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White says TUF will continue because ‘it’s still a big show’ — is it?

Dana White says The Ultimate Fighter is ‘still a big show,’ but is it really? Let’s take a look at the numbers. Early in July, ‘The Ultimate Figther’ house went …read more

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Dana White Confirms The Ultimate Fighter Will Continue on ESPN

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White confirms that “The Ultimate Fighter” (TUF) is rolling along on ESPN. The UFC has found great success with Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender …read more

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Dana White says ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ gym is closing, but TUF will ‘go on’ at ESPN

LAS VEGAS — After the season finale of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series in Las Vegas, UFC president Dana White discusses the future of The Ultimate Fighter gym and …read more

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Why DWCS 15 winner Roosevelt Roberts called out Mike Trizano due to 'TUF 27' snub

LAS VEGAS – Roosevelt Roberts wants the chance to prove he could’ve won “The Ultimate Fighter 27” if given the chance.
Instead, he was snubbed and didn’t appear on the cast …read more

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Israel Adesanya used Internet wizardry to answer Derek Brunson's challenge

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Israel Adesanya didn’t mess around when it came to his response to Derek Brunson’s challenge to meet at …read more

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Knockout Radio Featuring Alex Nicholson, Mike Trizano, and Jeff Lemen

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Check out Knockout Radio’s podcast featuring UFC veteran and current PFL heavyweight Alex Nicholson, TUF 27 lightweight winner Mike Trizano, …read more

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Israel Adesanya vs. Anderson Silva? 'Stylebender' wants to take out his idol

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Israel Adesanya wants to take out the man who helped shape his career as a fighter.
With MMA legend …read more

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Robert Whittaker on fellow 'TUF 28' coach Kelvin Gastelum: 'I'm just better at everything'

LAS VEGAS – To make life as a coach on “The Ultimate Fighter 28” easier on himself, Robert Whittaker brought his entire family with him from Australia. It’ll be a …read more

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Gastelum looking to add ‘a sparkle’ to ‘dull’ TUF format

The upcoming middleweight title challenger has his doubts about whether the champ is going to be able to compete at 100% again after his last two fights. Five years after …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Luis Pena has eyes set on next opponent then a move to 145

The Ultimate Fighter 27: Undefeated contestant Luis Pena entered the ranks of the stacked UFC lightweight division with a bang at the TUF 27 Finale with a first-round submission win …read more

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Luis Pena has ‘no doubt’ that he would have won TUF 27 if not for injury

Seeing Luis Pena’s performance at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale, it’s not difficult to project how well he might have done in the season’s lightweight tournament.
“Violent Bob Ross,” as he’s …read more

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Rewind: UFC 226 edition

With UFC 226 and the TUF 27 Finale in the books, MMA Fighting’s E. Casey Leydon takes a look back at a memorable International Fight Week in Las Vegas. …read more

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TUF 28 cast revealed featuring heavyweights and women’s featherweights

The 28th season of The Ultimate Fighter is being dubbed “Heavy Hitters” and it’s promising action in the largest male and female weight classes.
The UFC announced Wednesday the cast for …read more

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The MMA Circus: Cormier becomes champ-champ, Izzy next big thing?

On Episode 170 of The MMA Circus, Nick Baldwin and guest co-host Jed Meshew recap UFC 226, as well as Israel Adesanya’s win over Brad Tavares at TUF 27 Finale, …read more

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UFC vet David Michaud, "TUF" contestant Jason Jackson debut at Bellator 204

A pair of welterweight bouts have been added to the preliminary portion of August’s Bellator 204 fight card.
Three-fight UFC veteran David Michaud (11-4 MMA, 0-0 BMMA), who recently signed with …read more

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TUF 28 will feature heavyweights, women’s featherweights

At last, the UFC women’s featherweight division is going to get some sort of depth. While the title of the next season of The Ultimate Fighter is called “Heavy Hitters,” …read more

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TUF 27 Finale fighter salaries: Adesanya takes home $112,000

Israel Adesanya earned the biggest paycheck of his UFC career at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale. The fighter salaries are in for last week’s The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale, and …read more

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TUF 27 Finale Medical Suspensions: Brad Tavares, Several Other, Face Lengthy Suspensions

Isarael Adesanya scored the biggest victory of his career when he earned a dominant decision over Brad Tavares in The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale main event. Luckily for him, he …read more

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TUF 27 Finale Medical Suspensions: Seven UFC Fighters Face Six-Month Sits

The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale medical suspensions have been unveiled. This past Friday night, TUF 27 Finale took place inside the Palms Theatre in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main …read more

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TUF 27 Finale medical suspensions: Brad Tavares among seven fighters potentially out six months

