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‘UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen’ Promo Video

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
March 18th, 2013
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Now that UFC 158 is officially yesterday’s news, it’s time for the Octagon to focus on its next pay-per-view broadcast. “UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen” takes place April 27 inside Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

The show features a light heavyweight title tilt between champion Jon Jones (pictured) and Chael Sonnen. The 205-pounders are currently serving as opposing coaches on “The Ultimate Fighter 17.”

Although they aren’t featured in the hype video below, a middleweight shootout between Michael Bisping and Alan Belcher serves as the co-main attraction. No word on whether Bisping has accepted Belcher’s bet.

Please click the media player below to watch the promo:

Here is the show’s current roster:

Preliminary Card:

Steven Siler vs. Jim Hettes

Nick Catone vs. James Head

Joe Proctor vs. Al Iaquinta

Leonard Garcia vs. Cody McKenzie

Ovince St. Preux vs. Gian Villante

Johnny Bedford vs. Erik Perez

Rustam Khabilov vs. Yancy Medeiros

Sara McMann vs. Sheila Gaff

Main Card:

(Pay-Per-View 10PM ET/7PM PT)

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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