UFC on FOX 5 Results: Henderson Retains Lightweight Title


By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

UFC on FOX is in the books and we have complete results below from the card that featured a lightweight title fight between champion Ben Henderson and challenger Nate Diaz.

Main Card (Live on FOX, 8 p.m. ET)

-Ben Henderson defeated Nate Diaz by Unanimous Decision (50-43, 50-45, 50-45)
-Alexander Gustafsson defeated Mauricio Rua by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
-Rory MacDonald defeated B.J. Penn by Unanimous Decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27)
-Matt Brown defeated Mike Swick by KO (Punches, 2nd Round, 2:56)

Preliminary Card (Live on FX, 5 p.m. ET)

-Yves Edwards defeated Jeremy Stephens by TKO (Ref Stoppage, 1st Round, 1:55)
-Raphael Assuncao defeated Mike Easton by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
-Ramsey Nijem defeated Joe Proctor by Unanimous Decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28)
-Daron Cruickshank defeated Henry Martinez by KO (Head Kick, 2nd Round, 2:57)
-Abel Trujillo defeated Marcus Levesseur by TKO (Ref Stoppage, 2nd Round, 3:56)
-Dennis Siver defeated Nam Phan by Unanimous Decision (30-24, 30-25, 30-26)

Preliminary Card (Streaming live on Facebook, 4:00 p.m. ET)

-Scott Jorgensen defeated John Albert by Submission (RNC, 1st Round, 4:59)

Leave your feedback on this article by posting a comment directly below! You can also chat about the latest news in the MMANEWS.COM Forums and/or the MMANEWS.COM Facebook. If that wasn't enough, MMANEWS.COM is now on Twitter as well @mmanewsdotcom.


Gavin Tucker

Gavin Tucker on UFC Debut: ‘I Wanted a Finish, But Sam Sicilia is Tough’

Gavin Tucker is glad to make his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut a successful one. This past Sunday night (Feb. 19), Tucker took on Sam...
Ronda Rousey PPV

Ronda Rousey Snags Guest Role on NBC’s ‘Blindspot’

Ronda Rousey is going from pay-per-view (PPV) fights to NBC. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight ruler is making a guest appearance on...
Liam McGeary

Liam McGeary Wants to Rip Vladimir Filipovic’s Head Off at Bellator 173

A change in opponent doesn't appear to bother Liam McGeary. This Friday night (Feb. 24), the former Bellator light heavyweight champion will do battle with...
Max Holloway

Max Holloway: ‘I Wouldn’t be Surprised if Jose Aldo Tries to Wrestle Against me’

Max Holloway isn't counting on Jose Aldo to stand with him for five rounds. "Blessed" is the current interim Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight title...
UFC 100 Dan Henderson vs Michael Bisping

Jacare Souza Says Michael Bisping Hasn’t Learned From First Knockout Loss

Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza has not forgotten about Michael Bisping's knockout loss at UFC 100. Bisping may be the reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title...