Longtime UFC middleweight Brad Tavares headlined a list of seven fighters to be issued potential six-month medical suspensions in the aftermath of The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale. The Nevada Athletic …read more

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TUF 27 Finale medical suspensions: Brad Tavares, six others face possible six months

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The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale took its toll on a good number of fighters who competed.
MMAjunkie on Monday …read more

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TUF 27 Finale reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, forums and, perhaps most importantly, social-media platforms.
Fighters …read more

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TUF 27 Finale scorecard

Friday’s TUF 27 Finale event is in the books, and now that the dust has settled in Las Vegas, it’s time to go to the scorecard to see who the …read more

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TUF 27 Finale Salaries: Israel Adesanya Makes Bank

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the TUF 27 Finale salaries on and some of the top tier talents got paid some major cash. TUF 27 Finale (Also known as …read more

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‘TUF 27 Finale’ Salaries: Middleweight Prospect Israel Adesanya Earns Event-High $103,000

Israel Adesanya may be early in his Ultimate Fighting Championship career, but he is already bringing home some pretty decent-sized paychecks for his work in the Octagon. …read more

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Israel Adesanya Pockets Six-Figures For His First Main Event Win at TUF 27 Finale

Israel Adesanya has his first win over a top 10 ranked opponent and a six-figure paycheck for his efforts.
Last Friday night, Adesanya picked up the biggest win of his young …read more

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TUF 27 Finale salaries: Israel Adesanya cashes event-high $112,000

Rising middleweight contender Israel Adesanya handily led the disclosed payroll at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale, cashing $112,000 for his main event victory over Brad Tavares.
The Nevada Athletic Commission …read more

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UFC 226 & TUF 27 Finale - Fights to make

All the best, most interesting, and unquestionably coolest fights the UFC must book following their latest pair of cards in Las Vegas, NV. UFC’s International Fight Week has come …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Israel Adesanya and TUF 27 Finale's other winning fighters?

Undefeated rising star Israel Adesanya put on his best performance yet on Friday at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale, living up to the hype in his main-event bout with Brad …read more

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TUF 27 Finale post-event facts: Israel Adesanya hit Brad Tavares more than anyone before

The UFC’s seventh annual International Fight Week festivities rolled on Friday with The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale, which took place at Pearl Theater in Las Vegas and aired on FS1 …read more

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TUF 27 Finale's Alessio Di Chirico thinks he rightfully beat Julian Marquez, but 'I can do better'

LAS VEGAS – Alessio Di Chirico got past Julian Marquez on Friday with a narrow victory at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale.
Di Chirico (12-2 MMA, 3-2 UFC) got the split-decision …read more

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Gerald Meerschaert: Oskar Piechota 'concussed for sure' prior to TUF 27 Finale finish

LAS VEGAS – Gerald Meerschaert gave Oskar Piechota props for his durability in their bout at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale, but he knew he would end the fight one …read more

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Montana De La Rosa hopes TUF 27 Finale win is start of UFC women's flyweight title run

LAS VEGAS – Montana De La Rosa may only be 23 and two fights into her UFC career, but already she’s thinking about UFC gold.
De La Rosa (9-4 MMA, 2-0 …read more

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Luis Pena wants 'TUF 27' winner Mike Trizano next to 'prove that I would have won the show'

LAS VEGAS – Luis Pena wants the opportunity to prove that he would have won”The Ultimate Fighter 27″ if not for injury that pulled him from the competition.
Pena (3-0 MMA, …read more

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Can we take a moment and appreciate how Israel Adesanya saved the day at TUF 27 Finale?

So there we were, six hours and 11 fights into The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale. We’d sat through two highly forgettable “TUF” tournament finals. We’d watched roughly 10,000 commercials.
We’d even …read more

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Steven Peterson blasts TUF 27 Finale scores, wants 'little slimeball' Mark De La Rosa next

LAS VEGAS – Steven Peterson has no doubt he got a clear-cut win at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale, even if one judge disagreed.
Peterson (17-7 MMA, 1-1 UFC) earned a …read more

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TUF 27 Finale Bonuses, Attendance & Live Gate Revealed

Israel Adesanya showed everybody why he is one of the most hyped fighters in the UFC right now. “The Stylebender” put on a stylish performance against a very tough opponent …read more

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TUF 27 Finale Reebok Fighter Payouts: Brad Tavares Tops List

TUF 27 Finale is in the books, and now it’s time for Reebok to pay the fighters their sponsorship money. TUF 27 Finale (Also known as The Ultimate Fighter Finale) …read more

