UFC on FOX 5 Prelims to Air on FX


In a twist, the prelims for December's UFC On Fox: Henderson Vs. Diaz event will air on FX instead of Fuel TV, according to a report by MMAFighting.com. The card goes down December 8 from Seattle.

The prelims will begin at 5 p.m. ET and feature Brendan Schaub vs. Lavar Johnson, Michael Chiesa vs. Marcus LeVessuer and four other fights. Three bouts will stream via Facebook beginning at 3:45 p.m. ET.

The Fox-televised main card boasts UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson against Nate Diaz. Also, the UFC On Fox: Johnson Vs. Dodson card in January will also feature FX prelims.

Here is the complete card for the event:


UFC Lightweight Championship
Benson Henderson (c) vs. Nate Diaz

Light Heavyweight: Mauricio "Shogun" Rua vs. Alexander Gustafsson

Welterweight: Rory MacDonald vs. BJ Penn

Welterweight: Mike Swick vs. Matt Brown


Heavyweight: Lavar Johnson vs. Brendan Schaub

Lightweight: Mike Chiesa vs. Marcus LaVesseur

Featherweight: Dennis Siver vs. Eddie Yagin

Lightweight: Daron Cruickshank vs. Henry Martinez

Lightweight: Ramsey Nijem vs. Joe Proctor

Lightweight: John Cholish vs. Yves Edwards


Bantamweight: Bryan Caraway vs. Mike Easton

Bantamweight: Scott Jorgensen vs. John Albert

Lightweight: Tim Means vs. Abel Trujillo

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