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Tuesday, 12/06/2011, 06:30 am

UFC NEWS – Photo Gallery: The Ultimate Fighter Season 15 Tryouts

Yesterday the UFC held tryouts for the latest installment of their reality series, “The Ultimate Fighter”.

Fighters from all over the globe came to Las Vegas in an attempt to impress the UFC brass and earn a spot in the house as cast members on season 15.

Tryouts where held at the Fertitta owned Texas Station Hotel and Gambling Hall and in attendance from the UFC where UFC president Dana White, Matchmaker Joe Silva and executive Sean Shelby.

The new installment is expected to host both welterweight and lightweight fighters, 500 of which registered for yesterday’s tryouts.

With the UFC on Spike deal ending at years end. The new broadcast partner for the show will by FOX network partner FX. The show will air over a 12-week span and the new show moves to a live format. Coaches for season 15 have either yet to be decided on by the UFC or yet to be announced.

Notable fighters turned up yesterday including season 11 quarter-finalist Jamie Yager, K-1 kickboxer Kultar Gill, Sam Alvey, Blas Avena, , Rudy Bears, Zak Cummings, Jacob McClintock, Leopoldo Serao and Dave Terrel.
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7 Responses to “UFC NEWS – Photo Gallery: The Ultimate Fighter Season 15 Tryouts”

  1. Daniel R says:

    i thought season 15 was going to be in Brazil??

  2. gary says:

    they may be doing tryouts there and here just so you can get the best of both?!?

  3. Shay says:

    If you read the comments to that Brazil post…it states its TUF Brazil…which will only aired there. Its completely separate from TUF 15.

  4. Shay says:

    Also, the first sentence says….”It would appear as if the first international edition of the UFC’s reality show”…which means itll be a complete international show, in addition to the original TUF.

  5. Spacit bjj says:

    Matt Secor. Remember that name for season 15

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