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TUF 26 Finale in Tweets: Pros react to Nicco Montano winning the women’s UFC flyweight belt, Sean O'Malley’s UFC debut

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 01: (L-R) Nicco Montano kicks Roxanne Modafferi in their women’s flyweight championship bout during the TUF Finale event inside Park Theater on December 01, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC vi
Nicco Montano kicks Roxanne Modafferi in the TUF 26 Finale event Friday night.
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Nicco Montano is the new UFC women’s flyweight champion.

The 28-year-old fighter was crowned queen of the UFC’s 125-pound women’s division after a wild, back-and-fouth battle with skilled veteran Roxanne Modafferi in the main event of Friday’s The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale. The fight was very competitive and it had its ups and downs for both fighters, but Montano was able to pull off a unanimous decision.

Check out below how the pros in the MMA community reacted to Montano’s big win in Las Vegas along with the rest of the action at The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale:

Nicco Montaño vs. Roxanne Modafferi

Sean O'Malley def. Terrion Ware

Lauren Murphy vs. Barb Honchak

Gerald Meerschaert def. Eric Spicely

Brett Johns def. Joe Soto

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