Leicester Shootfighters Karsten Lenjoint made it through to the elimination round of season 14 of The Ultimate Fighter and highlights of his bout can be seen on the season premiere double length episode.
“A back and forth war” – Dana White, UFC President
“Good grappling exhibition…great fight from both you guys” – Jason “Mayhem” Miller
This fight came after Karsten sailed through the trials in New York and passed the tests held in Las Vegas to make it in to the final 32 contestants out of thousands of applicants worldwide.
Leicester Shootfighters Head Coach Nathan Leverton previously trained The Ultimate Fighter Season 9 finalist Andre Winner and helped fellow UK team members Dean Amasinger and Nick Osipczak prepare for the show.