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UFC on FX 8: Dias-Gamburyan, Martins-Larsen Added to May Card

Manny GamburyanUFC on FX 8 continues to fill out with the addition of a pair of bouts in the lighter divisions. At featherweight, former TUF finalist Manny Gamburyan will take on Hacran Dias. In the second announced bout, lightweights Lucas Martins and Jeremy Larsen are set to meet in Brazil. The UFC recently confirmed the rumored pairings for the May 18 card.

Both Gamburyan and Dias have struggled with injuries as of late but will look to get back into top of the featherweight ranks with a victory this May.

Lightweight Lucas Martins is looking to bounce back from a loss in his UFC debut, to Edson Barboza, when he faces TUF: Live veteran Jeremy Larsen.

UFC on FX 8 will be headlined by another middleweight scrap between former Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold and Vitor Belfort. The event will take place May 18 at Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Brazil.

Fight Card:

  • Vitor Belfort vs. Luke Rockhold
  • Constantinos Philippou vs. Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza
  • Rafael dos Anjos vs. Evan Dunham
  • CB Dollaway vs. Cezar Ferreira
  • Lance Benoist vs. Paulo Thiago
  • Azamat Gashimov vs. John Lineker
  • John Cholish vs. Gleison Tibau
  • Mike Rio vs. Francisco Trinaldo
  • Roger Hollett vs. Fabio Maldonado
  • Jussier “Formiga” da Silva vs. Chris Cariaso
  • Hacran Dias vs. Manny Gamburyan
  • Lucas Martins vs. Jeremy Larsen


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