Dean Amasinger

The Ultimate Fighter: United States vs. United Kingdom

The Ultimate Fighter: United States vs. United Kingdom
Genre Reality, Sports
Created by , Frank Fertitta III, Lorenzo Fertitta, Dana White
Starring Dana White, Michael Bisping, Dan Henderson
Country of origin United States
Running time 60 minutes
Original channel Spike, Virgin 1
Preceded by The Ultimate Fighter: Team Nogueira vs. Team Mir
Followed by The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights

The Ultimate Fighter: United States vs. United Kingdom is the ninth installment of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) produced reality television series The Ultimate Fighter. It began production in January 2009, and began airing on Spike on April 1, 2009. The season featured Lightweight fighters (146-155 lb) and Welterweight fighters (156-170 lb). In order to be considered for the show, a fighter had to have competed in at least three professional bouts prior to the tryouts in October 2008.

UFC Middleweight fighter and winner of The Ultimate Fighter 3, Michael Bisping served as one of the two coaches. The other coach was Dan Henderson. Henderson earned his place as a coach at UFC 93: Franklin vs. Henderson by defeating Rich Franklin.

Bisping and Henderson fought each other at UFC 100 on July 11, 2009. Henderson defeated Bisping in a second round knockout.






Episode 1 - Bangers & Mashers


Lightweight Bracket

Elimination Round Quarter-Finals Semi-Finals Finals
Santino DeFranco SUB
Waylon Lowe 2
Santino DeFranco TKO
Andre Winner 1
Andre Winner KO
Gary Kelly 1
Andre Winner SUB
Cameron Dollar 1
Cameron Dollar SUB
Tom Hayden 2
Cameron Dollar SUB
Martin Stapleton 1
Martin Stapleton SUB
Dan James 1
Andre Winner UD
Ross Pearson 3
Richie Whitson SUB
Paul Bird 1
Richie Whitson SUB
Ross Pearson 1
Ross Pearson TKO
A.J. Wenn 2
Ross Pearson UD
Jason Dent 3
Jason Dent TKO
Robert Browning 1
Jason Dent SUB
Jeff Lawson 2
Jeff Lawson SUB
James Bryan 1

Welterweight Bracket

Elimination Round Quarter-Finals Semi-Finals Finals
Mark Miller TKO
Kevin Knabjian 2
Mark Miller KO
Nick Osipczak 2
Nick Osipczak KO
Tommy Maguire 1
Nick Osipczak UD
DaMarques Johnson 3
DaMarques Johnson TKO
Ray Elbe 1
DaMarques Johnson SUB
Dean Amasinger 1
Dean Amasinger D
Alex Reid 3
DaMarques Johnson SUB
James Wilks 1
Frank Lester TKO
Kiel Reid 1
Frank Lester SUB
James Wilks 2
James Wilks SUB
Che Mills 1
James Wilks TKO
Frank Lester 3
Jason Pierce UD
Steve Berger 3
Frank Lester FOR
David Faulkner 2
David Faulkner SUB
James Bateman 1

^ *: Frank Lester replaced Jason Pierce after Dana White did not allow Pierce to continue in the tournament.

Team United Kingdom
Team United States
Unanimous Decision
Split Decision


External links

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