The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) reality television series and mixed martial arts competition started up it’s 8th season Wednesday night.
This season Team Nogueira vs. Team Mir will feature light heavyweight fighters (186-205 lb) and lightweight fighters (146-155 lb). UFC interim Heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and the #1 heavyweight contender and former UFC Heavyweight champion Frank Mir will star as coaches for the two teams. Both fighters are scheduled to fight for the UFC Interim Heavyweight title in December, after the completion of the series.