UFC Announces Full Card for TUF 13 Finale for Saturday Night in Las Vegas


Now that the final episode of “The Ultimate Fighter Season 13? has aired, the full card has been announced for the TUF 13 finale set for Las Vegas Saturday night.

The show will kick off at 9 p.m. ET on Saturday night with a tape delay for the west coast.

Ramsey Nijem will meet Tony Ferguson in the co-main event on the card to determine the welterweight champion from this season’s show.

In addition to Nijem vs. Ferguson, the two fighters they defeated to get to the finale will square off when Chuck O’Neil meets Chris Cope on the night’s televised card.

O’Neil was the wild card selection from the reality show and made the most of his opportunity making it to the semifinals before losing to Nijem to end his run.

The other televised fights for the main card on Saturday night include light heavyweights Fabio Maldonado vs. Kyle Kingsbury, as well as a middleweight fight of former ‘Ultimate Fighter’ competitors Tim Credeur and Ed Herman.

On the undercard, TUF 13 alums Clay Harvison will face Justin Edwards while Shamar Bailey meets Ryan McGillivray.

The full card is listed below

TUF 13 FINALE MAIN CARD:

MAIN EVENT:
Anthony ‘Showtime’ Pettis vs. Clay ‘The Carpenter’ Guida

CO-MAIN EVENT: TUF 13 FINALS:
Ramsey Nijem vs. Tony Ferguson

Chris Cope vs. Chuck O’Neil
Fabio Maldonado vs. Kyle Kingsbury
Tim Credeur vs. Ed Herman

PRELIMINARY CARD (NON-TELEVISED):
Francisco Rivera vs. Reuben Duran
Ken Stone vs. Scott Jorgensen
Justin Edwards vs. Clay Harvinson
Shamar Bailey vs. Ryan McGillivray
George Roop vs. Josh Grispi
Danny Downes vs. Jeremy Stephens

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