The confirmation of two previously announced bouts between John Cholish and Yves Edwards and TUF: Live champion Mike Chiesa and Marcus LeVesseur have finalized the UFC on Fox 5 fight card. Both bouts will take place on the FUEL TV preliminary card.
The four fight main card of UFC on Fox 5 will be headlined by a UFC lightweight title fight between Ben Henderson and Nate Diaz. The card will also feature a light heavyweight tilt between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Alexander Gustaffson. The card will take place December 8 at the Key Arena in Seattle, Washington.
Main Card (8PM ET FOX)
- UFC Lightweight Title Fight: Benson Henderson (c) vs. Nate Diaz
- Alexander Gustafsson vs. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua
- Rory MacDonald vs. B.J. Penn
- Matt Brown vs. Mike Swick
- Lavar Johnson vs. Brendan Schaub
- Mike Chiesa vs. Marcus LeVesseur
- Dennis Siver vs. Eddie Yagin
- T.J. Dillashaw vs. Mike Easton
- Ramsey Nijem vs. Joe Proctor
- Daron Cruickshank vs. Henry Martinez
- John Albert vs. Scott Jorgensen
- Tim Means vs. Abel Trujillo
- John Cholish vs. Yves Edwards