The lineups for the “UFC on FX 5″ main and preliminary cards are set for this Friday in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Headlining the card will be a heavyweight scrap between Travis Browne and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, with welterweights Jake Ellenberger and Jay Hieron in the so headlining spot. The FX main card will kick off from the Target Center at 8PM ET.
Also on the main card, an exciting flyweight matchup between TUF 14 champion Jon Dodson and debuting talent Jussier “Formiga” da Silva. Rounding out the card is a matchup of the always exciting Josh Neer and Justin Edwards.
While there was not a planned Facebook card originally, the addition of bouts from the cancelled UFC 151 caused the expanded card. The FUEL TV preliminaries will air at 5PM ET with the two-fight Facebook card airing around 4PM ET.
Main Card (FX 8PM ET)
- Travis Browne vs. Antonio Silva
- Jake Ellenberger vs. Jay Hieron
- John Dodson vs. Jussier “Formiga” da Silva
- Josh Neer vs. Justin Edwards
Preliminary Card (FUEL TV 5PM ET)
- Yves Edwards vs. Jeremy Stephens
- Danny Castillo vs. Michael Johnson
- Dennis Hallman vs. Thiago Tavares
- Shane Roller vs. Jacob Volkmann
- Diego Nunes vs. Bart Palaszewski
- Phil Harris vs. Darren Uyenoyama
Preliminary Card (Facebook 4PM ET)
- Marcus LeVesseur vs. Carlo Prater
- Mike Pierce vs. Aaron Simpson