The following are the preliminary card results from WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis, which is going down at the Jobing.com Arena in Glendale, Arizona.
-Renan Barao defeated Chris Cariaso via submission via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:47 of Round 1.
-Yuri Alcantara defeated Ricardo Lamas via knockout (punches) at 3:26 of Round 1.
-Danny Castillo defeated Will Kerr via knockout (punches) at 1:25 of Round 1.
-Eddie Wineland defeated Ken Stone via knockout (slam) at 2:11 of Round 1.
-Brad Pickett defeated Ivan Menjivar via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).
-Shane Roller defeated Jame Varner via submission (rear-naked choke) at 3:55 of Round 1.
-Danny Downes defeated Tiequan Zhang via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28).