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Andreas Hale

Nobody expected that, did they?

Tim Elliott went 2-4 in the UFC and was cut before winning The Ultimate Fighter Season 24 tournament to earn a shot against the #1 pound for pound fighter in the world, Demetrious Johnson. A massive underdog, Elliott nearly shocked the world with a surprising first round that saw the underdog nearly score a D'arce choke finish. But Johnson would escape and the two proceeded to put on an excellent fight.

Johnson would win via unanimous decision but Elliott won the respect of the fans. Here's how Twitter reacted to the madness.


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