The final middleweight fight in the opening round on The Ultimate Fighter Nations goes down this week as Judo expert Luke Harris looks to close out Team Canada's dominant run while Vik Grujic is gunning for revenge for Team Australia
TUF Nations coaches Kyle Noke and Patrick Cote join us for another edition of TUF Talk where they break down all the action from the latest fight between Oliveir Aubin-Mercier and Jake Matthews as well as a Justin Bieber sighting in the TUF house.
The final preliminary round matchups for The Ultimate Fighter Nations is winding down with the last welterweight bout taking place in the newest episode featuring a showdown between grappler Olivier Aubin-Mercier and 19-year old Australian prodigy Jake Matthews.
Coaches Kyle Noke and Patrick Cote both admit surprise at Sheldon Westcott's shocking performance to hand 36 year old four-time Olympian Dan Kelly a quick defeat in what may have been his only shot to make it in the UFC Octagon.
The Australians are finally rolling after a rough start in the first few weeks of the competition and they've now managed to pull off back to back victories, the most recent by Richard Walsh as dominant as the team has been yet this season.
The UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Mousasi prelims headliner looks back at the longest season in The Ultimate Fighter's history, when the competitors were asked to live and train on the reality show for just over three months before finally going home to their families.
On this week's episode of TUF Talk, coaches Kyle Noke and Patrick Cote discuss the fight and how the scoring ended up. Australia's Noke believes Tyler could have actually wrapped up the fight after the second round, while Cote believes Nordine sealed the deal with a strong round three.
Emotion can be a help or a hindrance when it comes to mixed martial arts, but three episodes into the new season of The Ultimate Fighter Nations: Team Canada vs. Team Australia all of the good vibes are residing with the team from the great white north after going up 3-0 following Chad Laprise's victory over Chris Indich last week.
In this latest podcast we discuss how the Canadians get their feathers ruffled on a couple of occasions, maybe none bigger than seeing strength and conditioning coach Jonathan Chaimberg teaching the team of Australians.
Series veterans Patrick Cote (20-8) and Kyle Noke (20-6-1) lead a cast of welterweight (170lbs) and middleweight (185lbs) fighters, as teams from Canada and Australia go head-to-head. Each episode’s winner will advance in a single-elimination tournament, culminating in a three-hour finale. Watch TUF Nations: Canada vs. Australia Wednesdays on FOX Sports 1.