Gabriel Gonzaga and Travis Browne Agree to Fight at TUF 17 Finale


Travis Browne

Travis Browne

Heavyweights Gabriel Gonzaga and Travis Browne have agreed to face off at The Ultimate Fighter Finale on April 13.

UFC president Dana White announced the news via his Twitter account (@danawhite) on Monday.

Gonzaga (14-6) is riding a three-fight win streak with submission victories over Parker Porter, Ednaldo Oliveira, and Ben Rothwell.  The former title contender is looking to keep his streak alive and get back into top ten ranks in the heavyweight division.

Browne (13-1) is coming off the first loss of his career to Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva.  Browne is looking to rebound from that loss and move up the heavyweight ladder.

The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas will host this season’s finale.  The event will air on FX and FUEL TV.

Be sure to Like MMAWeekly.com on Facebook and Follow @MMAWeeklycom on Twitter.

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 11 days ago
  • 4 views

Jeremy Stephens and Charles Oliveira are set to collide this Friday (Dec. 12, 2014) at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 20 Finale inside the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. Between such radically read news >>

  • 8 days ago
  • 22 views

The Ultimate Fighter's 20th season claimed that a champion would be crowned, and that will come to fruition on Friday evening. Carla Esparza and Rose Namajunas ran through the competition on the show read news >>

  • 7 days ago
  • 5 views

Rose Namajunas and Carla Esparza will battle for the inaugural strawweight title tonight (Fri., Dec. 12, 2014) at The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 20 Finale inside the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nev read news >>

  • 7 days ago
  • 11 views

With UFC's The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 20 Finale: "Esparza vs. Najamunas" coming to a close last night (Fri., Dec. 12, 2014) -- and the crowning of the promotion's first-ever Strawweight champion -- c read news >>

  • 6 days ago
  • 1 views

UFC on Fox 13 and The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 Finale are in the books. The results are as follows: The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale Fight Card UFC Women's Strawweight Championship: Carla Esparza def read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 12 views

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is tying a ribbon around its latest season of the FOX Sports 1 mixed martial arts (MMA) reality show with a live finale next Friday night in Las Vegas, Nevada, he read news >>

  • 12 days ago
  • 10 views

The Ultimate Fighter's 20th season is nearing its end, and the finale will see the crowning of the champion in a brand-new division. The latest season of the show featured 16 strawweights who will fi read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 2 views

Check out UFC.com's complete TUF 20 Finale Preview for everything you need to know about the prelim card, including fantasy focus. read news >>

  • 9 days ago
  • 22 views

The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale airs Friday evening on Fox Sports 1 from Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. Major TV coverage of the season's conclusion commences at 9 p.m. ET and runs till midnight. C read news >>

Jump to: