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UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen Fight Card, Start Times and Related News

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UFC 159 posterUFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen
Date: April 27, 2013
Venue: Prudential Center
Location: Newark, New Jersey

 

gate: $2.7M
attendance: 15,227

Fighter Awards & Bonuses ($65,000 each)
- Knockout of the Night: Roy Nelson
- Submission of the Night: Pat Healy
- Fight of The Night: Pat Healy and Jim Miller

 

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Main Bouts (on Pay-Per-View):
-Jon Jones def. Chael Sonnen by TKO at 4:33, R1
-Michael Bisping def. Alan Belcher by technical decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
-Roy Nelson def. Cheick Kongo by KO at 2:03, R1
-Phil Davis def. Vinny Magalhaes by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28)
-Pat Healy def. Jim Miller by submission (rear naked choke) at 4:02, R3

Preliminary Bouts (on FX):
-Rustam Khabilov def. Yancy Medeiros by TKO (thumb injury) at 2:32, R1
-Ovince St. Preux def. Gian Villante by majority technical decision (30-28, 30-29, 29-29)
-Sara McMann def. Shiela Gaff by TKO at 4:06, R1
-Bryan Caraway def. Johnny Bedford by submission (guillotine choke) at 4:44, R3

Preliminary Bouts (on Facebook):
-Cody McKenzie def. Leonard Garcia by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
-Steven Siler def. Kurt Holobaugh by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

 

†UFC Light Heavyweight Championship

UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen Start Times:
Preliminary Bouts on Facebook: 7:05 p.m. ET/4:05 p.m. PT
Preliminary Bouts on FX: 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT
Main Card on Pay-Per-View: 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m PT

 

  • Sir_Roy

    Soon to read;

    Chael Sonnen (27-13-1)

  • Tiddy28

    Main card is good, but the rest I’m not overly fussed about watching.

    • Adz

      Ah, c’mon…McKenzie/Garcia will be fun.

  • Lucas

    even on the poster Sonnen look scared !