort and the final Strikeforce middleweight champion and promotional newcomer, Luke Rockhold.

The event aslo features a middleweight co-main event between Chris Camozzi and Strikefore import, Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza. The main card airs on FX following prelims on FUEL TV and Facebook. The main cards rounds off with lightweights, Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Evan Dunham and the third pair of 185 pounders, Rafael Natal vs. Joao Zeferino.

The official results begin at approximately 4:30 p.m. ET (1:30 p.m. PT) for the preliminary card and 9 p.m. ET for the main card.

The official results:

Vitor Belfort def. Luke Rockhold via knockout (strikes) – Round 1, 2:32
Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza def. Chris Camozzi via technical decision (arm-triangle choke) – Round 1, 3:37
Rafael dos Anjos def. Evan Dunham via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Rafael Natal def. Joao Zeferino via unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Nik Lentz def. Hacran Dias via unanimous decision (28-27, 29-28, 29-28)
Francisco Trinaldo def. Mike Rio via submission (arm-triangle choke) – Round 1, 3:08
Gleison Tibau def. John Cholish via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 2, 2:34
Paulo Thiago def. Michel Prazeres via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Yuri Alcantara def. Iliarde Santos via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 2:31
Fabio Maldonado def. Roger Hollett via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-28, 29-27)
John Lineker def. Azamat Gashimov via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 1:07
Jussier Formiga def. Chris Cariaso via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Lucas Martins def. Jeremy Larsen via knockout (punches) – Round 3, 0:13

About William Smith

After watching the first Ultimate Fighting Championship I became instantly hooked. I've been a huge fan of the sport of MMA ever since. Haven't missed a UFC event & thanks to fight pass I've witnessed some of the all time greatest fighter & athletes the sport through Pride, Strikeforce, WEC, Glory, Pacrase, EliteXC.............. I resently joined MMA-paradise.com & will use this site to continue to bring the latest news from the world of MMA to all our loyal followers.