The UFC returns to Japan on Saturday, and will bring back a fighter who became in icon in the country.

Former PRIDE champion Wanderlei Silva is set to face Brian Stann in the main event from Saitama and the Saitama Super Arena at UFC on FUEL TV 8.

Weigh-ins for the card took place earlier this evening, and are listed below.


Wanderlei Silva (204 lbs.) vs. Brian Stann (206 lbs.)

Mark Hunt (266 lbs.) vs. Stefan Struve (260 lbs.)

Takanori Gomi (156 lbs.) vs. Diego Sanchez (158 lbs.)

Yushin Okami (185 lbs.) vs. Hector Lombard (186 lbs.)

Mizuto Hirota (146 lbs.) vs. Rani Yahyha (146 lbs.)

Dong Hyung Kim (171 lbs.) vs. Siyar Bahadurzada (171 lbs.)


Riki Fukuda (186 lbs.) vs. Brad Tavares (185 lbs.)

Takeya Mizugaki (136 lbs.) vs. Bryan Caraway (135 lbs.)

Cristinao Marcello (156 lbs.) vs. Kazuki Tokudome (155 lbs.)

Alex Caceres (136 lbs.) vs. Kyung Ho Kang (135 lbs.)

Marcelo Guimaraes (171 lbs.) vs. Hyun Gyu Lim (171 lbs.)