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The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale

The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale
  • Friday 07.06.2018 at 10:00 PM ET
  • U.S. Broadcast: Fox Sports 1 | Prelims: UFC Fight Pass
  • Name: The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale
  • Also Known As: UFC Fight Night: Tavares vs. Adesanya
  • Promotion: Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Ownership: WME-IMG
  • Venue: T-Mobile Arena
  • Location: Last Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • Enclosure: Octagon
  • TV Announcers: Jimmy Smith, Brendan Fitzgerald
  • Ring Announcer: Bruce Buffer
  • Post-Fight Interviews: Jimmy Smith
  • Ticket Revenue (live gate): $293,615
  • Attendance: 2,123
  • TV Ratings: 499,000 avg. viewers (493k FS1 prelims)
  • Matchmaker: Sean Shelby, Mick Maynard
  • MMA Bouts: 12
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Fight Card

Honors & Awards

    Black on white 26x21
  • Performance of the Night
    Brad Tavares vs. Israel Adesanya   |   $50,000 bonus to Adesanya
  • Fight of the Night
    Alex Caceres vs. Martín Bravo   |   $50,000 bonus to each fighter
  • Performance of the Night
    Luis Pena vs. Richie Smullen   |   $50,000 bonus to Pena
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Referees

  • Herb Dean
    Tavares vs. Adesanya (12)Katona vs. Cucciniello (10)Pena vs. Smullen (5)
  • Marc Goddard
    Trizano vs. Giannetti (11)Modafferi vs. Honchak II (8)Diamond vs. Mitchell (3)
  • Mark Smith
    Caceres vs. Bravo (9)Ostovich vs. De La Rosa (6)Bessette vs. Peterson (2)
  • Chris Tognoni
    Marquez vs. Di Chirico (7)Gunther vs. Zuñiga (4)Piechota vs. Meerschaert (1)

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