The seventh episode of “The Ultimate Fighter 16” aired tonight on FX and featured the sixth of eight round-of-16 elimination fights.
This week’s bout saw Team Carwin’s Matt Secor take on Team Nelson’s Michael Hill.
Going into tonight’s episode, coach Shane Carwin and his team lead the competition 3-2 after Team Nelson’s Colton Smith defeated Team Nelson’s Eddy Ellis by majority decision in the sixth round-of-16 elimination fight.
Team Nelson took control of fight selection with the win and looked to even the score in the competition with a second consecutive victory.
Was Team Nelson able to rally back with a win even the score? Or did Team Carwin extend their lead by two? Quick results for episode 7 of “The Ultimate Fighter 16” can be found below.
Welterweight Bout: Michael Hill (Team Nelson) def. Matt Secor (Team Carwin) via Split Decision
With Hill’s win, Team Nelson even the score in the competition at 3-3. Team Nelson retains control of fight selection and will attempt to win a third consecutive fight and take the lead in the competition for the first time since episode two.
New episodes of “The Ultimate Fighter 16″ air every Friday night at 10:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. PT on FX Networks in the United States and Canada.