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Dec 15, 2015 2:41 am

TUF Finale 22 salary report – Frankie Edgar takes home fattest paycheck

Last week had an exciting week of fights with three consecutive UFC events on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Friday’s TUF 22 Finale payouts were released with former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar topping the list of paid fighters. The TUF 22 Finale payouts included: Frankie Edgar: $360,000 (includes $180,000 win bonus) def. Chad Mendes: $82,000 Ryan...

Nov 28, 2015 11:08 am

December to Remember Video: Fight Nights, TUF Finales, UFC 194 Oh my!

Dana White and the UFC are running a three day fighting extravaganza next month to close out 2015. The organization kicks off the first of three nights of fighting on December 10th with UFC Fight Night Namajunas vs VanZant headlining the event. Dec. 11th will feature TUF “The Ultimate Fighter” 22 finale (Team McGregor vs...

May 23, 2015 8:38 am

TUF Finale Gets Doane vs. Sanders

The Ultimate Fighter 21 finale gets another fight added to its card. TUF 21 finale, which takes place on July 12 in Las Vegas will feature a bantamweight fight between Russell Doane and Jerrod Sanders. The card is shaping up to be an exciting one, with these fights already announced for the event. Jake Ellenberger...


Oct 28, 2014 4:09 pm

15 of 16 TUF 20 Females To Debut At TUF Finale Event

It’s like an Invicta FC card, but on steroids! Sharing the night with ‘a few-good-men’, the TUF 20 females are set to take over the show’s finale event. FOX Sports reports that fifteen of the sixteen female athletes, featured this season, have been booked for the December 12 card in Las Vegas. The lone female...

Dec 5, 2013 8:33 am

EXCLUSIVE (Part 1) | TUF18’s Raquel Pennington Talks Modafferi Fight at TUF Finale

Raquel Pennington’s fight at The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale marked her official debut for the UFC, a fight in which she would go on to earn the unanimous decision victory over fellow TUF18 competitor, Roxanne Modafferi.  Pennington spoke to BJPenn.com’s Late Night Cageside Radio about what it was like to finally fight inside the UFC’s...

Feb 11, 2013 10:00 am

Gonzaga and Brown set to fight at TUF Finale | UFC NEWS

While the next contender for champion Cain Velasquez is still up in the air, the heavyweight division has just added another date on its calendar as Gabriel “Napao” Gonzaga and Travis “Hapa” Browne have agreed to collide on April 13th, as part of “The Ultimate Figher Finale: Jones x Sonnen” card. The bout was announced today...

Nov 14, 2012 3:28 pm

Carwin Forced Out of TUF Finale with Blown Knee | UFC News

The first time fans have seen Shane Carwin in over a year is as a coach on the current season of the Ultimate Fighter opposite of Roy Nelson. Carwin was on the sidelines after the rehab process following back surgery took much longer than expected. Roy Nelson was scheduled to face Carwin at UFC 125, but...

Mar 14, 2012 2:05 pm

Ian McCall vs. Demetrious Johnson Round 4 Scheduled For June’s TUF Finale

A winner for this bout should have been selected during the UFC on FX 2 fight card that just passed us a few weeks ago. However, the MMA gods didn’t see it that way and due to a scoring error, the original bout that was initially scored for Demetrious Johnson, was eventually ruled a draw...

Jul 8, 2016 10:19 pm

TUF 23 Finale Results: Joanna Jedrzejczyk defeats Claudia Gadelha

The main event of the TUF 23 Finale featured a rematch between strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk (12-0 MMA) and top contender Claudia Gadelha (13-2 MMA). Round one begins and Claudia lands an early left that drops Jedrzejczyk. Joanna gets back to her feet but Claudia shoots in and lands a takedown. Gadelha is working from...

Jul 8, 2016 9:24 pm

TUF 23 Finale Results: Andrew Sanchez defeats Khalil Rountree

The TUF 23 light heavyweight tournament final featured Andrew Sanchez (9-2 MMA) taking on Khalil Rountree (5-1 MMA). Round one begins and Sanchez misses with a body kick. Andrew shoots in for a takedown but Khalil is able to stuff the attempt. Sanchez lands a couple of leg kicks. Sanchez shoots in and lands a...

Jul 8, 2016 8:46 pm

TUF 23 Finale Results: Tatiana Suarez submits Amanda Cooper

The TUF 23 strawweight tournament final featured Tatiana Suarez (5-0 MMA) taking on Amanda Cooper (2-2 MMA). Round one begins and Cooper misses with a right hand. Suarez shoots in and lands an early takedown. She begins working from full guard. Nice hammer fists from Tatiana. Cooper looks for an armbar. She can’t sink the...

