The Ultimate Fighter Returns! New Episodes Every Week Starting June 1

After a 2 year hiatus The Ultimate Fighter Returns on June 1.


After a 2 year hiatus The Ultimate Fighter Returns on June 1.

The 29th season will feature featherweight champion, Alexander Volkanovski  and top contender, Brian Ortega as opposing coaches on the show. Both men will be responsible for training 16 of the chosen bantamweight and middleweight prospects in their quest for a UFC contract.

TUF was built for up and coming fighters to jumpstart their careers.

Since its start in 2005, the show has produced 11 champions, with two of them currently reigning at the top of their respective weight classes. Currently, Rose Namajunas and Kamaru Usman hold the belts at the top of their division.

Check out the promo ahead of the first episode to get a look into how season 29 fairs with the other seasons of TUF.

The Ultimate Fighter – American Top Team vs Blackzilians Premiers Tonight April 22nd


This installment of The Ultimate Fighter looks to raise the stakes once again. For the first time in the show’s 10-year history, a gym versus gym format will be introduced pitting fighters from the famed American Top Team against those from Blackzilians, all while living together under one roof in South Florida. The Ultimate Fighter: American Top Team vs. Blackzilians debuts on FOX Sports 1 on April 22nd.

American Top Team vs Blackzilians
American Top Team vs Blackzilians

Two Teams Collide; Pick your side.

This Season Airs on BT Sports 2 at 3am on Thursday 23rd April or BT Sports 1 at 10 pm Thursday 23rd April in the UK.

Calling all Lightweight (155 lbs) and Welterweight (170 lbs) Male Fighters; TUF 22 Tryouts!


It’s that time of year again when The Ultimate Fighter 22 tryouts are advertised.

Season 22 will consist of Lightweight (155 lbs) and Welterweight (170 lbs) contestants, be quick though as all applicants need to fill in an application form and bring it to the tryouts which are being held on March 29th 2015 in Las Vegas, NV.

The winner of this season of The Ultimate Fighter will win a lucrative contract with the UFC. This season of The Ultimate Fighter will begin filming in May and will premiere on FOX Sports 1 in September 2015. BTSports viewers in the UK will usually have the same screening times.

 

TUF 22
TUF 22

 

Applications, which should be completed and brought to the tryouts, can be found online at http://www.ufc.com/tuf22. Tryout details are provided below:

Where:

Palace Station Hotel, 2411 West Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada 89102

Tryouts will be held in the Grand Ballroom

When:

Sunday, March 29th, 2015

Registration begins @ 8:00 a.m. PT

Fighters will be required to grapple & hit pads. Please bring appropriate gear.

*Applicants will be notified at the end of the tryouts if they have been selected to participate in the casting finals process. If selected, applicants must be prepared to stay in Las Vegas until April 4th, 2015.

Questions can be directed to: TUFcasting@ufc.com

 

Good Luck.