The lightweight title is on the line at UFC on FOX 5 when champion Ben Henderson takes on challenger Nate Diaz.
The stacked main card also features the return of MMA legend BJ Penn who takes on welterweight prospect Rory MacDonald. In addition, the next number one light heavyweight contender will be determined when Alexander Gustafsson meets Mauricio “Shogun” Rua.
The Key Arena in Seattle will play host to UFC on FOX 5. The action gets underway with the first preliminary card match streaming for free on the UFC’s Facebook page at 4:20pm ET. Six additional prelim bouts will then be televised on FX beginning at 5:00pm ET. The four bout main card will air on FOX at 8:00pm ET.
UFC on FOX 5 Results
Preliminary Card (Online)
Scott Jorgensen vs. John Albert
Preliminary Card (FX)
Nam Phan vs. Dennis Siver
Abel Trujillo vs. Marcus LeVesseur
Henry Martinez vs. Daron Cruickshank
Joe Proctor vs. Ramsey Nijem
Mike Easton vs. Raphael Assunçao
Jeremy Stephens vs. Yves Edwards
Main Card (FOX)
Matt Brown vs. Mike Swick
Rory MacDonald vs. BJ Penn
Alexander Gustafsson vs. Mauricio Rua
Nate Diaz vs. Ben Henderson