TUF 14 Diary: Episode 7 Recap and AnalysisPosted on November 3, 2011, 09:35 PM by Ryan Ventura
One month until The Ultimate Fighter 14 finale, where we'll finally get to see Jason Miller and Michael Bisping square off toe-to-toe to settle their differences. The seventh episode of TUF saw a fighter get injured, two MMA legends make cameo appearances, and the announcement of the semi-final matchups.
TUF 14 - Episode 7 notes:
-Roland Delorme's foot injury leaves him questioning his future fighting on the show.
-Former Brazilian muay thai champion Rafael Cordeiro of Chute Boxe Academy guest coaches during Team Miller's training session.
-UFC legend Tito Ortiz makes a surprise appearance to guest coach Team Bisping teaching them the art of ground and pound while Marcus Brimage gets star-struck.
-TJ Dillashaw who is now called the "Draft Dodger" by his teammates, gets taught a lesson from Akira Corassani and Diego Brandao when they give him a hard time in training.
After taking hard shots from Akira in his sparring session, TJ takes out his frustration on innocent Marcus Brimage which escalates into an arguing match.
The doctor clears Roland of his foot infection to fight in his upcoming match.
-Mayhem decided to pull a prank on Team Bisping coach Tiki Ghosn for getting his car towed by surrounding his truck with concrete highway barricades in his parking space so he couldn't get out.
-TJ Dillashaw defeated Roland Delorme via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:43 of round 2.
-After the preliminary fights, Mayhem has five fighters moving on and Bisping has three.
-Dana White announces the semifinal matchups: Bantamweight fights: TJ Dillashaw vs. Dustin Pague and John Dodson vs. Johnny Bedford. Featherweight fights: Akira Corassani vs. Dennis Bermudez and Diego Brandao vs. Bryan Caraway.
Questions for readers after watching TUF 14 Episode 7:
If you were a professional Mixed Martial Artist, which coaches would you like to learn under?
Do you have an early prediction for Miller vs. Bisping and who is your early picks to win the season?
If you were on the show, what sorts of pranks would you pull?