- 21-9 MMA / 8-6 UFC Record
- Won 4 of Last 5 Fights
- Notable Wins: Trevor Smith, Kyle Noke, Clifford Starks
- 17-4-1 MMA / 5-2-1 UFC Record
- 3 Fight Win Streak
- Notable Wins: Sean Spencer, Tor Troeng, Michael Kuiper
November 16th, 2013
Las Vegas, Nevada
MGM Grand Garden Arena
Ed Herman returned to the win column at UFC on FOX 8, with a unanimous decision victory over Trevor Smith in a battle which earned both fighters an extra $50k for “Fight of the Night” bonuses. Herman made in an appearance on the final Strikeforce card, but was submitted in the first round by Ronaldo Souza to snap a three-fight win streak.
Rafael Natal inched closer to the top echelon of the UFC’s middleweight division with his third-straight victory in the octagon at UFC Fight Night 28, earning a hard-fought unanimous decision over Tor Troeng. Other recent victories include a submission win over Sean Spencer and a decision victory Joao Zeferino.