The fight card for Saturday night’s The Ultimate Fighter 5 Finale has been released. The main event of course features coaches BJ Penn and Jens Pulver. The final of the lightweight competition on the show is set with Nate Diaz facing off with Manny Gamburyan.
Other highlights feature the return of Roger Huerta, the first mixed martial artist to grace the cover of Sports Illustrated; Leonard Garcia; and Thales Leites, in addition to several of the lightweight participants from this season.
The fights air on Spike TV at 9pm on Saturday night following the Season 5 marathon.
-BJ Penn (#6 Welterweight in the World)* vs. Jens Pulver
-TUF 5 Lightweight Tournament Finals: Manny Gamburyan vs. Nate Diaz
-Roger Huerta vs. Doug Evans
-Thales Leites vs. Floyd Sword
-Joe Lauzon vs. Brandon Melendez
-Gray Maynard vs. Robert Emerson
-Leonard Garcia vs. Allen Berube
-Cole Miller vs. Andy Wang
-Matt Wiman vs. Brian Geraghty
* Based on MMAWeekly World MMA Rankings