Completed MMA Event

The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale

The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale
  • Friday 07.08.2016 at 10:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Fox Sports 1 | Prelims: UFC Fight Pass
  • Name: The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale
  • Also Known As: UFC Fight Night: Jędrzejczyk vs. Gadelha 2
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: Zuffa, LLC
  • Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena
  • Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Jon Anik, Brian Stann
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Jon Anik
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $736,408
  • Attendance: 8,115
  • TV Ratings: 1.09M avg. viewers (1.33M peak, 642k FS1 prelims)
  • MMA Bouts: 12
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Fight Card

Cancelled & Fizzled Bouts

Honors & Awards

  • Fight of the Night
    Joanna Jędrzejczyk vs. Cláudia Gadelha II   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter
  • Performance of the Night
    Amanda Cooper vs. Tatiana Suarez   |   $50,000 bonus to Suarez
  • Performance of the Night
    Thiago Tavares vs. Doo Ho Choi   |   $50,000 bonus to Choi


  • John McCarthy
    Jędrzejczyk vs. Gadelha II (12)Cooper vs. Suarez (10)
  • Herb Dean
    Sanchez vs. Rountree (11)Tavares vs. Choi (8)
  • Dan Miragliotta
    Brooks vs. Pearson (9)Holbrook vs. Silva (7)Stansbury vs. Hendricks (4)
  • Jason Herzog
    Maynard vs. Bruno (6)Matthews vs. Lee (2)
  • Chris Tognoni
    Moraga vs. Nicolau (5)Ferreira vs. Smith (3)Zafir vs. Li (1)

Fight Predictions

Tapology members can make predictions for upcoming MMA & Boxing fights. The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale is closed for new predictions. 1,526 total members made predictions on this event, breaking down as follows below.

Leaderboard of the best predictions by member: The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale Leaderboard

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