The TUF 16 Finale provided an exciting night of fights from The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.
Colton Smith used a dominating ground game to defeat Mike Ricci to become this season Ultimate Fighter 16 winner. In the main event of the night, Roy Nelson recorded a first round finish with a technical knockout of Matt Mitrione.
At the conclusion of the event UFC officials announced that the following fighters were awarded $40K bonuses for their performances.
Fight of the Night – Tim Elliott vs. Jared Papazian
Knockout of the Night – Pat Barry
Submission of the Night – TJ Waldburger