--- a/libop/op_events.c
+++ b/libop/op_events.c
@@ -1253,6 +1253,7 @@
 		case CPU_ARM_SCORPION:
 		case CPU_ARM_SCORPIONMP:
 		case CPU_ARM_KRAIT:
+		case CPU_ARM_V8_XGENE:
 			descr->name = "CPU_CYCLES";
 			break;