“The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale” Roster Set, Ferguson and Nijem Battle for UFC Contract

Written by Tom Ngo
June 2nd, 2011

The Ultimate Fighter Finale Poster 13 Pettis Guida

Now that the 13th season of “The Ultimate Fighter” is officially in the reality show record books, the roster for this Saturday’s TUF 13 Finale has filled out quickly. The event takes place inside The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Ramsey Nijem took care of Chris Cope in one tournament semifinals bout, while Tony Ferguson beat Chuck O’Neil to complete the finals showdown. The welterweights will battle for the highly coveted six-figure UFC contract.

MMAJunkie confirmed late Wednesday night Cope will meet O’Neil in a televised bout. The site also reported dark matches between Shamar Bailey vs. Ryan McGillivray and Justin Edwards vs. Clay Harvison.

The show will be headlined by a thrilling lightweight scrap between Clay Guida and Anthony Pettis.

Spike TV will broadcast the main bouts live at 9PM ET/6PM PT.

Here is the card’s complete roster (Bout order subject to change):

Preliminary Bouts:

Shamar Bailey vs. Ryan McGillivray
Justin Edwards vs. Clay Harvison
Reuben Duran vs. Francisco Rivera
Scott Jorgensen vs. Ken Stone
Josh Grispi vs. George Roop
Danny Downes vs. Jeremy Stephens

Main Bouts:

Chris Cope vs. Chuck O’Neil
Tim Credeur vs. Ed Herman
Kyle Kingsbury vs. Fabio Maldonado
Tony Ferguson vs. Ramsey Nijem (The Ultimate Fighter 13)
Anthony Pettis vs. Clay Guida

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