TUF 16: Episode 10 notes and results – Ringside Report + Wrestling Uncensored

Episode 10- November 16, 2012- Mike Ricci says he doesn’t care if Michael Hill is upset that he picked him to fight in the quarter-finals. Ricci says the fighters are just numbers to him. Hill says Ricci is “a phony, he’s a fake.” Hil and Ricci had previously agreed not to fight until the finals as the only two Canadians in the house.

Bristol Marunde (15-7, Team Carwin) v. Neil Magny (7-1, Team Carwin) and Igor Araujo (22-6, Team Carwin) v. Colton Smith (3-1,Team Nelson) will be having their quarter-final bouts on this episode.

Marunde and Magny are both on Team Carwin but are training with different coaches and training partners on their team.

Neil Magny (7-1, Team Carwin) v. Bristol Marunde (15-7, Team Carwin)- TUF 16 Welterweight Tournament Quarter-Final

Round 1- Marunde connects with a straight right hand but Magny fires back with a solid leg kick and a jab. Marunde fires a leg kick back at Magny but eats a jab. Magny lands another jab as he circles out and out-boxes Marunde. Marunde shoots in and lands a takedown with 3 minutes remaining in the round. Magny gets back to his feet and lands two more jabs and a left hook. Magny slips when throwing a punch but recovers by throwing and landing an up-kick before getting to his feet. Marunde lands an uppercut but Magny scores again with the jab. Marunde pushes Magny against the fence but Magny defends the takedown and lands more punches. I would score Round 1 for Neil Magny: 10-9

Round 2- Marunde charges in with punches but cannot connect and Magny makes him pay with a knee to the body. Magny lands a solid body kick and a good right hand in the first minute of the round. Marunde lands a kick to the body but eats a jab and a hard right hand. Magny lands another straight right hand but Marunde catches a kick and takes him down. Marunde lands two big punches from Magny’s guard but cannot improve position and Magny is able to push away and get to his feet. Magny pushes Marunde against the fence but Marunde attempts a kimura and pulls Magny to the ground. Magny escapes the submission attempt and lands punches from the top position. Marunde is able to get to his feet and swings wildly with punches as time expires but cannot land anything. Magny lands another jab and pushes Marunde into the fence as the round comes to an end. I would score Round 2 for Neil Magny: 10-9

Neil Magny def. Bristol Marunde via unanimous decision (20-18, 20-18, 20-18) to advance to semi-finals of TUF 16 Welterweight tournament

Colton Smith and Igor Araujo bump heads at the weigh-ins and Araujo tells Smith not to touch him. Smith tells him he’ll touch him tomorrow and Araujo pushes him. Shane Carwin gets in between them and Araujo appears to throw a knee at Carwin’s backside. The fighters are separated but are both very angry.

Colton Smith (3-1, Team Nelson) v. Igor Araujo (22-6, Team Carwin)- TUF 16 Welterweight Tournament Quarter-Finals

Round 1- Smith throws a body kick and Araujo charges in for a takedown. Smith reverses the position and takes Araujo down. Smith passes the guard into side-control and keeps Araujo down as he tries to sweep. Smith lands solid elbows and punches and continues to control Araujo as he tries to escape. Smith lands punches to the body and to the head as he continues to expertly keep Araujo grounded. Araujo manages to get to his feet but eats knees to the face by Smith. The fighters clinch against the fence and Smith lands another takedown. Smith lands punches and elbows from inside Araujo’s guard as time expires in the round. I would score Round 1 for Igor Aruajo: 10-9

Round 2- Smith lands jab and another takedown in the first 30 seconds of the round. Smith lands short elbows from half-guard and improves into side-control. Smith opens up with heavy punches and begins to do damage. Araujo cannot get out from under Smith and remains grounded. Araujo tries to roll out of the position but Smith demonstrates excellent wrestling and submission defense to stay on top. Smith lands solid knees to the body and hangs on as Araujo tries to escape. Smith sticks to Araujo like glue and hammers Araujo with punches as time expires. I would score Round 2 for Colton Smith: 10-9

Colton Smith def. Igor Araujo via unanimous decision (20-18, 20-18, 20-18) to advance to semi-finals of TUF 16 Welterweight Tournament

Araujo and Smith make peace after the bout. Smith says it feels great to be in the final four.

Joey Rivera (7-1,Team Nelson) v. Jon Manley (7-1, Team Nelson) and

Mike Ricci (7-2, Team Carwin) v. Michael Hill (4-0, Team Nelson) are the two quarter-finals that will take place on the next episode.

