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The official weigh-ins for “The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale” take place today inside The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Stream Friday’s weight contest live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 5PM ET/2PM PT.
A heavyweight scrap between replacement Matt Mitrione (Pictured) and Roy Nelson headlines Saturday’s show. “Big Country” was originally slated to face Shane Carwin in the event.
Nelson and Carwin coached opposite each other on this past season of The Ultimate Fighter.
Tomorrow’s FX broadcast begins live at 9PM ET/6PM PT.
Please click the media player below to watch Friday’s weigh-ins:
Here are the contestants who will be tipping the scale later this afternoon:
(Facebook 5:30PM ET/2:30PM PT)
Tim Elliott vs. Jared Papazian
John Cofer vs. Mike Rio
Reuben Duran vs. Hugo Viana
(FUEL TV 7PM ET/4PM PT)
Nick Catone vs. T.J. Waldburger
Rustam Khabilov vs. Vinc Pichel
Johnny Bedford vs. Marcos Vinicius
Mike Pyle vs. James Head
(FX 9PM ET/6PM PT)
Dustin Poirier vs. Jonathan Brookins
Jamie Varner vs. Melvin Guillard
Pat Barry vs. Shane Del Rosario
Colton Smith vs. Mike Ricci (TUF 16 welterweight finals)
Roy Nelson vs. Matt Mitrione
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A UFC heavyweight clash headlines the event in what was originally scheduled to be a coach’s battle, an injury to Shane Carwin forced his withdrawal from the event and Matt Mitrione has stepped in to fight opposing coach Roy Nelson
It's official, all 24 fighters have made weight in preparation for their respective fights tomorrow night inside of the Vegas Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. We've provided the full video replay and written results below for your convenience.
Main Card (FX)
• Heavyweight Bout: Roy Nelson (252) vs. Matt Mitrione (257)
• Welterweight Tournament Final: Mike Ricci (171) vs...
Main Card (FX) Weight Class Method Round Time Notes Heavyweight Roy Nelson vs. Matt Mitrione Welterweight Colton Smith vs Mike Ricci Note 1 Heavyweight Pat Barry vs. Shane del Rosario Lightweight Melvin Guillard vs. Jamie Varner Featherweight Dustin Poirier vs. Jonathan Brookins Preliminary Card (Fuel TV) Welterweight Mike Pyle vs. James Head Bantamweight Johnny Bedford [...]
“The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale” took place Saturday inside The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Roy Nelson (Pictured) battered Matt Mitrione with a barrage of bombs in the show’s featured attraction. “Meathead” appeared to be in pronominal shape and his standup seemed much improved, as he continued to nail Nelson with several lethal kicks.
The 16th season of The Ultimate Fighter comes to a conclusion tonight from The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.
Mike Ricci will battle Colton Smith in the finals for the opportunity to earn a six figure contract from the UFC. In the main event of the night features a clash of heavyweights Roy Nelson and Matt Mitrione.
Three preliminary card bouts will be streamed...
Headliners Roy Nelson and Matt Mirione, and TUF 16 finalists Colton Smith and Mike Ricci make weight and square up at the TUF 16 Finale weigh-in. I’m going with Melvin Guillard, Mike Ricci and Roy Nelson via TKO…Just let them bang bro.-TO
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