TUF 14 Cast Revealed; The Final Season on Spike TV Debuts Sept. 21


The fourteenth season of The Ultimate Fighter will kick off on Wednesday, Sept. 21 at 9 p.m. ET/PT with a special two-hour premiere featuring all of the preliminary fights in their entirety.

This season marks the final one on Spike TV. Following TUF 14, the series moves over to FX as part of the UFC’s new deal with the Fox family of networks. It will then be re-branded The Ultimate Fighter Live.

But until then, tune in as 32 mixed martial arts competitors begin the quest to advance into the The Ultimate Fighter house.  Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 28, new episodes will premiere at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

For the first time in franchise history, the bantamweight (145) and featherweight (135) weight classes will be showcased. Jason “Mayhem” Miller and Michael “The Count” Bisping will compete as coaches this season and will eventually meet in the Octagon at The Ultimate Fighter Finale in December.

Watch the preview video below and then check out the full listing of the cast members below the video…

The Ultimate Fighter: Team Bisping vs. Team Miller cast, whose hometowns range from Gothenburg, Sweden to Winnipeg, Manitoba to Glasgow, Scotland to Yonkers, N.Y. include the following:

BANTAMWEIGHTS

JOHN ALBERT
Fighting out of: Puyallup, Wash. / Victory Athletics
Record: 6-1-0
Age: 24

JOHNNY BEDFORD
Fighting out of: Watuga, Texas/ F3 Alliance
Record: 17-9-1
Age: 28

CARSON BEEBE
Fighting out of: Western Springs, Ill. / Gilbert Grappling
Record: 6-1-0
Age: 22

ROLAND DELORME
Fighting out of: Winnipeg, Manitoba / Winnipeg Academy of MMA
Record: 6-1-0
Age: 27

TJ DILLASHAW
Fighting out of: Sacramento, Calif. / Team Alpha Male
Record: 4-0-0
Age: 25

JOHN DODSON
Fighting out of: Albuquerque, N.M. / Jackson’s Mixed Martial Arts
Record: 11-5-0
Age: 26

CASEY DYER
Fighting out of: New Castle, Ind. / No Affiliation
Record: 6-1-0
Age: 21

BJ FERGUSON
Fighting out of: Louisville, Ky. / All-American MMA
Record: 6-2-0
Age: 29

JOSH FERGUSON
Fighting out of: Louisville, Ky. / All-American MMA
Record: 7-3-0
Age: 22

LOUIS GAUDINOT
Fighting out of: Yonkers, N.Y. / Team Tiger Schulmann
Record: 5-1-0
Age: 26

MATT JAGGERS
Fighting out of:  Connersville, Ind. / Team Wolfpack
Record: 20-7-0
Age: 25

TATEKI MATSUDA
Fighting out of: Boston, Mass. / Team Sityodtong
Record: 6-2-0
Age: 25

PAUL MCVEIGH
Fighting out of: Glasgow, Scotland / Dinky Ninjas
Record: 18-6-0
Age: 29

BRANDON MERKT
Fighting out of: New Richmond, Wisc. / The Academy
Record: 11-0-0
Age: 27

DUSTIN PAGUE
Fighting out of: Centreville, Va. / MASE MMA
Record: 9-4-0
Age: 23

ORVILLE SMITH
Fighting out of: Indianapolis, Ind. / Integrated Fighting
Record: 11-3-0
Age: 30

FEATHERWEIGHTS

STEPHEN BASS
Fighting out of: Savannah, Ga. / Lloyd Irvin MMA
Record: 10-0-0
Age: 28

DENNIS BERMUDEZ
Fighting out of: Massapequa, N.Y./ Long Island MMA
Record: 7-2-0
Age: 24

DIEGO BRANDAO
Fighting out of: Albuquerque, N.M. / Jackson’s Mixed Martial Arts
Record: 13-7-0
Age: 23

MARCUS BRIMAGE
Fighting out of: Coconut Creek, Fla. / American Top Team
Record: 3-1-0
Age: 31

BRYAN CARAWAY
Fighting out of: Sacramento, Calif. / Team Alpha Male
Record: 15-5-0
Age: 26

JOSH CLOPTON
Fighting out of: San Francisco, Calif. / Skrap Pack
Record: 4-0-1
Age: 29

AKIRA CORASSANI
Fighting out of: Gothenburg, Sweden / Team Kaobon
Record: 9-3-0
Age: 28

KARSTEN LENJOINT
Fighting out of: Nottingham, United Kingdom / Wolfslair Academy
Record: 7-1-0
Age: 30

ERIC MARRIOTT
Fighting out of: Independence, Mo. / Grindhouse MMA
Record: 20-5-0
Age: 25

MICAH MILLER
Fighting out of: Coconut Creek, Fla. / American Top Team
Record: 17-4-0
Age: 24

DUSTIN NEACE
Fighting out of: Granite City, Ill. / Hit Squad
Record: 22-17-1
Age: 24

JESSE NEWELL
Fighting out of: Ventura, Calif. / Knuckleheadz BoxingRecord: 6-1-0
Age: 24

BRIAN PEARMAN
Fighting out of: Springfield, Mo. / Springfield Fight Club
Record: 7-1-0
Age: 26

JIMMIE RIVERA
Fighting out of: Elmwood Park, N.J. / Team Tiger Schulmann
Record: 8-1-0
Age:  21

STEVEN SILER
Fighting out of: Ogden, Utah / Riven Academy
Record: 18-9-0
Age: 24

BRYSON WAILEHUA-HANSEN
Fighting out of: Honolulu, Hawaii / MMA Development
Record: 5-1-0
Age: 24

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 15 days ago
  • 7 views

“The Ultimate Fighter 17? cast member Gilbert Smith has replaced kickboxer Cosmo Alexandre at this month’s Legacy FC 34 event.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, MMA Rumors, News read news >>

  • 18 days ago
  • 38 views

The Ultimate Fighter contestant Bec Rawlings was speechless when UFC president Dana White called her with an invite to appear on the reality show. read news >>

  • 2 days ago
  • 4 views

The Ultimate Fighter 20: Team Pettis vs. Team Melendez cast member Heather Jo Clark details how she became a part of the upcoming season of the popular reality show. read news >>

  • 2 days ago
  • 128 views

The Ultimate Fighter Latin America kicks off on UFC FIGHT PASS on Tuesday, 12am ET read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 91 views

Kevin Casey at UFC 175 and Robert Drysdale at The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale each was drug tested following their respective bouts, and each failed. read news >>

  • 4 days ago
  • 2858 views

Topless Felice Herrig photos gallery from Fitness Gurls magazine featuring The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 20 strawweight contestant, who is being pegged as the new "Bad Girl" of Ultimate Fighting Champio read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 119 views

Bad times for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) black belts-turned mixed martial arts (MMA) practitioners as both winners failed their post-fight drug test in Nevada following their bouts earlier this month read news >>

  • 8 days ago
  • 6 views

The Ultimate Fighter is not for everybody. The ordeal of spending weeks on end away from loved ones, all while being stuck in a house with your competition often proves too much. read news >>

  • 5 days ago
  • 2 views

Following failed drug tests at UFC 175 and The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale, respectively, Kevin Casey and Robert Drysdale received temporary suspensions at a Nevada State Athletic Commission meeting t read news >>

Jump to: