Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently wrapped The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 21 Finale weigh in event, which took place earlier this afternoon (Sat., July 11, 2015) on the UFC Fan Expo Main Stage from inside Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Headlining the "Ellenberger vs. Thompson" fight card is welterweight slugger Jake "The Juggernaut" Ellenberger, as he looks to capitalize on his recent win over Josh Koscheck by turning away fellow 170-pound striker Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson, winner of four straight.
Elsewhere in the FOX Sports 1 line up, which follows "Prelims" on UFC Fight Pass, TUF 21 finalists Hayder Hassan and Kamaru Usman will settle their longstanding score from the combat sports reality show. "Hulk" represents American Top Team (ATT), while "The Nigerian Nightmare" is backed by the Blackzilians squad.
See their staredown pics here.
Complete TUF 21 Finale weigh in results below:
170 lbs.: Jake Ellenberger (170.5) vs. Stephen Thompson (170.5)
FOX Sports 1 Main Card:
170 lbs.: Hayder Hassan (170.5) vs. Kamaru Usman (170.5)
170 lbs.: Michael Graves (170.5) vs. Vicente Luque (171)
170 lbs.: Cezar Ferreira (171) vs. Jorge Masvidal (172.5**)
115 lbs.: Angela Magana (115.5) vs. Michelle Waterson (115)
145 lbs.: Maximo Blanco (148.5*) vs. Mike De La Torre (145.5)
FOX Sports 1 Prelims:185 lbs.: Caio Magalhaes (185) vs. Josh Samman (186)
135 lbs.: Russell Doane (135.5) vs. Jerrod Sanders (136)
185 lbs.: Dan Miller (184) vs. Trevor Smith (185.5)
170 lbs.: George Sullivan (170.5) vs. Dominic Waters (171)
UFC Fight Pass Prelims:
125 lbs.: Willie Gates (125.5) vs. Darrell Montague (125.5)
*Has one hour to lose the additional weight or forfeits 20-percent of his purse to Mike De La Torre
**Has one hour to lose the additional weight or forfeits 20-percent of his purse to Cezar Ferreira
TUF 21 Finale airs live tomorrow night (Sun., July 12, 2015) on FOX Sports 1 from inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire TUF 21 Finale fight card below, starting with the Fight Pass "Prelims" matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. ET, and then the remaining under card balance on FOX Sports 1 at 7 p.m. ET, before the FOX Sports 1 main card start time at 9 p.m. ET.
See you then!