Top MMA News has posted a list of potential fighters for the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter. Coaches on the show will be heavyweights Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson, while welterweights will compete for the contract.
The show begins airing on FX in September, and the UFC has yet to confirm any fighters for the season.
Among the ones mentioned in the report are Strikeforce veteran Bristol Marunde. The 12-7 Marunde fell to Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza in a middleweight bout earlier this year. He owns victories over such notables as Jay Silva and Shane Primm.
Here is the list of fighters likely to compete on TUF:
Aoutneil Magny (7-1); Bristol Marunde (12-7); Cameron Diffey (3-0); Cortez Coleman (8-3); David Michaud (4-0); Dominic Waters (4-1); George Lockhart (10-4); Igor Araujo (22-6); James Chaney (7-2); Jason South (8-0); Jerel Clarke (5-1).
Jesse Barrett (8-0); Joey Rivera (7-1); Jon Manley (7-1); Julian Lane (4-0); Kevin Nowaczyk (11-2); Leo Kuntz (14-1); Matt Secor (3-1)
Mike Ricci (7-2); Nic Herron-Web (14-4); Ricky Legere (14-4).
Saad Awad (11-4); Tim Ruberg (9-1); Zane Kamaka (4-0).
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