Tonight (May 16), UFC on ESPN 8 takes place inside the Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. In the headliner, heavyweights Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris will collide. UFC on ESPN 8’s co-main event will see strawweight Claudia Gadelha go one-on-one with Angela Hill. Featherweight action between Edson Barboza and Dan Ige will also be featured on the main card. Catch live results here.
The fighters from both the main and co-main events are expected to attend the post-fight press conference barring any hospital visits. Of course, anyone else on the card who has a breakout performance could also attend the presser.
MMA News will be providing live coverage of the UFC on ESPN 8 card. Be sure to check back here for the post-fight presser with a tentative start time of 12:15 a.m. ET.
Here’s the full card for UFC on ESPN 8.
Main Card (ESPN, 9 p.m. ET)
- Heavyweight bout: Walt Harris vs. Alistair Overeem
- Women’s strawweight bout: Claudia Gadelha vs. Angela Hill
- Featherweight bout: Edson Barboza vs. Dan Ige
- Middleweight bout: Eryk Anders vs. Krzysztof Jotko
- Featherweight bout: Marlon Vera vs. Song Yadong
Prelims (ESPN, 6:00 p.m. ET)
- Welterweight bout: Miguel Baeza vs. Matt Brown
- Middleweight bout: Anthony Hernandez vs. Kevin Holland
- Featherweight bout: Giga Chikadze vs. Irwin Rivera
- Women’s flyweight bout: Cortney Casey vs. Mara Romero Borella
- Featherweight bout: Darren Elkins vs. Nate Landwehr
- Heavyweight bout: Rodrigo Nascimento vs. Don’Tale Mayes