Tag Archives: The Ultimate Fighter
Israel Adesanya Believes Brad Tavares Will be Easier Than Last Opponent

Israel Adesanya isn’t expecting Brad Tavares to give him a great deal of trouble. Adesanya and Tavares will do battle on “The Ultimate Fighter” 27 finale. This bout will serve …read more

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Israel Adesanya Says Brad Tavares Will be an Easier Opponent Than Marvin Vettori

Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight Israel Adesanya is set to take on veteran Brad Tavares on July 6 as part of “The Ultimate Fighter 27” Finale. …read more

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Alexa Grasso issues statement on tough, first-round submission loss to Tatiana Suarez

Alexa Grasso’s battle with The Ultimate Fighter 23 winner Tatiana Suarez, which headlined the UFC’s Saturday night debut in Santiago, Chile, did not go the way she planned. Instead, the …read more

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Tatiana Suarez’ UFC Chile Octagon Interview

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Hear from Tatiana Suarez after her first round victory over Alexa Grasso at Fight Night Santiago. The Ultimate Fighter 23 winner remained undefeated with the win and said …read more

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UFC Chile results: Tatiana Suarez finishes Alexa Grasso in opening round

Even in what might be its dying days, The Ultimate Fighter is still producing winners.
We all got a reminder of that fact on Saturday night, when TUF 23 victor Tatiana …read more

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UFC Fight Night 129 results: Tatiana Suarez steamrolls Alexa Grasso, earns first-round submission

Tatiana Suarez (6-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) has had a relatively quiet rise since winning “The Ultimate Fighter 23” but may soon be facing some top opponents after a quick win …read more

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Twitter reacts to Tatiana Suarez's dominant submission of Alexa Grasso at UFC Fight Night 129

The unbeaten start to Tatiana Suarez’s career continued on Saturday when “The Ultimate Fighter 23” winner defeated Alexa Grasso in the UFC Fight Night 129 co-main event.
Suarez (6-0 MMA, 3-0 …read more

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UFC Fight Night 129 results: Alexandre Pantoja outstrikes Brandon Moreno over three-round clinic

In a rematch of a bout from “The Ultimate Fighter 24,” Alexandre Pantoja (19-3 MMA, 3-1 UFC) proved too much for Brandon Moreno (14-5 MMA, 3-2 UFC).
The flyweight bout was …read more

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'TUF 27' contestant Bryce Mitchell says Team Miocic fighters lax on preparation

There’s a reason fighters from Team Cormier are up 4-1 on “The Ultimate Fighter 27,” and featherweight Bryce Mitchell said it comes down to work ethic.
Mitchell (9-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) …read more

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The Ultimate Fighter 27 Episode 5 Recap: ‘I Hope I Get a UFC Contract’

On episode 5 of The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated, Team Miocic picked up their first win of the season after losing four in-a-row. Light heavyweight champion and Team Cormier head coach …read more

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Episode No. 5 recap: 'The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated'

Episode No. 5 of “The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated” opens with Team Cormier’s Tyler Diamond attempting to kill some time in the house by sketching. Team Miocic returns to the …read more

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The Ultimate Fighter 27, Episode 5 results: Mike Trizano vs. Thai Clark

Team Miocic is on the board.
It took five tries, but coach Stipe Miocic finally got to see one of his fighters celebrate a win on The Ultimate Fighter 27, as …read more

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Amanda Cooper shares first thoughts post-UFC 224

A fight from UFC 224 that became highlighted closer to when the fight drew nearer was the scheduled strawweight tilt between The Ultimate Fighter season 23 finalist, Amanda Cooper and …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum Willing to Sit Out Until He Receives UFC Middleweight Title Shot

It’s safe to say that Kelvin Gastelum’s move to middleweight has gone well, as “The Ultimate Fighter 17” winner has lost just once in six appearances since leaving the welterweight …read more

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Kelvin Gastelum won’t ‘accept any other fight than the title shot’

Kelvin Gastelum has his eyes set on the UFC middleweight strap.
The winner of The Ultimate Fighter 17 picked up a split decision victory over veteran middleweight Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza in …read more

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Israel Adesanya Eyeing Winner of Paulo Costa vs. Uriah Hall

