UFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Bigfoot

UFC on FX 5 posterUFC on FX 5: Browne vs. Bigfoot
Date: October 5, 2012
Venue: Target Center
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota


gate: $358,000
attendance: 7,000-something

Fighter Awards & Bonuses ($40,000 each)
– Knockout of the Night: Michael Johnson
– Submission of the Night: Justin Edwards
– Fight of The Night: Diego Nunes and Bart Palaszewski





Medical Suspensions

TV Ratings


Main Bouts (on FX):
-Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva def. Travis Browne by TKO (Strikes) at 3:27, R1
-Jake Ellenberger def. Jay Hieron by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28), R3
-John Dodson def. Jussier “Formiga” da Silva by TKO (Strikes) at 4:35, R2
-Justin Edwards def. Josh Neer by Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 0:45, R1

Preliminary Bouts (on Fuel TV):
-Jeremy Stephens vs. Yves Edwards
(Stepehens in jail as of 8 p.m. ET, but UFC president Dana White says they are still working on getting him out and working him into the card.)
-Michael Johnson de. Danny Castillo by KO at 1:06, R2
-Mike Pierce def. Aaron Simpson by KO at :29, R2
-Marcus LeVesseur def. Carlo Prater by split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
-Jacob Volkmann def. Shane Roller by submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 2:38, R1
-Diego Nunes def. Bart Palaszewski by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 30-27)
-Darren Uyenoyama def. Phil Harris by Submission (Rear Naked Choke) at 3:38, R2

CANCELLED – Hallman 7 Pounds Overweight:
-Dennis Hallman (51-14-2) vs. Thiago Tavares (17-4-1)

UFC on FX 5 Start Times:
Preliminary Bouts on Facebook: 4 p.m. ET/1 p.m. PT
Preliminary Bouts on Fuel TV: 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT
Main Card on FX: 8 p.m. ET/8 p.m. PT (delayed on West Coast)