Who won Season 17 of TUF?

Who won Season 17 of TUF?

Kelvin GastelumThe Ultimate Fighter – Season 17 / WinnerKelvin Gastelum Encinas is an American professional mixed martial artist. He currently competes in the Middleweight division for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Gastelum has competed for the UFC since he won The Ultimate Fighter 17. As of November 9, 2021, he is #10 in the UFC middleweight rankings. Wikipedia

What happened to TUF?

The show has been off-air for a few years, following The Ultimate Fighter: Heavy Hitters in 2018 broadcast by Fox Sports 1. The UFC officially announced its return in October 2020, now broadcast by ESPN+. There were no physical tryouts for this season due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

How does TUF work UFC?

The fighters are divided into two teams, irrespective of weight class, with each team coached by a current UFC headliner. The teams then compete (in a manner which varies by season) with the loser being eliminated from the competition. Often, incentives are provided for the team of a winning fighter.

How many seasons of TUF are there?

29The Ultimate Fighter / Number of seasons

Who won TUF season 18?

Leonardo SantosThe Ultimate Fighter: Team Rousey vs. Team Tate / Winner

What season of TUF did Jon Jones coach?

The series was officially announced by the UFC in October 2012 with Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones coaching opposite Chael Sonnen….The Ultimate Fighter: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen.

The Ultimate Fighter 17: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen
Original network FX
Original release January 22, 2013

Is TUF coming back?

The competitors on the upcoming season of “The Ultimate Fighter” have been officially announced by the UFC. The long-running reality series returns for season 30 and beings filming in February. The first of the 12-episode season will debut on May 3 and air on ESPN+.

What happened to Treshaun Gore?

Battle and Gore were first slated to square off in The Ultimate Fighter 29 season finale in August 2021. However, Gore was forced to withdraw from the fight due to a knee injury. The two finalists finally got the chance to settle their unfinished business at UFC Fight Night 200.

What season of TUF was Conor McGregor on?

On July 12, 2015 it was announced that the coaches for the season would be Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber….

The Ultimate Fighter: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber
Created by Frank Fertitta III, Lorenzo Fertitta, Dana White
Starring Dana White, Conor McGregor, Urijah Faber

What season was Sean O’Malley on TUF?

O’Malley’s promotional debut came against Terrion Ware on December 1, 2017 at The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale. O’Malley won the fight via unanimous decision.

What season of Ultimate Fighter was Conor McGregor on?

Team Faber (also known as The Ultimate Fighter 22) is an installment of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)-produced reality television series The Ultimate Fighter. On July 12, 2015 it was announced that the coaches for the season would be Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber.

What’s the best TUF season?

Season 21 takes the crown for top TUF season in history. Not only did this show produce two of the best welterweights in UFC history, but it also completely changed the format of the show.

What was the gate for the TUF 17 Finale?

“The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale $569K gate”. MMAjunkie.com. Retrieved 2013-04-30. ^ “UFC targets Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay for The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale in April”. mmajunkie.com. February 18, 2013. Retrieved February 18, 2013. ^ Staff (2013-02-11). “Demetrious Johnson defends UFC flyweight title vs. John Moraga at TUF 17 Finale”. MMA Junkie.

What is the 17th season of the Ultimate Fighter called?

The Ultimate Fighter: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen (also known as The Ultimate Fighter 17) is the seventeenth installment of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)-produced reality television series The Ultimate Fighter.

How many people came to the TUF 13 Finale?

^ a b “TUF 13 Finale officially draws 2,053 attendance and $440k gate”. mmajunkie.com. June 20, 2011. Archived from the original on October 26, 2012. ^ “The Ultimate Fighter 14 cast unveiled with 32 bantamweights and featherweights”. mmajunkie.com. August 22, 2011.

How much do TUF 17 Finale fighters get paid?

“TUF 17 Finale bonuses: Zingano, Tate, Browne, Pineda earn $50,000”. MMAjunkie.com. Retrieved April 14, 2013. ^ Staff (2013-04-14). “TUF 17 Finale salaries: Urijah Faber, Cole Miller top fighter payroll”.