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TUF 16 quick results

Episode 1- September 14, 2012– Preliminary bouts to enter TUF House

Dom Waters def. Kevin Nowaczyk via TKO (punches) at (0:32) Round 1

Michael Hill def. Lev Magen via KO (punch) at (1:27) Round 1

Bristol Marunde def. George Lockhart via submission (guillotine choke) at (2:23) at Round 1

Mike Ricci def. Jason South via TKO (punches) at (1:50) Round 1

Julian Lane def. Diego Bautista via unanimous decision

Igor Araujo def. Cortez Coleman via submission (triangle choke) at 3:16 in 3rd (sudden victory) Round.

James Chaney def. Jerel Clark via submission (triangle choke) at 1:30 Round 1

Cameron Diffley def. Zane Kamaka via submission (arm-bar) at 1:37 Round 1

Neil Magny def. Frank Camacho via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)

Jon Manley def. Ricky Legere Jr. via unanimous decision

Colton Smith def. Jesse Barrett via unanimous decision

Matt Secor def. Max Griffin via submission (triangle choke) at 2:55 in Round 3

Eddy Ellis def. David Michaud via submission (arm-triangle choke) at 4:29 in Round 2

Joey Rivera def. Saad Awad via majority decision

Nic Herron-Webb def. Tim Ruberg via submission (arm-bar) at 4:17 in Round 1

Sam Alvey def. Leo Kuntz via KO (punch) at 0:47 in Round 1

Episode 2- September 21, 2012: Neil Magny defeats Cameron Diffley via unanimous decision (20-18, 20-18, 20-18) to advance TUF 16 Welterweight Quarter-Finals

Episode 3- September 28, 2012: Joey Rivera def. Sam Alvey via majority decision (20-18, 20-18, 19-19) to advance to TUF 16 Welterweight Quarter-Finals

Episode 4- October 5, 2012- Bristol Marunde def. Julian Lane via unanimous decision (20-18, 20-18, 20-18) to advance to TUF 16 Welterweight Quarter-Finals

Episode 5- October 12, 2012– Igor Araujo def. Nic Herron-Webb via majority decision (19-18, 19-18, 19-19) to advance to TUF 16 Welterweight Quarter-Finals

Episode 6- October 19, 2012- Colton Smith def. Eddy Ellis via majority decision (19-18, 19-18, 19-19) to advance to TUF 16 Welterweight Quarter-Finals

Episode 7- October 26, 2012- Michael Hill def. Matt Secor via split-decision (29-28, 29-28, 28-29) to advance to TUF 16 Welterweight Quarter-Finals

Episode 8- November 4, 2012- Jon Manley def. James Chaney via submission (guillotine choke) at 3:25 in Round 1 to advance to TUF 16 Welterweight Tournament Quarter-Finals

Episode 9- November 9, 2012- Mike Ricci def. Dom Waters via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) to advance to TUF 16 Welterweight Tournament Quarter-Finals.

Episode 10- November 16, 2012- Neil Magny def. Bristol Marunde via unanimous decision (20-18, 20-18, 20-18) to advance to TUF 16 Welterweight Tournament Semi-Finals.

Colton Smith def. Igor Araujo via unanimous decision (20-18, 20-18, 20-18) to advance to semi-finals of TUF 16 Welterweight Tournament

TUF 16 Teams and Draft selections

Team Shane Carwin: Sam Alvey (18-4) 1st pick, 1st overall, Bristol Marunde (15-7) 2nd pick, 3rd overall, Mike Ricci (7-2) 3rd pick, 5th overall, Neil Magny (7-1) 4th pick, 7th overall, James Chaney (7-2) 5th pick, 9th overall, Eddy Ellis (17-15-1) 6th pick, 11th overall, Igor Araujo (22-6) 7th pick, 13th overall, Matt Secor (3-1) 8th pick, 15th overall.

Team Roy Nelson: Dom Waters (4-1) 1st pick, 2nd overall, Michael Hill (4-0), 2nd pick, 4th overall, Cameron Diffley (3-0) 3rd pick, 6th overall, Colton Smith (3-1) 4th pick, 8th overall, Jon Manley (7-1) 5th pick, 10th overall, Nic Herron-Webb (11-3) 6th pick, 12th overall, Joey Rivera (7-1) 7th pick, 14th overall, Julian Lane (4-0) 8th pick, 14th overall.

TUF 16 Quarter-Finalists Neil Magny (7-1, Team Carwin), Joey Rivera (7-1, Team Nelson), Bristol Marunde (15-7, Team Carwin), Igor Araujo (22-6, Team Carwin), Colton Smith (3-1, Team Nelson), Michael Hill (4-0, Team Nelson), Jon Manley (7-1, Team Nelson), Mike Ricci (7-2, Team Carwin)

TUF 16 Semi-Finalists: Neil Magny (7-1, Team Carwin), Colton Smith (3-1, Team Nelson), TBD, TBD

TUF 16 Finalists: TBD, TBD

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