UFC On FX 8 just received a new light heavyweight bout between Â Roger Hollett and Fabio Maldonado. Both fighters are coming off of losses coming into the event slated for Brazil, and with all of the necessary cuts coming from the UFC they will have a lot on the line.
Hollett is coming off of a unanimous decision loss to Matt Hamill at UFC 152, but was supposed to fight at UFC On FX 7. Hollett was forced off the card with a torn bicep, and has spent the time healing. Maldonado is on a 3 fight skid with the last one coming from Glover Teixeira at UFC 153.
UFC On FX 8: Belfort Vs Rockhold takes place on Â on May 18 at Arena Jaragua in Santa Catarina, Brazil. Middleweights Vitor Belfort and former Strikeforce Champion Luke Rockhold will meet in the main event.