UFC on FX 8 bonuses: Belfort, Souza, Martins and Larsen take home $50K

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The UFC on FX 8 event took place at Arena Jaragua in Jaragua Do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil, on Saturday night. Vitor Belfort, Ronaldo Souza, Lucas Martins and Jeremy Larsen each took home $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC on FX 8 event.

UFC on FX 8 LIVE results and play-by-play

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“UFC on FX 8: Belfort vs. Rockhold” takes place today at Arena Jaragua in Jaragua Do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil. The event is headlined with a 185-pound match-up between former UFC light heavyweight champ Vitor Belfort and former Strikeforce middleweight champ Luke Rockhold.

TUF Live’s Joe Proctor talks time on the show and upcoming Finale bout with Larsen

ProMMAnow.com reporter Joe Gugelman caught up with Team Faber lightweight Joe Proctor at a brunch for the The Ultimate Fighter Live contestants held this past week in Las Vegas. Proctor talked about his time on The Ultimate Fighter Live as well as his upcoming fight against Jeremy Larsen at the Finale.

Eliminated competitors of The Ultimate Fighter Live will compete on TUF Finale

There are four competitors left competing in the Ultimate Fighter Live tournament, however, all but two of them who were eliminated from the tournament before the semifinals will get a chance to compete once again for the UFC (barring injury suspension) at the Ultimate Fighter Live Finale which airs on FX on June 1st.

Middleweight title fight headlines “Rage in the Cage 134” this Friday Sept. 11 in Tucson, Arizona

This Friday Sept. 11, 2009 Rage in the Cage visits Tucson, Ariz. with “RITC 134.” Headlining the card will be Eddie Arizmendi defending his middleweight title against Mike Ashford. The card will also feature the return of Tucson native and IFL veteran Gabe Casillas taking on Jeremy Larsen.

Special guests for the event include TUF 8 “bad boy” Junie Browning and Tucson’s own George Roop who will be available for photo opportunities, to sign autographs, and talk with fans.

“RITC 34” takes place at the Desert Diamond Casino this Friday. Doors open at 7:00 PM and  fights start at 8:00 PM. Rage in the Cage tickets on sale at the Desert Diamond Box Office ( 520-393-2799 or 866-DDC-Wins ) and through TicketMaster (1-800-745-3000). Advanced tickets are $25, $40 and $100. $5 higher on fight day.

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