The Ultimate Fighter will showcase a different rivalry beginning tonight, as American Top Team takes on the Blackzilians with $500,000 on the line.
The series airs on FOX Sports 1 beginning at 10 p.m. ET this evening with a special 90-minute episode. It continues each Wednesday there after.
American Top Team, led by Dan Lambert, will lead a group of fighters against Glenn Robinson’s Blackzilians gym. Both call South Florida home, and that is where TUF will take place.
ATT, which includes the likes of UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler, will feature fighters Marcelo Alfaya, former World Series of Fighting champion Steve Carl, Nathan Coy, Michael Graves, Hayder Hassan, Sabah Homasi, Uros Jurisic and Steve Montgomery.
Competing for the Blackzilians will be Valdir Araújo, Carrington Banks, Luiz Buscapé, Jason Jackson, Vicente Luque, Andrews Nakahara, Felipe Portela and Kamarudeen Usman. Rashad Evans and Vitor Belfort are their respective coaches.
The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale is set for July 12 with the welterweight finals set to take place.