UFC welterweight staple Martin "The Hitman" Kampmann will be searching for his third straight win in the octagon when he meets Jake Ellenberger at the top of The Ultimate Fighter: Live Finale fight card.
Having beaten Rick Story and Thiago Alves in succession, Kampmann is looking to take out Ellenberger to strengthen his case for a title shot. In order to prove himself worthy for the next shot at either Carlos Condit or Georges St-Pierre, Kampmann believes he needs to put away The Juggernaut within the distance -- he's also keeping in mind that a finish takes things out of the judges hands.
"When I was going into the last fight I was only thinking about Thiago Alves," Kampmann said in a recent interview for the UFC. "That was my concern. That being said, I'm going in there to finish fights. I'm tired of going to judges decisions because judges don't seem to see things my way. That's the past. I come in to finish fights. I'm not there to go to a judges' decision. I wanted to finish Thiago Alves and I did. I want to finish Jake Ellenberger as well."
The Ultimate Fighter: Live Finale goes down tomorrow night from the Pearl at the Palms Casino in Las Vegas.
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