MMA fighting styles

Walker says fans will see a lot of Nunes at the TUF Finals

Brogan Walker will walk the Octagon in the well-prepared UFC Vegas 59 event by an MMA GOAT.

The final season of The Ultimate Fighter is over and a new champion is about to be crowned. The Ultimate Fighter Season 30 finale is set to take place tonight, August 6, live from Las Vegas.

After six long weeks in the TUF house, two ladies are ready to face off to be named The Ultimate Fighter and sign a contract to join the UFC. This season was coached by UFC 277 main event fighters Amanda Nunes and Julianna Peña.

Brogan Walker knows she and her trainer Amanda Nunes have similar styles

Through the grueling process of fighting multiple times before the season finale, two ladies, Brogan Walker and Juliana Miller, will meet inside the cage as their respective trainers watch. Walker was on Team Nunes and thinks she and her coach have very similar styles.

“The styles that we have here in this match with Juliana and I, I just see it going to one of these highlight reel finishes, you know, this pressure that comes in, the timing,” Walker told the presser. pre-fight. You watched the Amanda-Julianna fight, she, my trainer fought a lot like me in that fight, she fights how to fight, she took her time, she adjusted to the pressure, and she’s just stayed patient, had that good timing, good connections on everything and really responsive. So yeah, either I see it play out like that, except more blood, or I see one of those highlight knockouts coming.

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Walker explained that she and Nunes shared very similar styles and after working together for six weeks, the mesh of their styles had to be even more so at the end. She donates props to her coach and the team and plans to show off what she can do on Saturday night.

“I want this one for ‘Team Nunes’ too,” Walker explained. “I know we all compete as individuals, but I couldn’t have had the performances at home that I had and come to this without all the support from Amanda and Nina and their coaches. . They work with my coaches even now, they really put that time into me as a martial artist, they care about me and it shows.

The final event of Ultimate Fighter, aka UFC Vegas 59, will be featured tonight with a light heavyweight matchup between Thiago Santos and Jamahal Hill.