UFC on FOX 8 featured a Flyweight title fight where the latest stoppage in UFC history was pulled off. Demetrious Johnson defended his title defeating John Moraga via armbar at 3:43 of round five. The co-main event saw a Welterweight fight that was built up for weeks fall short as far as excitement is concerned. Rory MacDonald in the end defeated Jake Ellenberger via unanimous decision. Welterweight Robbie Lawler pulled off a vicious head kick KO over Bobby Voelker at :24 of round two. Women's Bantamweight Liz Carmouche returned to the win column after defeating Jessica Andrade via TKO at 3:57 of round two.
UFC veteran James McSweeney will replace Marcus Sursa and face off against Paul Buentello at Legazy FC 22.
UFC Women's Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has been confirmed to have a roll in The Expendables 3.
Paul Daley and Maiquel Falcao have both been released from Bellator FC.
Brazilian star Goiti Yamauchi who was recently signed by Bellator will make his debut at Bellator 99.