Demons Recap

October 2, 2008

Holy knock out, Batman! It was an explosive night of The Ultimate Fighter with fighters removed from the house, team selection and a first official fight ending in a brutal knockout. Hit the jump for a full breakdown of the team selection.

Team Mir won the coin toss and chose first fighter pick, going with Krzysztof Soszynski who wowed the training center with his seven punch victory over Mike Stewart. The rest of the picks are as follows, in order.

Team MirTeam Nogueira
imageKrzysztof SoszynskiimageRyan Bader
imageVinny MagalhaesimageShane Primm
imageEliot MarshallimageKyle Kingsbury
imageTom LawlorimageJules Bruchez
imageJunie BrowningimagePhillipe Nover
imageShane NelsonimageEfrain Escudero
imageDave KaplanimageJohn Polakowski
imageGeorge RoopimageRoli Delgado

With the teams chosen, it was time for Team Nogueira to select the first match. Nogueira picked golden boy Ryan Bader to face Tom Lawlor. Nogueira was impressed with Lawlor's wrestling and wanted to remove him early. Check out a breakdown of the fight here.