In their attempt to globalize the UFC brand the company has set up headquarters many different countries such as Brazil and Japan, held numerous events worldwide, and even taken the ever popular Ultimate Fighter reality show to other countries.
The latter has seen fighters from Brazil, the U.K. and Australia square off to fulfill their dreams of one day fighting in the UFC. With the success it’s seen the UFC is planning a new international season of TUF, as first reported by Ariel Helwani of MMAfighting.com on FUEL TV’s UFC Tonight, “TUF: Canada vs. Australia will take place in the near future”, though the UFC itself has yet to confirm or deny the potential upcoming season.
Tryouts for the reality show are also expected to take place in the coming months. It’s still unclear which weight classes will be featured, who the coaches will be, and where the show will be filmed and air. Those details will be revealed soon.Tags: Ariel Helwani, The Ultimate Fighter, the ultimate fighter brazil, The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes, ufc, ufc global explansion, ufc news