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The 5 biggest takeaways from TUF 27 Finale, including Israel Adesanya passing a real test

What really mattered at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale in Las Vegas on Friday night? Here are five things worth taking note of from the FS1-televised event.
1. Don’t kid yourself: …read more

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TUF 27 Finale Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Second lowest payout of 2018

LAS VEGAS – Fighters from Friday’s The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $108,000.
The program, a comprehensive plan that includes outfitting requirements, media …read more

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TUF 27 Finale: Tavares vs. Adesanya - Winners and Losers

Israel Adesanya announced his arrival with a dominant performance over Brad Tavares. Who else had a hell of a night… and who wishes they could wake up from the nightmare? …read more

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De La Rosa, 'Violent Bob Ross' shine in TUF 27 Finale Prelims

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Showing off a well-rounded MMA attack, flyweight …read more

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TUF 27 Finale Preview: Brad Katona vs. Jay Cucciniello

The final to determine the featherweight winner of The Ultimate Fighter: Undefeated will feature two of the more underrated competitors to compete on the show this season.Canadian fighter Brad Katona …read more

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TUF 27 Finale post-fight show

LAS VEGAS — With the TUF 27 Finale in the books, MMA Fighting’s Marc Raimondi and Shaun Al-Shatti break down the top storylines coming out of the event. …read more

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Israel Adesanya after TUF 27 Finale shellacking of Brad Tavares: 'I'm proving these people wrong'

LAS VEGAS – Surging UFC middleweight Israel Adesanya has a ranked opponent on his list of wins and a target for his next outing.
Adesanya (13-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) will be …read more

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TUF 27 Finale Video Recap: Adesanya outclasses Tavares

At the TUF 27 Finale the Style Bender Israel Adesanya proved he’s worth the hype with an assured victory over the veteran Brad Tavares. In the headlining fight of The …read more

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TUF 27 Finale draws announced 2,123 fans for $293,615.50 live gate in Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS – Friday’s UFC event, The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale, drew an announced sell-out attendance of …read more

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TUF 27 Finale bonuses: 'Violent Bob Ross' Luis Pena gets a happy accident worth $50k

LAS VEGAS – Israel Adesanya, Luis Pena, Alex Caceres and Martin Bravo earned $50,000 fight-night bonuses at Friday’s UFC event, The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale.
Adesanya and Pena earned “Performance of …read more

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TUF 27 Finale bonuses: Israel Adesanya earns Performance of the Night

Israel Adesanya didn’t just put on a performance in The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale on Friday night that left longtime observers wondering if we just might be seeing the rise …read more

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TUF 27 Finale Cash! ‘Last Stylebender’ Leads $50K Winners

It all went down last night (Fri., July 6, 2018) at TUF 27 Finale live on FOX Sports 1 from inside Pearl Theatre in Las Vegas, Nevada, as undefeated middleweight …read more

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TUF 27 Finale bonuses: Adesanya wins rare POTN bonus without a finish

Check out our breakdown of the post-fight bonuses from The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale from Las Vegas, Nevada. The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada was …read more

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Israel Adesanya def. Brad Tavares at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Israel Adesanya’s unanimous decision win over Brad Tavares at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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Alex Caceres says Artem Lobov ‘tried to apologize’ for spoiling UFC 223 fight with bus attack

LAS VEGAS — After his win at the TUF 27 Finale, Alex Caceres discusses his win over Martin Bravo, whether he wants to rebook the fight with Artem Lobov, Lobov …read more

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TUF 27 Finale post-fight results and analysis

Mookie Alexander recaps and analyzes everything that happened at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale finally ended, and not a moment too …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Israel Adesanya scores impressive win over Brad Tavares

There were those who wondered whether Israel Adesanya was getting to big of a push too fast.
The decorated kickboxer from New Zealand was flashy but still somewhat untested as a …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Israel Adesanya styles on Brad Tavares

Israel Adesanya outclassed Brad Tavares to win a unanimous decision in the TUF 27 Finale main event. The UFC’s TUF 27 Finale event is in the books, and the top …read more

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Twitter reacts to Israel Adesanya's bloody, dominant win over Brad Tavares at TUF 27 Finale

Israel Adesanya was highly confident in his chances at Brad Tavares prior to The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale. He managed to come through with the victory.
The unbeaten Adesanya (14-0 MMA, …read more

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TUF 27 Finale post-fight press conference video

The TUF 27 Finale post-fight press conference is the last piece of business to take care of after the action is over in the Octagon, and we have the live …read more

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TUF 27 Finale Results | Israel Adesanya defeats Brad Tavares (Highlights)

