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“UFC 159: Jones Vs. Sonnen” Main Card Set With Five Bouts

The pay-per-view main card for UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen has been set, as Pat Healy and Jim Miller will kick-start the April 27 event. The card goes down from Newark, New Jersey and the Prudential Center.

In the main event, Jon Jones will defend his UFC light heavyweight title against Chael Sonnen. Also, Alan Belcher and Michael Bisping collide in a key middleweight bout.

Cheick Kongo vs. Roy Nelson and Phil Davis vs. Vinny Magalhaes round out the main card. Featured prelim bouts include Sara McMann-Sheila Gaff and Al Iaquinta-Joe Proctor. The prelims will air on FX and Facebook.

Below is the current card:


UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
Jon Jones (c) vs. Chael Sonnen

Middleweight: Michael Bisping vs. Alan Belcher

Heavyweight: Roy Nelson vs. Cheick Kongo

Light Heavyweight: Phil Davis vs. Vinny Magalhaes

Lightweight: Jim Miller vs. Pat Healy


Women’s Bantamweight: Sara McMann vs. Sheila Gaff

Lightweight: Joe Proctor vs. Al Iaquinta

Bantamweight: Erik Perez vs. Johnny Bedford

Welterweight: Nick Catone vs. James Head

Featherweight: Steven Siler vs. Kurt Holobaugh

Light Heavyweight: Ovince St. Preux vs. Gian Villante

Lightweight: Rustam Khabilov vs. Yancy Medeiros

Featherweight: Leonard Garcia vs. Cody McKenzie