Defend the omoplata and attack the foot with BJJ black belt in TUF 15 Finale

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Cristiano Marcello and Sam Sicila at TUF 15 Finale weigh-ins / UFC publicity photo

The Ultimate Fighter 15 reaches an end this Friday, June 1, and there’s promise of some first-rate Jiu-Jitsu to come.

In Las Vegas at the season finale for the reality show, lightweights Al Iaquinta and Mike Chiesa (both from Urijah Faber’s team), will do battle to determine who will make off with the title and UFC contract.

Besides the final, Jake Ellenberger and Martin Kampmann will go toe to toe in a welterweight matchup, while submission wizard Charles do Bronx takes on Jonathan Brookins.

Another bout drawing attention is Cristiano Marcello’s debut in the biggest MMA show on Earth. The former Jiu-Jitsu coach for Chute Boxe academy will be taking on Sam Sicilia.

Check out the Royler and Rickson Gracie student teaching one of his tricks in the video below. Cristiano demonstrates how to defend an omoplata and counter-attack with a footlock.

Check out the complete card and post below: who do you think takes it, gentle reader?

TUF 15 Finale
Las Vegas, USA
June 1, 2012

Jake Ellenberger vs Martin Kampmann
Mike Chiesa vs Al Iaquinta
Jonathan Brookins vs Charles do Bronx’s
Max Holloway vs Pat Schilling
Justin Lawrence vs John Cofer
Daron Cruickshank vs Chris Tickle
Myles Jury vs Chris Saunders
Cristiano Marcello vs Sam Sicilia
Jeremy Larsen vs Joe Proctor
John Albert vs Erik Perez

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