SBNation
Ramsey Nijem for MMAFighting
Charles Rader for Around the Octagon
Clay Harvison for USA Today
Javier Torres for MMA Valor
Len Bentley for MMA DieHards
Ryan McGillivray for Top MMA News
Shamar Bailey for Heavy
Zach Davis for MMA Weekly
Chris Cope for MMA Junkie
Chuck O’Neil for Bleacher Report
Lew Polley for MMA Junkie" /> TUF 13 - Episode Seven Recap | UFC ® - News
Article

TUF 13 - Episode Seven Recap

CAUTION: SPOILERS INCLUDED – This week, it's the Wild Card fight on The Ultimate Fighter: Team Lesnar vs. Team dos Santos.

More blogs by TUF cast:
Tony Ferguson for SBNation
Ramsey Nijem for MMAFighting
Charles Rader for Around the Octagon
Clay Harvison for USA Today
Javier Torres for MMA Valor
Len Bentley for MMA DieHards
Ryan McGillivray for Top MMA News
Shamar Bailey for Heavy
Zach Davis for MMA Weekly
Chris Cope for MMA Junkie
Chuck O’Neil for Bleacher Report
Lew Polley for MMA Junkie
CAUTION: SPOILERS INCLUDED – Chuck O’Neil and Javier Torres have received a second chance to stay in the competition as Wild Card picks on The Ultimate Fighter: Team Lesnar vs. Team dos Santos, and both are fired up for the opportunity.

Also fired up is the one fighter many considered to be the favorite for one of the two Wild Card slots, Team Lesnar’s Len Bentley. Disappointed by being eliminated, he asks UFC President Dana White to fight the man who decisioned him, Ryan McGillivray on the season finale card if the Team dos Santos member doesn’t make it to the finals.

“Why didn’t you tell me this before we picked the Wild Card,” asks White. “Nobody felt like you wanted this thing bad enough. If you grabbed me two hours ago, we wouldn’t even be having this conversation.”

Even back at the house, Bentley is inconsolable when it comes to the Wild Card picks, and he’s getting on his housemates’ nerves. So when McGillivray tells Bentley that he heard coach Brock Lesnar questioned whether his knee would be ready for another fight, it just adds fuel to the fire. So at the next practice, Bentley confronts Lesnar, and the former heavyweight champion points to the knee as the main reason for him not being picked, which seems to finally calm things down.

And there is no place for drama on the football field at Bishop Gorman High School, where Lesnar and opposing coach Junior dos Santos meet for this season’s Coaches Challenge. After trying out for the Minnesota Vikings, you would assume that Lesnar has the immediate edge, but dos Santos is an athlete and can never be counted out.

The competition includes high knee and side step drills, the pushing of a blocking sled 15 yards, a field goal kick, a pass through an Octagon-shaped target, and then a catch of a pass followed by a 100 yard run. The first coach to make it back to the end zone wins $10,000, and each member of his team wins $1,500.

The two are neck and neck throughout the course until they hit the field goal portion, where dos Santos takes the lead after a couple misses. It’s all the advantage he needs as he pulls away to beat Lesnar to the end zone and win the challenge.

“I think we both sucked,” smiled Lesnar. “He just got luckier than I did.”

Dos Santos was a gracious winner, giving some of his winnings to members of Team Lesnar, including the coaching staff.

“Everybody got paid, except for Brock,” laughed dos Santos. “He doesn’t deserve it, he lost.”

Lesnar has his chance to get even in more than more ways than one on fight night though, as a win by O’Neil over Torres will not only move his fighter to the second round, it will tie the final first round score between the teams at four.

And O’Neil delivers, parlaying a solid first round effort into a finish in round two, as he gets Torres to the mat and sinks in a fight-ending D’Arce choke.

“Chuck executed the things that we wanted him to do, and he did a phenomenal job,” said Lesnar.

The win finishes up the first round, and the quarterfinal matchups are as follows:
Clay Harvison vs. Ramsey Nijem
Chris Cope vs. Shamar Bailey
Chuck O’Neil vs. Zachary Davis
Tony Ferguson vs. Ryan McGillivray

Here’s how the teams look heading into the quarterfinals:

Team Lesnar
Len Bentley – Eliminated on episode three by Ryan McGillivray
Charles Rader – Eliminated on episode four by Ramsey Nijem
Tony Ferguson 1-0
Clay Harvison 1-0
Chuck O’Neil – 1-1 Eliminated on episode six by Zachary Davis. Returned for Wild Card bout and re-entered the competition
Chris Cope 1-0
Nordin Asrih – Eliminated on episode one by Shamar Bailey

Team dos Santos
Shamar Bailey 1-0
Ryan McGillivray 1-0
Javier Torres – Eliminated on episode two by Chris Cope. Returned for Wild Card bout and was eliminated by Chuck O’Neil
Ramsey Nijem 1-0
Zachary Davis 1-0
Mick Bowman – Eliminated on episode five by Clay Harvison
Justin Edwards – Eliminated on episode six by Tony Ferguson

For weekly recaps of The Ultimate Fighter, as well as fighter profiles, stay tuned to UFC.com.

토요일, 9월 5
10PM/7PM
ETPT
Las Vegas, Nevada

미디어

최근
UFC Minute 진행자 리사 포일스가 홀리 홈과 이야기를 나눴다. 그리고 론다 로우지와의 경기가 발표된 후 미샤 테이트와 어떤 이야기를 나눴는지도 공개된다.
2015. 9. 3
메건 올리비가 플라이급 챔피언 드미트리우스 존슨과 자리를 함께 했다. 존슨은 UFC 191 대회에서 7차 타이틀 방어전을 앞두고 있다. 존슨의 체급지배력, 상대인 존 도슨에 대해서 솔직한 이야기가 오갔다. UFC 191 대회는 PPV로 이번 토요일 방송된다.
2015. 9. 2
드미트리우스 존슨과 존 도슨이 1차전 영상을 지켜본 후 상대방의 기술을 어떻게 파악했는지 설명한다. 양 선수는 라스베이거스에서 이번 토요일 열리는 UFC 191 대회에 출전해 2차전을 치른다. 대회는 PPV로 시청할 수 있다.
2015. 9. 2
UFC 191 대회로 향한 길은 프랭크 미어, 페이지 벤전트, 알렉스 챔버스, 드미트리우스 존슨 등의 선수들이 막바지 팀 훈련을 실시하는 장면으로 채워진다. UFC 191 대회는 토요일 라이베이거스에서 열리며 PPV로 감상할 수 있다.
2015. 9. 1