A middleweight bout featuring streaking division contenders Brad Tavares and Israel Adesanya headlined tonight’s TUF 27 Finale event in Las Vegas.
Adesanya entered the contest sporting a perfect 13-0 record while …read more

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Mike Trizano def. Joe Giannetti at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Mike Trizano’s split-decision win over Joe Giannetti at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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TUF 27 Finale video highlights: Adesanya outclasses Tavares

Watch the full fight video highlights of Israel Adesanya dominating Brad Tavares in the TUF 27 Finale main event. Israel Adesanya just stunted on the UFC’s #8 ranked middleweight Brad …read more

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Israel Adesanya Couldn’t Take Brad Tavares’ Heart, but He Certainly Took the Fight to Him at the TUF 27 Finale

There may have been those that doubted Israel Adesanya ahead of The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale on Friday in Las Vegas, but after he put on a dominant performance against …read more

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Undefeated Israel Adesanya Carves Up Brad Tavares in ‘TUF 27’ Finale Main Event

Israel Adesanya moves to 14-0 with lopsided decision over Brad Tavares in “The Ultimate Fighter 27” Finale headliner. …read more

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TUF 27 Finale in Tweets: Pros react to Israel Adesanya’s clinical destruction of Brad Tavares

“The Stylebender” has arrived.
On Friday night, Israel Adesanya outclassed Brad Tavares in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale. Some fans thought the No. 8-ranked Tavares might be …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Israel Adesanya picks apart Brad Tavares, wins unanimous decision

Israel Adesanya systematically broke down veteran Brad Tavares to pick up his biggest win to date.
Adesanya (13-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) nearly pitched a shutout over Tavares (17-5 MMA, 12- 5 …read more

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Pros react to Adesanya’s dominant win at TUF 27 Finale

Israel Adesanya scored a masterful win over veteran Brad Tavares at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale in Las Vegas. Pro fighters enjoyed the fight on Twitter. Unbeaten UFC middleweight prospect …read more

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Brad Katona Dominates, Mike Trizano Takes Split Decision at TUF 27 Finale

Two fighters joined the UFC roster with six-figure contracts and the title of The Ultimate Fighter on Friday.
Team Cormier’s Brad Katona dominated Team Miocic’s Jay Cucciniello to win the featherweight …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Mike Trizano squeaks past Joe Giannetti to win 'TUF' lightweight tourney

It won’t go down in MMA history as the greatest “The Ultimate Fighter” finals fight of all time, but that probably won’t dampen Mike Trizano’s celebration any.
After three rounds against …read more

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Brad Katona def. Jay Cucciniello at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Brad Katona’s unanimous decision win over Jay Cucciniello at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Mike Trizano edges Joe Giannetti to win lightweight tournament

Mike Trizano appeared ready to do work in the final round of The Ultimate Fighter 27 lightweight final. Joe Giannetti didn’t, and put on a bizarre display over the fight’s …read more

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TUF 27 Finale: Tavares vs. Adesanya post-fight press conference

Bloody Elbow is the place to be for a live video stream of the TUF 27 Finale: Tavares vs. Adesanya post-fight press conference, which will kick off at approximately 1:15 …read more

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TUF 27 Finale live blog: Tavares vs. Adesanya

This is The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale live blog for Brad Tavares vs. Israel Adesanya, a middleweight bout at Friday night’s UFC event at the Pearl Theater at The Palms …read more

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Roxanne Modafferi ‘relieved’ to win Barb Honchak rematch after waiting ‘seven years’

LAS VEGAS — Roxanne Modafferi speaks to the media at TUF 27 Finale about her TKO win over Barb Honchak, her first UFC win, the changes she’s made to her …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Brad Katona dominates Jay Cucciniello, wins 'TUF' featherweight title

Brad Katona brought an emphatic end to Jay Cucciniello’s fairy tale comeback, dominating over three rounds to claim the title of “The Ultimate Fighter.”
Katona (7-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) dropped Cucciniello …read more

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Alex Caceres def. Martin Bravo at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Alex Caceres’ split-decision win over Martin Bravo at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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Roxanne Modafferi def. Barb Honchak at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Roxanne Modafferi’s TKO win over Barb Honchak at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Brad Katona downs Jay Cucciniello to win featherweight tourney

Jay Cucciniello had a nice underdog story going, as a fighter who lost in the first round of The Ultimate Fighter 27, then got a second chance as a substitute …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Alex Caceres edges out Martin Bravo in bloody slobberknocker

For three rounds, Alex Caceres and Martin Bravo tried just about everything they could think of to hurt one another.
Both succeeded to one degree or another, but in the end …read more

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UFC announces December PPV event in Toronto and the coaches for Season 28 of TUF

