UFC on FUEL TV 8 takes place this evening at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. “The Axe Murderer” Wanderlei Silva reached iconic status during his days fighting in Pride FC in Japan and will look to reclaims some of that glory tonight as he faces war veteran and former WEC light heavyweight champ Brian Stann in the main event.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) makes its return to Japan this weekend with a stacked card on “free” television. “UFC on Fuel TV 8” takes place Saturday, March 2, at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. There’s a long history of amazing MMA and combat sporting events in Saitama, and there’s something special about seeing the UFC holding events there and helping to revive the mixed martial arts scene in Japan.
This is the fourth episode of The MMA Review Radio Show hosted by Jay Cee. The show features an interview with special guest Joe Orrey, who will be facing Brett Johns for the Pain Pit bantamweight title in the headline bout at Pain Pit Fight Night 6: New Breed this Saturday, March 2, at the Newport Centre in Newport, South Wales.
FUEL TV presents ‘In Focus: Silva vs Stann’, an in-depth look at the main event of UFC on FUEL TV 8 which takes place this Saturday, March 2, in Saitama, Japan. ‘In Focus’ is a half-hour expose of MMA legend Wanderlei Silva (34-12-1, 1 NC) and former United States Marine Brian Stann (12-5), where they are in their careers, and the two very different paths they have traveled throughout their lives.
The UFC train keeps on rolling with UFC on FUEL TV 8: Silva vs. Stann taking place on Saturday in Japan. The main card will air on FUEL TV with preliminary action streaming on Facebook. The main event will consist of a light heavyweight bout between MMA legend Wandelei Silva and Brian Stann. It’s an intriguing FREE event, so let’s take a look at the top five questions heading into the event.