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Round 1: Nijem comes right out of the gate throwing punches, but Ferguson ducks under and takes him down. Ferguson lands a few shots on the ground, ending up in half guard. Nijem fights to his feet, where he looks to take Ferguson down. Ferguson rolls out of it and they hit their feet. Nijem tags Ferguson with several punches before Ferguson initiates the clinch. Ferguson with a nice body kick. Ferguson lands a hard left hand. Again. Ferguson with a nice one-two. Nijem rushes in again with a flurry and Ferguson ends up getting him to the mat, Nijem doesn’t stay there for long though and they’re back on their feet trading shots. Nijem tags Ferguson with a good punch. Nijem lands a nice right. Ferguson knocks Nijem out cold with a left hook. The fight’s over and Ferguson is the new Ultimate Fighter.
Tony Ferguson defeated Ramsey Nijem via KO (punch) at 3:54 of round 1
Ferguson says that he learned a lot about himself during his time in the “TUF” house, he pledges to be a good role model from now on.