The octagon will return to Toronto, Ontario, Canada this December for the promotions UFC 231 pay-per-view event.
The fight card will take place December 8 live from Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena.
UFC President …read more

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Whittaker, Gastelum to coach TUF 28, then fight in December

The next season of The Ultimate Fighter will be coached by middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and his next opponent Kelvin Gastelum. A pair of The Ultimate Fighter winners will be …read more

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UFC champ Robert Whittaker, Kelvin Gastelum to coach 'TUF 28'; title fight later this year

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The UFC announced tonight that “The Ultimate Fighter” will return for a 28th season, with middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and contender Kelvin Gastelum serving …read more

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Luis Pena, aka ‘Violent Bob Ross,’ hopes to use his UFC career to ‘promote unity’

LAS VEGAS — TUF 27 contestant Luis Pena, aka ‘Violent Bob Ross,’ speaks to the media at the TUF 27 Finale about his first-round submission over Richie Smullen, his experience …read more

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Alessio Di Chirico def. Julian Marquez at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Alessio Di Chirico’s split-decision win over Julian Marquez at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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Whittaker And Gastelum To Fight For Title, Coach TUF 28

It was announced earlier tonight (Fri., July 6, 2018) during the broadcast for TUF 27 Finale that UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will defend his title against Kelvin Gastelum later …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Roxanne Modafferi TKOs Barb Honchak for long-awaited UFC win

After years of toil, women’s MMA veteran Roxanne Modafferi has a UFC win under her belt.
Modaferri (22-14 MMA, 1-2 UFC) out-grappled former Invicta FC champ Barb Honchak (10-4 MMA, 0-2 …read more

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Robert Whittaker, Kelvin Gastelum to coach TUF, fight for UFC middleweight title

Kelvin Gastelum won the UFC middleweight title shot sweepstakes. He’s also getting a coaching slot on the next season of The Ultimate Fighter.
Gastelum and middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will serve …read more

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Montana De La Rosa def. Rachael Ostovich at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Montana De La Rosa’s submission win over Rachael Ostovich at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Alessio Di Chirico outpoints Julian Marquez for split-decision win

Alessio Di Chirico didn’t have an easy night of work trying to convince Julian Marquez to take a backward step. But after chipping away at Marquez (7-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Montana De La Rosa turns tables on Rachael Ostovich for submission win

Montana De La Rosa first made Rachael Ostovich’s life miserable with a long jab, then finished off the job on the canvas.
After escaping a last-ditch submission from Ostovich (4-4 MMA, …read more

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Luis Pena def. Richie Smullen at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Luis Pena’s submission win over Richie Smullen at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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TUF 27 Finale photos

TUF 27 Finale photos are for the UFC event Friday night at the Pearl Theatre.
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TUF 27 Finale: Live Streaming Reaction, Fight Updates!

The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 27 Finale isn’t the most anticipated fight card to ever be put on by the world’s premiere mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion, but it’s an event …read more

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John Gunther def. Allan Zuniga at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting John Gunther’s majority-decision win over Allan Zuniga at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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Bryce Mitchell def. Tyler Diamond at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Bryce Mitchell’s majority-decision win over Tyler Diamond at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: John Gunther staves off late attack from Allan Zuniga

If the last 30 seconds of Allan Zuniga’s fight with John Gunther had looked like the preceding 14 minutes and 30 seconds, he would have walked away with his first …read more

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Steven Peterson def. Matt Bessette at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Steven Peterson’s split-decision win over Matt Bessette at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Luis Pena drops Richie Smullen, then submits him

Luis Pena dropped Richie Smullen with his striking game, but finished him with a submission. A mounted guillotine choke from Pena (5-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) eventually forced Smullen (3-1-1 MMA, …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Bryce Mitchell squeaks past Tyler Diamond in back-and-forth battle

In a back-and-forth fight with a little bit of everything, Bryce Mitchell edged out Tyler Diamond by the slimmest of margins, despite getting the worst of it in the final …read more

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Gerald Meerschaert def. Oskar Piechota at the TUF 27 Finale: Best photos

Check out these photos highlighting Gerald Meerschaert’s submission win over Oskar Piechota at the TUF 27 Finale in Las Vegas. (Photos by Stephen R. Sylvanie, USA TODAY Sports) …read more

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TUF 27 Finale results: Steven Peterson wins split decision from Matt Bessette with tenacity

Steven Peterson was bloodied at the end of three rounds against Matt Bessette, but he still got the win.
Peterson’s (17-7 MMA, 1-1 UFC) tenacious approach overcame Bessette’s (22-9 MMA, 0-2 …read more

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