‘UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Melendez’ Event Poster

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
February 18th, 2013

UFC Poster FOX Henderson Melendez Cormier Mir

As Strikeforce’s two biggest male superstars get set to make their big league debuts, their new bosses are preparing to promote their upcoming scraps. The first step in that direction was to release the official event poster for “UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Melendez.”

An unofficial lightweight title unification bout between UFC champ Benson Henderson and former Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez headlines the April 20th festivities.

Former Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix champion Daniel Cormier meets Frank Mir in the show’s co-featured attraction.

HP Pavilion in San Jose, California hosts the gig. FOX broadcasts the main card live beginning at 8PM ET/5PM PT.

Here is the event’s current roster:

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

Chad Mendes vs. Clay Guida

Francis Carmont vs. Lorenz Larkin

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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