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Jones-Sonnen fight set for April 27

Updated: November 6, 2012, 1:10 AM ET
By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com

Jon Jones will seek his fifth light heavyweight title defense against No. 1 contender Chael Sonnen on April 27 in Newark, N.J.

UFC officials announced the date and location Monday. The event, which will take place inside the Prudential Center, is expected to be a pay-per-view.

Jones and Sonnen currently are in Las Vegas serving as opposing coaches on the 17th season of "The Ultimate Fighter" reality series, which debuts in January.

Jones (17-1) had been scheduled to fight Dan ...

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