Four Fights Added to ‘UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Melendez’ Lineup

Written by Tom Ngo
February 7th, 2013

UFC Lightweight Ramsey Nijem

On Thursday morning, the world’s most prestigious mixed martial arts promotion added four fights to the “UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Melendez” roster.

“The Ultimate Fighter 13” finalist Ramsey Nijem (Pictured) meets undefeated Myles Jury, “TUF Smashes” lightweight winner Norman Parke battles Jon Tuck, former Strikeforce 155-puond top contender Jorge Masvidal faces Tim Means and Roger Bowling fights Anthony Njokuani.

All four bouts will likely appear in the show’s prelims.

HP Pavilion in San Jose, California hosts the April 20th festivities. FOX broadcast the featured bouts live starting at 8PM ET/5PM PT.

A lightweight title tilt between UFC king Benson Henderson and former Strikeforce champ Gilbert Melendez headlines the gig.

Here is the card’s current lineup:

Yoel Romero vs. Clifford Starks

Roger Bowling vs. Anthony Njokuani

Jorge Masvidal vs. Tim Means

Norman Parke vs. Jon Tuck

Myles Jury vs. Ramsey Nijem

Matt Brown vs. Dan Hardy

Nate Diaz vs. Josh Thomson

Daniel Cormier vs. Frank Mir

Gilbert Melendez vs. Benson Henderson (UFC lightweight champion)

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