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Ultimate Fighter Episode 9 Recap

In the ninth episode of Ultimate Fighter 29, we got to see our first thrilling, exciting and action-packed Final match. In which Liudvik Sholinian competed against Ricky Turcios. To reach the final, the two fighters tried to end each other as much as possible.


This semi-final fight probably produced the best match up of the competition this season. Where the fans got to watch an explosive fight.

Liudvik is a 30-year-old Armenian martial arts fighter. He's basically a wrestler, an Armenian national championship in wrestling at the beginning of his experience. He is a fierce individual and rival. With a keen mind and good understanding of the game, he planned to use his pressure and offensive wrestling to make it to the finals.

By contrast, Ricky Turcios is a 27-year-old freestyle wrestler from Texas. A very spiritual and intelligent person, Ricky becomes a bit unconventional outside of the cage, but has a clear professionalism inside. Torcios has earned a black belt in taekwondo and a brown belt in BJJ. He intended to use distance striking to advance the fight. In which he succeeded and with 3 rounds of unanimous decision, he became the first fighter of Ultimate Fighter 29 by naming the semi-final title after his team.

But the other final team has not been identified yet. Fans are very curious and are eagerly waiting to see who will be the second team in the final.

We look forward to hearing from you. Stay with us for more exciting reviews, comments and the latest MMA news.


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