Tuesday, July 17, 1:00 p.m. PT – Las Vegas, Nev.
Las Vegas, Nevada – UFC® announced today it will host a media day for the upcoming The Ultimate Fighter®: Heavy Hitters. The 28th season of the ground-breaking reality series will feature a dynamic cast of heavyweight and women’s featherweight fighters. All 16 competitors, as well as both coaches, will be available to media.
Since its inception in 2005, The Ultimate Fighter® has remained a launching pad for some of the biggest names in UFC, including this season’s coaches, UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and No. 4 ranked UFC middleweight Kelvin Gastelum. Among the alum are current champions Rose Namajunas, T.J. Dillashaw and Nicco Montano. Former titleholders Forrest Griffin, Michael Bisping, Rashad Evans, Carla Esparza and Matt Serra also rose to prominence through the program.
WHO: The Ultimate Fighter®: Heavy Hitters Cast & Coaches
WHAT: The Ultimate Fighter®: Heavy Hitters Cast & Coaches Media Day
WHEN: Tuesday, July 17 at 1:00 p.m. PT. Contestants will be available from 1:00 – 1:45 p.m. with the coaches available afterwards.
WHERE: UFC Performance Institute
6650 S. Torrey Pines
Las Vegas, NV 89118