Originally posted on 5thRound.com  |  Last updated 1/31/13
The UFC 159 fight announcements came at a fast and furious pace this week. With the addition of today’s lightweight battle between Joe Proctor and Al Iaquinta, seven scraps have now been confirmed for the April 27th lineup. A light heavyweight title tilt between champion Jon Jones (Pictured) and Chael Sonnen headlines the pay-per-view broadcast. Middleweights Michael Bisping and Alan Belcher serve as the co-featured attraction. Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey hosts the festivities. Here is the card’s current roster: Joe Proctor vs. Al Iaquinta Nick Catone vs. James Head Jim Miller vs. Pat Healy Vinny Magalhaes vs. Phil Davis Roy Nelson vs. Cheick Kongo Michael Bisping vs. Alan Belcher Chael Sonnen vs. Jon Jones (UFC light heavyweight champion)
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