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Final Eight Fighters Announced For The Ultimate Fighter 20

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The 16-female field is now set for The Ultimate Fighter 20, as the final eight cast members were announced in Las Vegas.

The season airs on FOX Sports 1 beginning September 10 at 10 p.m. ET and will feature coaches Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez. The female strawweight season will conclude with the crowning of a champion.

Previously announced were Joanne Calderwood, Alex Chambers, Carla Esparza, Felice Herigg, Bec Rawlings, Emily Peters Kagan, Rose Namajunas and Tecia Torres. The remaining eight spots were filled by former Invicta FC champion Jessica Penne, Aisling Daly, Lisa Ellis, Angela Hill, Justine Kish, Angela Magana and Randa Markos.

The UFC has announced a pair of strawweight fights, as three members of the season were given UFC contracts but taken off TUF 20.

Below is the complete list of fighters for the season:

Joanne Calderwood (8-0), 27, Glasgow, Scotland

Alex Chambers (4-1), 35, Sydney, Australia

Heather Jo Clark (6-4), 34, Los Angeles, Calif.

Aisling Daly (14-3), 26, Dublin, Ireland

Lisa Ellis (15-8), 31, Olympia, Wash.

Carla Esparza (9-2), 26, Redondo Beach, Calif.

Felice Herrig (9-5), 29, Crystal Lake, Ill.

Angela Hill (1-0), 29, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Emily Peters Kagan (3-1), 32, Bangor, Maine

Justine Kish (4-0), 26, Cramerton, N.C.

Angela Magana (11-6), 30, Farmington, N.M.

Randa Markos (4-1), 28, Windsor, Canada

Rose Namajunas (2-1), 22, Milwaukee, Wis.

Jessica Penne (11-2), 31, Huntington Beach, Calif.

Bec Rawlings (5-3), 25, Launceston, Tasmania

Tecia Torres (4-0), 24, Fall River, Mass.