- Saturday 12.08.2012 at 08:00 PM ET
- U.S. Broadcast: FOX | Prelims: FX
- Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
- Ownership: Zuffa, LLC
- Venue: KeyArena
- Location: Seattle, Washington, United States
- Enclosure: Octagon
- TV Announcers: Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan
- Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
- Post-Fight Interviews: Joe Rogan
- Ticket Revenue (live gate): $1,522,600
- Attendance: 14,387 (Paid: 13,430)
- TV Ratings: 4.4M average viewers (6M peak, 1.2M FX prelims)
- Number of MMA Bouts: 11
Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts
Honors & Awards
Knockout of the NightYves Edwards vs. Jeremy Stephens | $65,000 bonus to Edwards
Fight of the NightScott Jorgensen vs. John Albert | $65,000 bonus to each fighter
Submission of the NightScott Jorgensen vs. John Albert | $65,000 bonus to Jorgensen
Henderson vs. Diaz (11), Penn vs. MacDonald (9), Jorgensen vs. Albert (1)
Rua vs. Gustafsson (10), Swick vs. Brown (8), Nijem vs. Proctor (5)
Edwards vs. Stephens (7), Easton vs. Assunção (6)
Cruickshank vs. Martinez (4), LeVesseur vs. Trujillo (3), Siver vs. Phan (2)
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UFC on FOX 5 Wiki Update Wiki
UFC on FOX 5 will be the UFC's second trip to Seattle, after UFC Fight Night 24: Nogueira vs Davis. it's also the UFC's fifth trip to the pacific northwest, after one event in Portland and two in Vancouver.
While UFC on FOX 5 is the fifth overall UFC event on the FOX network, it's the fourth under the four-events-per-year contract.
It's the second UFC on FOX card to feature a title fight, the first being UFC on FOX 1, featuring Cain Velasquez versus Junior dos Santos for the Heavyweight title.
Three fights originally scheduled for the cancelled UFC 151 pay-per-view will take place at this event, including Dennis Siver versus Eddie Yagin, Daron Cruickshank versus Henry Martinez, and Tim Means versus Abel Trujillo.
A fight between Donald Cerrone and Anthony Pettis was initially rumored to take place at this event, however the fight is now confirmed for the sixth UFC on FOX event in January.