TUF 18, Episode 1 recap

Thursday, September 05, 2013

The 18th season of The Ultimate Fighter debuted tonight on FOX Sports 1.

32 fights, 16 female, 16 male, had to fight to get into the house, and once there, coaches Ronda Rouset and Miesha Tate picked teams.

Women:
Jessamyn Duke beat Laura Howarth via submission (triangle choke)
Jessica Rakoczy beat Revelina Berto via submission (omoplata)
Peggy Morgan beat Bethany Marshall via TKO (domination)
Roxanne Modafferi beat Valerie Letourneau via submission (rear-naked choke)
Raquel Pennington beat Tonya Evinger via submission (guillotine choke)
Shayna Baszler beat Colleen Schneider via submission (armbar)
Julianna Pena beat Gina Mazany via decision
Sarah Moras beat Tara LaRosa via decision

Men:
David Grant beat Danny Martinez via submission (armbar)
Michael Wootteen beat Emil Hartsner via decision
Tim Gorman beat Lee Sandmeier via TKO
Chris Beal beat Sirwan Kakai via decision
Josh Hill beat Patrick Holohan via decision
Chris Holdsworth beat Louis Fisette via submission (arm-triangle choke)
Anthony Gutierrez beat Matt Munsey via decision
Cody Bollinger beat Rafael de Freitas via TKO

Team Rousey
Shayna Baszler
Jessamyn Duke
Peggy Morgan
Jessica Rakoczy
Chris Beal
David Grant
Anthony Gutierrez
Michael Wootten

Team Tate
Julianna Pena
Sarah Moras
Raquel Pennington
Roxanne Modafferi
Cody Bollinger
Chris Holdsworth
Josh Hill
Tim Gorman

First official fight will be
Shayna Baszler vs. Julianna Pena.