UFC Light heavyweight champion Jon Jones (17-1 MMA, 11-1 UFC) will defend his crown against challenger Chael Sonnen (27-12-1 MMA, 6-5 UFC) this weekend at UFC 159 at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.

The main card also includes wrestler Phil Davis (10-1 MMA, 6-1 UFC) vs. former M-1 Global Champion Vinny Magalhaes (10-5 MMA, 1-2 UFC), Alan Belcher (18-7 MMA, 9-5 UFC) vs. Brit Michael Bisping (23-5 MMA, 13-5 UFC), TUF Heavyweights winner Roy Nelson (18-7 MMA, 5-3 UFC) vs. French striker Cheick Kongo (18-7-2 MMA, 12-5 UFC) and Jim Miller (22-4 MMA, 11-3 UFC) vs. Pat Healy (29-16 MMA, 0-1 UFC).

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