The bout order for UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen is set, as four fights each have been placed on the FX prelims and Facebook live stream. The card goes down April 27 from Newark, New Jersey and the Prudential Center.
In the pay-per-view main event, Jon Jones defends his UFC light heavyweight title against Chael Sonnen. “Bones” is seeking a record-tying fifth successful title defense, and the first against a non-former UFC champion in Sonnen.
Alan Belcher vs. Michael Bisping, Cheick Kongo vs. Roy Nelson, Phil Davis vs. Vinny Magalhaes, and Pat Healy vs. Jim Miller are also on the PPV card.
The Facebook prelims begin at 6 p.m. ET before moving over to FX at 8 p.m. ET. The current fight card lineup can be viewed below:
MAIN CARD (PPV)
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
PRELIMINARY CARD (FX)
Bantamweight: Erik Perez vs. Johnny Bedford
Light Heavyweight: Ovince St. Preux vs. Gian Villante
Women’s Bantamweight: Sara McMann vs. Sheila Gaff
Lightweight: Rustam Khabilov vs. Yancy Medeiros
PRELIMINARY CARD (FACEBOOK)
Featherweight: Leonard Garcia vs. Cody McKenzie
Lightweight: Joe Proctor vs. Al Iaquinta
Welterweight: Nick Catone vs. James Head
Featherweight: Steven Siler vs. Kurt Holobaugh