The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, The Ultimate Finale

You know what is really annoying? You spend three months watching and chronicling these fights, then, the night of the big finale, the main event goes over the DVR assigned time limit and you lose six and half minutes of the final fight. That's right, I didn't actually see the end of the second or … Continue reading The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, The Ultimate Finale

The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 11

  For the life of me I can't figure out why this episode has to be two hours. I mean, combined, the fights are 30 minutes.  That's an hour and a half of filler.  Is there really that much left unresolved that we need to see the ousted fighters banter for that long? Nope. I'm … Continue reading The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 11

The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 9

This is where the rubber hits the road, so to speak. After eight weeks of fights, we are down to our quarter-finals. There is a lot at stake for these guys. I haven't been as diligent about writing up these recaps this season as I have in the past.  Things have been hectic.  I've also … Continue reading The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 9

The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 7

We're down to our final first round fight.  Team GSP has won 5 of the first 6 fights and is firmly in control of the competition so far. Tonight's fight will feature Dane Sayers (TEAM SaGSP) taking on Sako Chivitchian (TEAM KOSCHECK). Sayers was the final fighter taken during the draft and he seems intent … Continue reading The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 7

The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 6

Tonight's show will have two of our final three first round fights.  Can Koscheck retain control or will GSP get it back?  Lots of action to get to.  When last we checked in with our Ultimate Fighter cast, Team Koscheck had finally won a fight and taken control of the fight creation aspect of the competition. Now, … Continue reading The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 6

The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 2

  When last we joined our band of UFC hopefuls, all fourteen had just won a qualifier fight and moved into the big UFC house somewhere in the environs of Las Vegas. Up next? What every team has done since time immemorial...pick teams. During the pre-draft conversations, we see team captain George St-Pierre (GSP from … Continue reading The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 2

The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 1

Yes, I know I'm horribly late on this, but I'm going to get us caught up dear readers.  Just hang tight.  I've been watching them.  I just haven't had time to write about them. The 12th season of the UFC and Spike TV's MMA reality show focuses on the lightweights as well as the escalating … Continue reading The Ultimate Fighter – Season 12, Episode 1

The Ultimate Fighter – Season 11, The Ultimate Finale

Well, it all comes down to this doesn't it? After weeks of fights and injuries tonight either Court McGee or Kris McCray will the the Ultimate Fighter. Both guys have had a rocky road to the finals.  McCray fought back into the competition through the wild card fight.  McGee got a second shot when he … Continue reading The Ultimate Fighter – Season 11, The Ultimate Finale

The Ultimate Fighter – Season 11, Episode11

We're down to four. In a special two hour show, we are scheduled to get the two semi-final fights.  You know what that means?  That's right we'll find out who our finalists are. You know what else it means? Right again. Lots and lots of filler. The show opens with new coach, Rich Franklin, taking … Continue reading The Ultimate Fighter – Season 11, Episode11

The Ultimate Fighter – Season 11, Episode 10

With only one fight left, this week's show featured the guy we love to hate, Jamie Yager, taking on Josh Bryant. Yager has talked trash for the entire series.  Unfortunately for his opponents, he has backed it up with some sick knockouts. Tonight he takes on the guy the housemates called Spongebob Squareback. Yager has … Continue reading The Ultimate Fighter – Season 11, Episode 10