Despite having his next bout booked, Israel Adesanya is already looking forward. Adesanya is scheduled to take on Brad Tavares in the main event of “The Ultimate Fighter” 27 Finale. …read more

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Episode No. 4 recap: 'The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated'

Episode No. 4 of “The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated” opens with Team Cormier celebrating its 3-0 start to the competition. Head coach Daniel Cormier must leave set of the reality …read more

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The Ultimate Fighter 27 Episode 4 Recap: Injury Ends One Fighter’s TUF Hopes

On episode 4 of The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated Team Cormier continued their dominance and one fighter’s hopes of winning the show were dashed due to injury. …read more

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The Ultimate Fighter 27, Episode 4 results: Bryce Mitchell vs. Jay Cucciniello

No Daniel Cormier, no problem.
The UFC light heavyweight champion was unavailable to prepare Team Cormier’s Bryce Mitchell on this week’s episode of The Ultimate Fighter 27, but it didn’t make …read more

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TUF 27 is Brad Katona’s Stepping Stone to the UFC Title

A 6-0 fighter out of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Brad Katona is one of the fighter’s to watch on the 27th Season of The Ultimate Fighter. …read more

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Tyron Woodley fires back at Kelvin Gastelum after recent rematch comments

Back in 2015, Tyron Woodley stepped into the cage for a bout with The Ultimate Fighter 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum, who missed the welterweight limit by 10 pounds. On that …read more

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Morning Report: Cris Cyborg, boxing champ Cecilia Braekhus angling to fight one another 

With that latest season of The Ultimate Fighter, the UFC may be finally committing to opening up a women’s featherweight division – too bad their champion, Cris Cyborg, might not …read more

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Chad Mendes would like another crack at Frankie Edgar

Chad Mendes has had about two and a half years to think about getting another crack at Frankie Edgar.
Mendes lost to Edgar via first-round knockout at The Ultimate Fighter 22 …read more

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Matt Bessette vs. Steven Peterson added to The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale in Las Vegas

A featherweight bout between Matt Bessette and Steven Peterson is the latest addition to July’s The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale lineup.
Bessette (22-8 MMA, 0-1 UFC) today announced the matchup with …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2674 with Luis Pena and Greg La Rosa

Stream or download Thursday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Luis Pena and Greg La Rosa.
Pena, a cast member on “The Ultimate Fighter 27,” recapped the third episode, in which …read more

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Watch MMAjunkie Radio here (1 p.m. ET) with Luis Pena from 'TUF 27,' Mayweather bodyguard Greg LaRosa

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT) with guests Luis Pena and Greg LaRosa.
Pena is a cast member on Season 27 of “The Ultimate Fighter.” …read more

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The Ultimate Fighter 27 Episode 3 Recap: Personalities Clash on Team Miocic

The third episode of The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated featured the second lightweight bout of the season and a clash of personalities on Team Miocic. …read more

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Episode No. 3 recap: 'The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated'

Episode No. 3 of “The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated” opens with fight preparation for Team Miocic’s Jose Martinez Jr., who meets Team Cormier’s Luis Pena in the next lightweight quarterfinal …read more

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Brad Tavares vs. Israel Adesanya to Headline ‘The Ultimate Fighter 27’ Finale

Israel Adesanya will take a major step up in competition when he faces Brad Tavares in the main event of “The Ultimate Fighter 27″ finale. …read more

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Brad Tavares vs. Israel Adesanya headlines The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale in July

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Israel Adesanya’s rapid rise up the UFC ranks continues, and he’ll be featured in a main event …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Suman Mokhtarian inspired (and was inspired by) brother Ashkan

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned last week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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The Ultimate Fighter 27 Episode 2 Recap: The Nerd Can Fight

Episode 2 of The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated featured the first featherweight bout resulting in the first major upset of the season. …read more

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The Ultimate Fighter 27, Episode 2 results: Phillips vs. Katona

Two weeks in and it looks like Team Cormier is the one that will live up to The Ultimate Fighter 27’s “Undefeated” theme.
Brad Katona defeated Kyler Phillips by majority decision …read more

