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“UFC On FUEL TV 10″ Fight Card Set For June 8

The UFC’s June return to Brazil is complete, as UFC on FUEL TV: Nogueira vs. Werdum goes down from Ginasio Paulo Sarasate in Fortaleza, Brazil.

The fight lineup was set by UFC officials on Wednesday. In the main event, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira will square off with Fabricio Werdum. The two were most recently coaches on The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil.

TUF: Brazil will also crown a new champion. Four other main card bouts will air on FUEL TV, while the rest stream on Facebook.

“The UFC is very happy with this first event in the northeast of Brazil,” said UFC Brazil representative Grace Tourinho. “The feedback we already have from fans and partners has us very excited about the reception we have in Ceara. There is no doubt that the Ginasio Paulo Sarasate will be completely packed and an incredible atmosphere.”

The current fight card is listed below:


Heavyweight: Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Fabricio Werdum

The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 2 Finals

Light Heavyweight: Thiago Silva vs. Rafael “Feijao” Cavalcante

Welterweight: Erick Silva vs. John Hathaway

Middleweight: Daniel Sarafian vs. Eddie Mendez

Featherweight: Rony Jason vs. Mike Wilkinson


Bantamweight: Raphael Assuncao vs. Vaughan Lee

Middleweight: Derek Brunson vs. Ronny Markes

Featherweight: Godofredo Pepey vs. Felipe Arantes

Welterweight: Ildemar Alcantara vs. Jason High

Featherweight: Rodrigo Damm vs. Mizuto Hirota

Middleweight: Karlos Vemola vs. Caio Magalhaes

Middleweight: Anthony Smith vs. Antonio Braga Neto