The Ultimate Fighter: Live is only three weeks old and already the gamesmanship between coaches has commenced.
Cruz got the ball rolling in a big way in the second week of taping, allowing Faber to pick his own fighter to take on Cruz’s number one pick, Justin Lawrence, despite having won the first matchup and retaining control of the fight picks. Faber was speechless and none of his team were willing to step up when he finally asked them who was ready to fight.
Team Faber tried to play it off, but it clearly had an affect on morale. To add insult to injury, Cruz — with the help of coach Lloyd Irvin — put out the following video.