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Heavyweights and female featherweights invited to TUF 28 tryouts

The next season of The Ultimate Fighter has been announced. The Ultimate Fighter isn’t going anywhere anytime soon.
Tryouts for season 28 of the long-running, sports reality television series take place …read more

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Posted on April 26, 2018, 1:46 am By
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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Jay Cucciniello, a former soldier who used MMA to deal with PTSD

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned last week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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'The Ultimate Fighter 28' tryouts set for May 22, targeting heavyweight men, featherweight women

While the newest season of “The Ultimate Fighter” just debuted on FS1 one week ago, UFC execs are already looking to the next edition.
And it seems the promotion is hoping …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2018, 8:46 pm By
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Ultimate Fighter 28 Searching for Heavyweights and Women’s Featherweight Fighters

Casting is about to begin for “The Ultimate Fighter” season 28 with heavyweights and women’s featherweights being the focus for the latest installment of the long running reality show. …read more

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UFC Invites Male Heavyweights, Female Featherweights to Try Out for ‘The Ultimate Fighter 28'

The wheels are in motion for the 28th season of “The Ultimate Fighter.” …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Luis Pena, 'Violent Bob Ross' who originally had Olympic dreams

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned last week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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Canadian MMA Rumour Mill – April 25, 2018

Don’t forget to tune into Episode 2 of The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated tonight at 11pm et on TSN5 when Winnipeg’s Brad Katona takes on Kyler Phillips in the Quarter-Final …read more

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Want to go to UFC 226 and TUF 27 Finale on back-to-back nights in Las Vegas? Here's ticket info

The UFC’s annual International Fight Week in Las Vegas culminates with events on back-to-back nights, and you can attend both for a steep price.
Tickets for The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Thailand Clark, who was snubbed by Dana White and Bellator

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned this week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Mike Trizano, who – believe it or not – is here to make friends

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned this week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Tyler Diamond took first fight on hour's notice

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned this week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale: Team Miocic vs. Team Cormier Fight Card

Fight card and event information for the TUF 27 Finale slated for July 6, 2018, at the Pearl Theatre in Las Vegas, Nevada. …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Bryce Mitchell, the art of backyard brawling, and libertarianism

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned this week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Ricky Steele, who found MMA because of another Boise fighter

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” has returned for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are undefeated heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat down …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Richie Smullen, who's going through doors Conor McGregor opened

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” has returned for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are undefeated heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat down …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Jose Martinez has arrived sooner than expected

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned this week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Dulani Perry, a trouble maker turned 'Fight God'

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned this week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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Giannetti looking to make a name for Massachusetts MMA

It’s almost ironic that Joe Giannetti wound up on a season of The Ultimate Fighter titled “Undefeated.” Sure, the Boston lightweight has yet to lose as a pro mixed martial …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Brad Katona skipped on hockey in Canada in favorite of combat sports

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned this week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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Two Women’s Bouts Added to ‘The Ultimate Fighter 27’ Finale on July 6

Fan favorite Roxanne Modafferi is set to make her return to the Octagon for the first time since losing to Nicco Montano in the inaugural Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s flyweight …read more

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Daily Debate: What did you think of the UFC's 'TUF 27' season debut?

Another season of “The Ultimate Fighter” is underway.
The 27th edition of the show (not counting international versions) kicked off Wednesday night on FS1 and this time is made up exclusively …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Kyler Phillips started in jiu-jitsu when he was just 3

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned this week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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Barb Honchak vs. Roxanne Modafferi among first additions to TUF 27 Finale card

The card for the next live finale of “The Ultimate Fighter” has started to take shape.
A trio of fights has been added to the TUF 27 Finale set for July …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: John Gunther had Yosemite Sam as his MMA inspiration

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned this week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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TUF: Undefeated season premiere averages just 200,000 viewers

The first episode of The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated produced the lowest viewership in the show’s history. It’s no secret that The Ultimate Fighter is not as popular as it used …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Joe Giannetti on how wrestling, getting bullied brought him to MMA

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” returned this week for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are unbeaten heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat …read more

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No target on Sam Sicilia's back, but hopefully that will change once he builds Bellator resume

