IMO Tony has better striking and enough ground ability to keep it striking. I was very surprised to see that he is the underdog. I guess personality way weighed more than fighting ability in this one. 30K on Tony.
RIP Jordan Corder. Watch over me from above brother.
Round 1 - Referee Josh Rosenthal oversees the evening's main event, which will determine the champion of "The Ultimate Fighter 13." Nijem moves to the center and starts throwing. Ferguson woks under and scores a takedown. Ferguson settle into half-mount following a scramble. Nijem scrambles and tries to revers. Crisp left scores for Nijem. He hesitates and rushes forward with more. Ferguson absorbs it and looks recovered. Nijem leaps in with a right that scores. Ferguson mixing in kicks with his attacks. Overhand right for Nijem. Two minutes in, and Ferguson lands a left. Back and forth to open. Nijem flurries and sprawls, but Ferguson winds up on top in north-south. They scramble back to the feet. Ferguson looks the aggressor, but Nijem also landing in spots. Right hand lands for Nijem. Left straight hits Nije, on the button, and he's down. Ferguson looks to finish, and Rosenthal is already coming in. Right hand seals the deal, and Ferguson leaps on the cage to celebrate before kneeling in the middle of the octagon. Tony Ferguson def. Ramsey Nijem via TKO (punches) - Round 1, 3:54 to become the winner of "The Ultimate Fighter 13."