Jon Jones bloodied and bruised Chael Sonnen Saturday night and retained his UFC light heavyweight title. Jones beat the trash-talking Sonnen at his own game, repeatedly taking him down and using vicious ground and pound to secure a first-round victory.
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It's down to the last episode of 'The Ultimate Fighter 17', with two final matches to determine which two fighters will advance to Saturday night's TUF finale and do battle for the season title and the six-figure UFC contract
It's down to the last two quarterfinal fights of 'The Ultimate Fighter 17', with Josh Samman taking on Jimmy Quinlan, and Bubba McDaniel going up against the baddest man on the show, Uriah Hall.
It's on to the quarterfinals of 'The Ultimate Fighter 17' and we're getting closer to the finale and a new TUF champ.
Last week Bubba McDaniel was thrilled with his wild card matchup against Kevin Casey, and he should have been
The preliminary fights are complete, the wild card fighters have been selected and it's on to the next round for "The Ultimate Fighter".
Bubba McDaniel and Kevin Casey were selected as the wild card picks on the last episode, and it's a fight that McDowell had been pining for since early in the season
It's down to the last preliminary fight on this season of TUF, Zak Cummings vs. Dylan Andrews. Cummings had the most impressive performance in the elimination matches in episode one, needing just :07 to finish Nik Fekete and earn his spot in the house
Two teams of TUF fighters drinking at a Hooters? You might think this won't end well. It doesn't, if you don't like watching large men dance without shirts on. But that's for later.
First, Team Jones gets together in the locker room to enjoy Josh Samman's victory over Tor Troeng, and they discuss Bubba McDaniel's hope for the wild card slot and Uriah Hall's behavior in the last episode