The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale took place on Friday evening at The Palms in Las Vegas and was headlined by a middleweight bout as rising prospect Israel Adesanya remained undefeated with a unanimous decision victory over UFC veteran Brad Tavares.
Along with the victory by Adesanya in the main event, the main card on FS1 saw the final matchups in The Ultimate Fighter 27 featherweight and lightweight tournaments. In the featherweight final, Brad Katona scored a decision victory over Jay Cuccinello and Mike Truzano on the lightweight tournament with a split decision win against Joe Giannetti.
The complete results from The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale is below.
Main Card: (FS1)
Israel Adesanya def. Brad Tavares via unanimous decision (49-46, 50-45, 50-45)
Mike Trizano def. Joe Giannetti via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Brad Katona def. Jay Cucciniello via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-26)
Alex Caceres def. Martin Bravo via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Roxanne Modafferi def. Barb Honchak via TKO (elbows) – Round 2, 3:32
Alessio Di Chirico def. Julian Marquez via split decision (27-30, 29-28, 29-28)
Preliminary Card: (FS1)
Montana De La Rosa def. Rachael Ostovich via submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 3, 4:21
Luis Pena def. Richie Smullen via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 1, 3:32
John Gunther def. Allan Zuniga via majority decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-28)
Bryce Mitchell def. Tyler Diamond via majority decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-28)
Preliminary Card: (UFC Fight Pass)
Steven Peterson def. Matt Bessette via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Gerald Meerschaert def. Oskar Piechota via technical submission (rear-naked choke) – Round 2, 4:55