With the final pairings set, Saturday's fight card for The Ultimate Fighter 14 Finale has been revealed. In total, eight match-ups were announced following the conclusion of Wednesday's episode.
Brazilian featherweight Diego Brandao (13-7) and American bantamweight John Dodson (11-5) punched their tickets to the finals, where they will take on Dennis Bermudez (7-2) and T.J. Dillashaw (4-0), respectively. Each division winner earns the title of "The Ultimate Fighter 14" champion and a six-figure contract with the UFC.
Also appearing on the Spike TV-broadcasted main card is a bantamweight duel between semi-finalist Johnny Bedford (17-9-1) and top-10 flyweight Louis Gaudinot (5-1).
Highlighting the Facebook undercard are the remaining members of "The Ultimate Fighter 14" cast. Featherweights Marcus Brimage (3-1) vs. Stephen Bass (10-0), Bryan Caraway (15-5) vs. Dustin Neace (23-17-1), and Steven Siler (18-9) vs. Josh Clopton (6-0-1) will battle for a spot in the UFC alongside bantamweights Dustin Pague (10-4) vs. John Albert (6-1) and Roland Delorme (6-1) vs. Josh Ferguson (8-3).
Featherweight contestant and MMA Nation guest blogger Akira Corassani (9-3, 1 NC) is the only cast member to not appear on the night's card. The colorful fighter was scheduled to duel Siler, but was ultimately forced off with an undisclosed injury.
The Ultimate Fighter 14 Finale takes place at The Pearl at The Palm in Las Vegas, Nevada on December 3rd and airs on Spike TV. Middleweight coaches Michael Bisping (21-3) and Jason "Mayhem" Miller (24-7, 1 NC) square off in the night's main event.
The Ultimate Fighter 14 Finale fight card:
Main card (Spike TV):
Middleweight: Michael Bisping vs. Jason Miller
Featherweight Final: Dennis Bermudez vs. Diego Brandao
Bantamweight Final: T.J. Dillashaw vs. John Dodson
Lightweight: Tony Ferguson vs. Yves Edwards
Bantamweight: Johnny Bedford vs. Louis Gaudinot
Preliminary card (Facebook):
Featherweight: Marcus Brimage vs. Stephen Bass
Bantamweight: Dustin Pague vs. John Albert
Bantamweight: Roland Delorme vs. Josh Ferguson
Featherweight: Steven Siler vs. Josh Clopton
Featherweight: Bryan Caraway vs. Dustin Neace