The UFC announced the coaching assignments for TUF 15. UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and top contender Urijah Faber will serve as coaches on the “The Ultimate Fighter 15.”
“The Ultimate Fighter: LIVE” (as the show will be known) is the first to air on FOX-owned FX and the first to air live fights. It debuts March 9 at 9 p.m. ET/PT with a two-hour episode. Subsequent episodes air at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
The show is scheduled for a 13-weeks, and lightweight and welterweight fighters will be part of the show’s tournament format.