Pearl at the Palms in Las Vegas Nevada hosted the TUF 27 Finale. The season in which undefeated Lightweights battled as Team Miocic and Team Cormier. The main event a Middleweight contest between number 8 ranked contender Brad Tavares & undefeated Israel “The Last Stylebender” Adesanya.
Tavares a Hawaiian, who’s been a long time member of Xtreme Countre, is on a 4 fight win streak. 12-3 in the octagon, Tavares joined the promotion after a stint on TUF season 11. Adesanya a world class Kickboxer, from Nigeria, who has 12 of his 13 mma victories by knock out.
Plus Mike Trizano & Joe Giannetti battle to see who will remain undefeated and be the Lightweight winner of TUF season 27. The Featherweight TUF 27 final is the co-main event between Brad Katona and Jay Cucciniello.
FS1 Main Card
185: Israel Adesanya def. Brad Tavares by (49-46, 50-45 x2) unanimous decision
155 TUF Final: Mike Trizano def. Joe Giannetti by (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) split decision
145 TUF Final: Brad Katona def. Jay Cucciniello by (30-26 x3) unanimous decision
145: Alex Caceres def. Martin Bravo by (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) split decision
125: Roxane Modafferi def. Barb Honchak by TKO (elbows) 3:32 R2
185: Alessio Di Chirico def. Julian Marquez by (27-30, 29-28, 29-28) split decision
125: Montana De La Rosa def. Rachael Ostovich by submission (rear naked choke) 4:21 R3
155: Luis Pena def. Richie Smullen by submission (guillotine choke) 3:32 R1
155: John Gunther def. Allan Zuniga by (28-28, 29-28 x2) majority decision
145: Bryce Mitchell def. Tyler Diamond by (28-28, 29-28 x2) majority decision
UFC Fight Pass Prelims
145: Steven Peterson def. Matt Bessette by (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) split decision
185: Gerald Meerschaert def. Oskar Piechota by technical submission (rear naked choke) 4:55 R2