The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale will be held on July 8, 2016, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. This event is a part of UFC International Fight Week.
The event is expected to be headlined by a UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship bout between current champion Joanna Jędrzejczyk and top contender Cláudia Gadelha. The pair previously met at UFC on Fox: dos Santos vs. Miocic in December 2014, with Jędrzejczyk winning via split decision.
The Ultimate Fighter 23 Light Heavyweight tournament finale and the Ultimate Fighter 23 Women’s Strawweight tournament finale will also be contested on the card.
Check out the full results from the show below:
Main Card (Fox Sports 1)
Joanna Jędrzejczyk def. Cláudia Gadelha via unanimous decision (48-46,48-45,48-46) for the UFC strawweight title
Andrew Sanchez def. Khalil Rountree via unanimous decision (30-25, 30-25, 30-26) – Ultimate Fighter 23 Light Heavyweight tournament finale
Tatiana Suarez def. Amanda Cooper via submision (anaconda choke) -Round 1, 3:43 – Ultimate Fighter 23 Women’s Strawweight tournament finale
Will Brooks def. Ross Pearson via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Doo Ho Choi vs. Thiago Tavares via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 2:42
Joaquim Silva def. Andrew Holbrook via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 0:34
Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1)
Gray Maynard def. Fernando Bruno via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Matheus Nicolau def. John Moraga via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28)
Josh Stansbury def. Cory Hendricks via majority decision (29-27, 29-27, 28-28)
Cezar Ferreira def. Anthony Smith via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass)
Kevin Lee def. Jake Matthews via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 4:06
Li Jingliang def. Anton Zafir via KO (punches) at Round 1, 2:46