John Lineker vs Azamat Gashimov Booked for UFC on FX 8

John Lineker


John Lineker

  • 20-6 MMA / 1-1 UFC Record
  • Won 14 0f Last 15 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Wagner Campos, Yasuhiro Urushitani

Azamat Gashimov


Azamat Gashimov

  • 7-2 MMA / 0-1 UFC Record
  • Won 2 of Last 3 Fights
  • Notable Wins:


UFC on FX 8

May 18th, 2013

Santa Catarina, Brazil

Arena Jaragua


John Lineker earned his first win in the UFC with a unanimous decision victory over Yasuhiro Urushitani at UFC on Fuel TV 6. He made his promotional debut in May of last year, but came up short against Louis Gaudinot, submitting to a guillotine choke in the second round.

Azamat Gashimov drops to the featherweight division following a first round submission loss to Ivan Menjivar in his UFC debut. The loss snapped a two-fight win streak, which included two first round stoppage victories in the Russian regional circuit.

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