The Ultimate Fighter 12 debuted Wednesday on Spike TV following UFC Fight Night 22, as 28 lightweights, coached by welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre and Josh Koscheck, kicked off the season’s tournament with 14 elimination bouts to earn their spots in the TUF house.
The fight results for episode one of The Ultimate Fighter 12 were:
- Marc Stevens def. T.J. O’Brien via KO – Round 1
- Spencer Paige def. Steve Magdaleno via unanimous decision.
- Nam Phan def. Mike Budnik via TKO – Round 1
- Andy Main def. Jason Brenton via submission – Round 1
- Jonathan Brookins def. Ran Weathers via unanimous decision
- Sako Chivitchian def. Toby Grear via unanimous decision
- Jeff Lentz def. Daniel Head via submission – Round 2
- Alex Caceres def. Paul Barrow via submission – Round 1
- Michael Johnson def. Pablo Garza via unanimous decision
- Aaron Wilkinson def. Mike Richman via unanimous decision
- Kyle Watson def. Joseph Duffy via submission – Round 2
- Sevak Magakian def. JJ Ambrose via unanimous decision
- Cody McKenzie def. Amir Khillah via submission – Round 1
- Dane Sayers def. Ariel Sexton via submission – Round 2