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The ten greatest moments from the UFC’s Final Fighter.
The Final Fighter has been probably the most well-known exhibits in MMA historical past and has created stars for the UFC like Forrest Griffin, Rashad Evans, Ryan Bader, and Kamaru Usman to call only a few. The present didn’t simply create stars nevertheless it created moments which have change into synonymous with the Final Preventing Championship.
These are simply 10 of the easiest moments from the present’s historical past.
10. Miesha Tate is the brand new coach (Season 18)
When Ronda Rousey took the gig of being The Final Fighter coach it was imagined to be in opposition to Cat Zingano. An harm took her out of the present, nonetheless, so when Rousey confirmed up on the coaching facility she was met by Miesha Tate. After probably the most awkward “muh girl” handshake from Rousey, she begins asking Tate why she’s there. That is the place issues escalate unnecessarily. The 2 start speaking over each other however Rousey can clearly be heard asking if Tate’s there to educate the opposite group and Tate simply decides to bate Rousey by saying “I believe I’ll go away the explaining to Dana (White).” This in fact sends Rousey into an over-the-top tailspin of types, full together with her throwing a min-tantrum and shutting herself in her room.
9. Conor McGregor and Cody Garbarant get right into a scuffle (Season 22)
When Conor McGregor took the gig of The Final Fighter host, he was paired with Urijah Faber and never as a result of they have been working in direction of a dream struggle however simply because. It’s occurred earlier than, particularly in season two with Matt Hughes and Wealthy Franklin taking up teaching duties, however neither man constructing as much as a struggle, McGregor and Faber ended up exchanging a whole lot of good, and a few not-so-good natured ribbing. That was till McGregor began speaking trash about T.J. Dillashaw, who was on the time nonetheless a member of Faber’s struggle group. This led to one in every of Faber’s TUF coaches, and pupil, Cody Garbarant, taking exception. Garbarant and McGregor bought right into a brawl earlier than the entire thing was hilariously defused unintentionally by David Teymur, who dropped this nugget of knowledge.
“Care for your underwears. I’m gonna f–ok you.”
That’s one strategy to defuse a scenario. Mockingly sufficient, the entire thing began when Garbarant stood up for Dillashaw, who not 18 months later can be attempting to choke Dillashaw Darth Vader-style on a unique The Final Fighter season.