August 3, 2010 By admin
Spike TV has announced the cast for this upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter 12, which premieres Sept. 15. – VIDEO BELOW ON BOTTOM OF PAGE:
28 lightweights will compete in a tournament to determine a winner of a six-figure UFC contract. The coaches this season are UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and No. 1 contender Josh Koscheck.
Out of the 28 fighters, there will be 2 HyeFighters on the show; Sako Chivitchyan and Sevak Magakian:
Sako Chivitchian, a 26-year-old Armenian out of Los Angles with a record of 5-0.
Sevak Magakian, a 24-year-old from Glendale, Calif. with a record of 8-3.
Joseph “JJ” Ambrose, 23, trains out of AKA in San Jose, Calif.
Paul Barrow, a 24-year-old out of Gracie Tampa in Florida with a record of 3-0.
Jason Brenton, a 23-year-old out of Grand Junction, Colo. with a record of 6-0.
Jonathan Brookins, a 24-year-old out of Orlando, Fla. with a record 11-3.
Mike Budnik, 35, is a WEC veteran from Tulsa, Okla. with a record of 8-4.
Alex Caceres, a 21-year-old from Miami, Fla. with a record of 5-2.
Joseph Duffy, a 22-year-old out of South Wales with a record of 6-0.
Pablo Garza, a 26-year-old out of Grand Forks, N.D. with a record of 8-0.
Toby Grear of Shawnee, Ohio with a record of 7-4-1.
Dan Head, a 23-year-old out training out of Indiana BJJ Academy with a record of 8-2.
Michael Johnson, a 24-year-old from MIssouri with a record of 8-4.
Amir Khillah, a 30-year-old out of Kalamazoo, Mich. with a record of 6-4.
Jeff Lentz, a 21-year-old from New Jersey with a 6-1 record.
Andrew Main, a 21-year-old out of Rockaway, N.J. with a record of 4-1.
Steve Magdaleno, a 28-year-old out of Florence, Calif. with a record of 6-2.
Cody McKenzie, a 22-year-old Alaskan with an 11-0 record.
TJ O’Brien, a 23-year-old from Ohio with a 14-3 record.
Spencer Paige, a 24-year-old with a 7-2 record.
Nam Phan, a 27-year-old Vietnamese American out of Garden Grove, Calif. with 16-7 record.
Mike Richman is a former marine with an undefeated record of 8-0.
Ariel Sexton of San Jose, Costa Rica holds a record of 6-2.
Marc Stevens a 25-year-old out of Marine, NY with a 12-5 record.
Kyle Watson, 30, is a head jiu-jitsu instructor at Matt Hughes’ H.I.T. Squad gym.
Ran Wathers, a 28-year-old out of Atlanta, Ga. is 14-6.
Aaron Wilkinson of Manchester, England with a 6-3 record.
Dane Sayers of Fargo, N.D. with a 7-1 record.