When he first came into Bellator, Sam Sicilia brought in the name he’d made for himself as a “The Ultimate Fighter” contestant and a UFC veteran.
That, as we’ve seen in …read more

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TUF: Undefeated - Ep. 1 Recap

The first season of The Ultimate Fighter featuring 16 undefeated athletes is officially underway, with head coaches Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier kicking things off this week with team selections …read more

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'The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated' Episode 1 recap

The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated” opens with a video package previewing the season of the reality show, which, for the first time, features a cast composed solely of unbeaten athletes.
Coaching …read more

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Posted on April 19, 2018, 4:16 am By
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The Ultimate Fighter 27 Premiere: Snatchin’ Necks and Cashin’ Checks

The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated, the 27th installment of the reality series, debuted on FOX Sports 1 on Wednesday. …read more

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The Ultimate Fighter 27, Episode 1 results: Gunther vs. Giannetti

The theme of the 27th season of The Ultimate Fighter is “undefeated,” and the premiere saw one fighter’s perfect record disappear in a flash.
Lightweight Joe Giannetti, representing Team Cormier, needed …read more

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TUF: Undefeated season premiere live discussion

Discuss the first episode of The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated right here on Bloody Elbow. A brand new season of The Ultimate Fighter is upon us. Season 27 has something a …read more

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TUF: Undefeated - Ep. 1 Preview

There have been a lot of unique concepts to create the teams over the course of 27 seasons of The Ultimate Fighter.
There have been two seasons that helped determine …read more

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Posted on April 19, 2018, 12:46 am By
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The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated full season preview

The UFC’s flagship reality series returns this Wednesday, and sets the stage for the upcoming superfight between the coaches. The Ultimate Fighter begins its 27th season this Wednesday on FS1, …read more

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Meet the cast of 'The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undeafeated'

“The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated,” the 27th season of the UFC’s reality TV competition, premieres tonight at 10 p.m. ET on FS1.
For the first time ever, the cast is comprised of …read more

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No Animosity, No Trash Talk… So What is TUF 27 About? THE FIGHTS!

Twenty-seven seasons into The Ultimate Fighter and it appears that we’re finally zeroing in on the fighters and the fights themselves. …read more

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Video: TUF 27 contestants talk Miocic vs. Cormier, experience on the show, more

BROOKLYN — The Ultimate Fighter 27 contestants Mike Trizano (left) and Joe Giannetti discuss their experience on the show, coaches Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic, their future UFC goals, and …read more

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Daniel Cormier on Stipe Miocic: ‘If Stefan Struve can get a victory, why can’t I?’

GLENDALE, Ariz. — After UFC on FOX 29 weigh-ins, Daniel Cormier discusses coaching on The Ultimate Fighter, what he thought when he heard he could be in line to fight …read more

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Shana Dobson had her 'most rigorous' training camp for UFC on FOX 29, even as teacher

GLENDALE, Ariz. – “The Ultimate Fighter 26” didn’t go as planned for Shana Dobson, but the dream remains the same, especially after the journey’s culmination left her wanting more.
After getting …read more

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Lima on first UFC stint: ‘I took fights I wasn’t ready for’

Welterweight Dhiego Lima embraces a new philosophy as he prepares to take Yushin Okami on April 14. A veteran of two seasons of The Ultimate Fighter, Dhiego Lima is ready …read more

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Video: Raimond Magomedaliev scores wild, off-balance 17-second KO at FNG 85

Valdir Araujo caught a kick and a whole lot more from opponent Raimond Magomedaliev.
A 10-year MMA veteran and cast member on The Ultimate Fighter 21, Araujo was a touch too …read more

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The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated Preview

Over the past 26 seasons, The Ultimate Fighter has produced numerous UFC champions, top contenders and a laundry list of athletes who are still competing inside the Octagon.Yet for the …read more

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Ryan Bader Knows Exactly Who He Wants to Face in the Bellator Heavyweight GP Finals

One of the more underrated light heavyweight competitors of the last decade has been the winner of The Ultimate Fighter season 8 and current Bellator 205-pound champion, Ryan ‘Darth’ Bader.
Bader …read more

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