The Ultimate Fighter had a new twist this season, all the competitors were champions. The concept was to battle it out champion vs champion and the winner would receive a title shot against Demetrious ‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson. The 16 man tournament is now over and the New title contender is now announced as top seed and former WEC &a UFC veteran Timothy Elliot (13-6-1 MMA, 2-4 UFC) emerges after a unanimous Decision over Hiromasa Ogikubo. He will face Johnson at The Ultimate Fighter 24 Finale takes place at The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.
If successful Tim Elliot will become the 6th TUF winner to claim UFC Gold!
Full card is as follows:
The Ultimate Fighter 24 Finale lineup includes:
Champ Demetrious Johnson vs. Tim Elliott – for flyweight title
Joseph Benavidez vs. Henry Cejudo
Jake Ellenberger vs. Jorge Masvidal
Jared Cannonier vs. Ion Cutelaba
Alexis Davis vs. Sara McMann
Ryan Benoit vs. Brandon Moreno
Ryan Hall vs. Gray Maynard
Rob Font vs. Matt Schnell
Kailin Curran vs. Jamie Moyle
Devin Clark vs. Josh Stansbury
Elvis Mutapcic vs. Anthony Smith
“Maestro” Dong Hyun Kim vs. Brendan O’Reilly