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The Ultimate Fighter 17 Cast Revealed; Series Debuts January 22 On FX

The 28 fighters who will compete in the season debut for The Ultimate Fighter: Jones vs. Sonnen have been revealed by USA Today.

The 17th season begins on January 22 on FX at 8 p.m. ET.

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen serve as the coaches. The season features middleweights competing for a UFC contract.

Below is the list of fighters who advanced to the elimination round:

Dylan Andrews (16-4-1), 32, Gold Coast, Australia (by way of New Zealand)

Kito Andrews (9-2), 34, Sacramento, Calif.

Luke Barnatt (5-0), 24, Cambridge, England

Leo Bercier (7-2), 31, Great Falls, Mont.

Ryan Bigler (9-3), 28, Yona, Guam

Kevin Casey (5-2), Hawthorne, Calif.

Adam Cella (4-0), 27, Fenton, Mo.

Zach Cummings (15-3), 28, Kansas City, Mo.

Andy Enz (6-1), 21, Anchorage, Alaska

Nik Fekete (5-1), 32, Las Vegas

Kelvin Gastelum (5-0), 20, Yuma, Ariz.

Uriah Hall (7-2), 28, New York City (by way of Jamaica)

Collin Hart (4-1-1), 23, Santa Rosa, Calif.

Clint Hester (7-3), 25, Atlanta

Jake Heun (3-2), 25, Salt Lake City

Mike Jasper (6-0), 29, Camarillo, Calif.

Nicholas Kohring (3-0), 22, Valley Springs, Calif.

Robert “Bubba” McDaniel (20-6), 29, Albuquerque, N.M.

Fraser Opie (10-5), 29, Milton Keynes, England (by way of South Africa)

Mike Persons (3-0), 28, Manteca, Calif.

Jimmy Quinlan (3-0), 26, Metheun, Mass.

Scott Rosa (4-1), 26, Sparks, Nev.

Joshua Samman (9-2), 24, Tallahassee, Fla.

Gilbert Smith, Jr. (5-1), Colorado Springs, Colo.

Eldon Sproat (3-1), 27, Molokai, Hawaii

Tor Troeng (15-4-1), 29, Umea, Sweden

Eric Wahlin (5-1), 29, Taylorsville, Utah

Timothy Williams (7-1), 26, Millville, N.J.

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