UFC middleweight Israel Adesanya defeated Brad Tavares in the main event at The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale on Friday, July 6 at The Palms Casino.
His impressive victory earned him the ‘Performance of the Night’ honor.
With that victory over Tavares, who was ranked #8 in the UFC middleweight divsion, Adesanya now extends his undefeated professional MMA record to 14-0 and in the UFC to 3-0.
After the fight, he spoke about what is next for him, Jon Jones, Anderson Silva, and more.
Video below. (Warning: NSFW)
Main card results below:
Israel Adesanya def. Brad Tavares via unanimous decision
Mike Trizano def. Joe Giannetti via split decision
Brad Katona def. Jay Cucciniello via unanimous decision
Alex Caceres def. Martin Bravo via split decision
Roxanne Modafferi def. Barb Honchak via TKO (second round)
Alessio Di Chirico def. Julian Marquez via split decision