- 21-5 MMA / 1-3 UFC Record
- 3 Fight Losing Streak
- Notable Wins: Jim Yorke, Michal Kita, John Olav Einemo
- 14-7 MMA / 9-6 UFC Record
- Won 3 of Last 4 Fights
- Notable Wins: Mirko Filipovic, Ben Rothwell, Ednaldo Oliveira
July 6th, 2013
Las Vegas, Nevada
MGM Grand Garden Arena
Dave Herman returns from a 9-month suspension following a positive drug test containing marijuana metabolites, following his UFC 153 loss to Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, losing via second round submission. He’s currently on a three-fight losing streak, also suffering TKO losses to Stefan Struve and Roy Nelson.
Gabriel Gonzaga had a three-fight winning streak come to an end at the Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale, following a first round knockout loss to Travis Browne. He previously earned three straight submission victories over Parker Porter, Ednaldo Oliveira, and Ben Rothwell.