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UFC 159 fight card: Jones vs. Sonnen

A look at the current card for UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen, which goes down in New Jersey on April 27th.


UFC 159 will take place on April 27th in the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ, and the main event will see the two Ultimate Fighter 17 coaches facing off for the UFC light heavyweight title. Jon Jones will defend his belt against Chael Sonnen, who will be taking his first fight at LHW since 2006. Also tapped for the card is a middleweight grudge match between Alan Belcher and Michael Bisping, a heavyweight bout between Cheick Kongo and Roy Nelson, and a light heavyweight style clash between wrestler Phil Davis and ADCC winner Vinny Magalhaes.

Here's a look at the current card, which doesn't have a bout order as of yet.

Apr 27th live on PPV from Newark, NJ:

Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen [LHW title]
Alan Belcher vs. Michael Bisping
Phil Davis vs. Vinny Magalhaes
Pat Healy vs. Jim Miller
Cheick Kongo vs. Roy Nelson
Nick Catone vs. James Head
Jim Hettes vs. Steven Siler
Al Iaquinta vs. Joe Proctor
Rustam Khabilov vs. Yancy Medeiros

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