Michel Prazeres vs. Paulo Thiago official for UFC on FX 8, lineup again complete | News

or now, at least, the UFC on FX 8 lineup shuffling is complete, as a previously reported matchup of Michel Prazeres (16-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) vs. Paulo Thiago is now official (14-5 MMA, 4-5 UFC).

Thiago was initially expected to meet Lance Benoist before injury forced a lineup change.

Featuring a headline bout of Vitor Belfort vs. Luke Rockhold, UFC on FX 8 takes place May 18 at Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil. The event's main card airs live on FX following prelims on FUEL TV and Facebook.