Jul 8, 2016 8:21 pm

TUF 23 Finale Results: Will Brooks defeats Ross Pearson via decision

Former Bellator lightweight champion Will Brooks (18-1 MMA) made his UFC debut against Ross Pearson (19-11 MMA) at tonight’s TUF 23 Finale event in Las Vegas. Round one was a back and forth battle that saw will Brooks slightly edge Pearson in total strikes landed. Will was able to control Ross against the fence for...

Jul 8, 2016 7:39 pm

TUF 23 Finale Results: Doo Ho Choi KO’s Thiago Tavares

A featherweight bout between Doo Ho Choi (14-1 MMA) and Thiago Tavares (20-7-1 MMA) took place on tonight’s TUF 23 Finale main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Choi rushes out and takes the center of the octagon. Tavares shoots in for a takedown attempt and eventually gets it. Choi pops back up...

Jul 8, 2016 7:22 pm

TUF 23 Finale Results: Joaquim Silva TKO’s Andrew Holbrook

A lightweight tilt between Joaquim Silva (9-0 MMA) and Andrew Holbrook (11-1 MMA) kicked off tonight’s TUF 23 Finale main card in Las Vegas. Joaquim Silva was able to land a huge right hand early and then followed up with some viscous ground and pound to put away the previously undefeated Holbrook in less than...

Jun 4, 2016 9:40 am

JacksonWink EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | UFC’s TUF23 finale Moraga vs Nicolau interview

[ooyala code=”p2cGJ3MzE6gp1E6udB-pJ0PPF0t3DZzC” player_id=”b8fa6431adff441580c2e2bf5e6bd724″ auto=”true” width=”1920″ height=”1080″ autoplay=”true”] On July 8th at the ‘TUF 23: Team Joanna vs. Team Gadelha’ finale in Las Vegas, JacksonWink MMA Academy fighter Matheus Nicolau Pereira will be facing John Moraga in a pivotal flyweight matchup. Moraga is coming off a unanimous decision loss to Joseph Benavidez, whereas Nicolau is riding...

Dec 15, 2015 11:22 am

TUF 22 Finale medical suspensions: Edgar walks away injury free

At the TUF 22 Finale fight fans saw Frankie Edgar knock out Chad Mendes early in the first round. In addition we saw Ryan Hall win season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter, and a fight of the year candidate between Edson Barboza and Tony Ferguson. Below are the TUF 22 Finale medical suspensions courtesy of...

Dec 12, 2015 9:25 am

Reebok pays out $142,000 to TUF 22 Finale fighters

Last night fight fans saw an action packed night of fights that was topped off by Frankie Edgar knocking out Chad Mendes in the first round of their scrap. In addition, Jiu-Jitsu ace Ryan Hall was able to defeat Artem Lobov via decision to win season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter. Following the event, MMAJunkie...

Dec 11, 2015 10:07 pm

TUF 22 Finale results: Frankie Edgar wins via 1st round KO

It was a quick one in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter 22, but it was an impressive one! In the early part of the first round, Frankie Edgar was able to connect with a left hook right on the nose of Mendes, who immediately hit the canvas. The punch landed in what was...

Dec 11, 2015 9:51 pm

TUF 22 Finale results: Ryan Hall wins via decision

In the TUF 22 Finale showdown between Artem Lobov and Ryan Hall, it was all Ryan Hall from the start. Hall utilized his superhuman grappling skills to repeatedly take Lobov down, negating the power Lobov brings to standup fighting. To his credit, Lobov fought out of every submission Hall threw at him, including various leg...

Dec 11, 2015 9:08 pm

TUF 22 Finale results: Tony Ferguson defeats Edson Barboza in FOTY candidate

It was all Edson Barboza the first round! After losing a point early on in the first round for kicking Barboza in the head while he was down, Ferguson attempted to keep the pressure on. However, Barboza was able to land shot after shot to the body. The second round was mostly even as both...

Dec 11, 2015 8:40 pm

TUF 22 Finale results: Evan Dunham destroys Joe Lauzon

It was a one sided pounding and Evan Dunham was swinging the hammer when it came to his fight against Joe Lauzon. Lauzon looked sluggish and unable to put anything together during the fight, showing very minimal head movement as well. Dunham’s dominance became more apparent as the fight went on, landing blow after blow,...