Ultimate Fighter Live Blog: Michael Chiesa vs. Al Iaquinta

Michael Chiesa will be competing against Al Iaquinta on Friday's night Ultimate Fighter Live Finale at the Palms in Las Vegas (Zuffa LLC via Getty Images).

This is the Ultimate Fighter live blog for Michael Chiesa vs. Al Iaquinta, a lightweight bout on tonight's UFC event from the Palms in Las Vegas.

Chiesa and Iaquinta will be competing for this season's TUF title.

Check out the live blog below.


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Round 1: Herb Dean is the third man in for this one. Iaquinta catches a Chiesa kick, backs him into the cage and lands several punches. Chiesa with a combo and a kick, but Iaquinta again catches the kick. The exchange leads to a body lock and ends with Chiesa getting Iaquinta's back. Midway through the round, Chiesa still working for the rear-naked choke. He gets it. Iaquinta goes out. Michael Chiesa wins "The Ultimate Fighter."

Michael Chiesa def. Al Iaquinta via submission (rear-naked choke) at 2:47 of the first round.

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