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Colton Smith has dominated his TUF 16 Finale fight against Mike Ricci on the ground, cruising to an unanimous decision win on Saturday night in Las Vegas. read news >>
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The Ultimate Fighter (TUF): "Nations" Finale: Complete recap of tonight’s (April 16, 2014) Michael Bisping vs. Tim Kennedy-led under card “Prelims” mixed martial arts (MMA) action that featured eight bouts across five weight classes, airing live on FOX Sports 1 and online via "Fight Pass." Who won? Who lost? Who got KTFO and submitted? Get the complete results and recap below. Before Michael Bisping and Tim Kennedy get set to settle their beef inside the Octagon in tonight's (April 16, 2014) The read news >>
In a battle of Ultimate Fighter alums, Michael Chiesa executed a textbook finishing sequence to submit Colton Smith and secure the victory at UFC Fight for the Troops 3. read news >>
While many runners-up from "The Ultimate Fighter" reality series have gone on to long and productive UFC careers, it appears Mike Ricci won't be one of them. read news >>
Colton Smith may have become The Ultimate Fighter on Saturday night, but several other fighters – Pat Barry leading the way – scored $40,000 fighter bonuses. read news >>
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Two veterans of “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 15 will square off during the “TUF 16” finale. read news >>
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The Ultimate Fighter 16 finale has gained a welterweight match-up as Mike Pyle has announced he'll be facing James Head on the card. read news >>
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"The Ultimate Fighter 16" cast member Mike Ricci no longer looks at fighting as such a personal thing after his time on the reality show, which returns tonight on FX with the season's second episode (10 p.m. ET/PT)
"A lot of fighters that are young, they're usually emotionally driven," Ricci told MMAjunkie.com Radio. "They want to be upset with their opponents.
"But after 'The Ultimate Fighter' house, you realize how much this sport is just business."
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LAS VEGAS - "The Ultimate Fighter: Live" got its too-good-to-be-true storybook ending.
After losing his father in the first few days of the UFC's long-running competition-reality series, Mike Chiesa submitted Al Iaquinta in the finale of the 32-man lightweight tournament.
The bout took place at The Ultimate Fighter Live Finale at The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. The fight crowned the winner of "TUF: Live," the first live season of the reality competition and the 15th over read news >>
TUF 16 winner Colton Smith returns to competition for the first time since his UFC release, plus UFC vets Jeff Monson, David Mitchell, Keita Nakamura, and Anthony Smith, among others, take to the ring. It was a busy weekend outside of Las Vegas, with fight results coming in from the American South, the West Coast, Appalachia, as well as Finland, England, Japan, and, of course, Russia. Let's jump in. First up is Friday's Legacy FC 39 where, in the co-main event spot, UFC vet Daniel Pineda (20-11, read news >>
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. Rose Namajunas via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:26 of the third round Charles Oliveira def. Jeremy Stephens by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28) KJ Noons and Daron Cruickshank go to a no-contest (accidental eye poke) Yancy Medeiros def. Joe Proctor via submission (guillotine) at 4:37 o read news >>
The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 is over and done with. As its name suggested, a champion was crowned, as Carla Esparza received a shiny new belt and was declared the UFC's first-ever strawweight champion. Rose Namajunas, meanwhile, became the first fighter to fall short of the UFC's 115-pound strap. Ten other fighters won. Ten other fighters lost. Other people who didn't even enter the cage were impacted by the fights Friday night. The biggest winner of all, as one would expect, was Esparza. Whil read news >>
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LAS VEGAS – Carla Esparza graduated from “The Ultimate Fighter 20? to become the first 115-pound champ in UFC history with a submission of Rose Namajunas.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Carla Esparza emerged from the field of 16 on this season's Ultimate Fighter to become the first ever women's strawweight champion in the UFC. Coming out of this season of The Ultimate Fighter, Rose Namajunas was an easy fighter to root for. She had a good backstory, a great personality and a style that is very enjoyable to watch. But she is young and without the kind of experience and grappling game to hold off a veteran with great wrestling like Carla Esparza. That wrestling game is what allow read news >>