Jesse Taylor vs Dhiego Lima Set for Ultimate Fighter Redemption Finale
The Ultimate Fighter season 25 “Redemption” Finale is set. Jesse Taylor will face Dhiego Lima to be crowned the season champion.
Taylor defeated the favorite James Krause in the final recorded episode by third round submission. Taylor was a contestant on the seventh season of the Ultimate Fighter season and reached the finals but was removed from the contest due to some poor behavior outside of the octagon. Taylor defeated Krause, Hayder Hassan, and Mehdi Baghdad to reach the finals.
Lima was a contestant on the 19th season of the Ultimate Fighter and reached the finals. He was knocked out by Eddie Gordon in the finals. He would beat Tom Gallicchio, Gilbert Smith, and Hayder Hassan to reach the finals.
Taylor and Lima will face each other Friday Night in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Season 25 semifinalists Krause and Gallicchio will also face each other on the card.