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The Ultimate Fighter 19 Full Cast Revealed


The 19th season of the US version of The Ultimate Fighter is set to premier on April 19th on Fox Sports 1. Coaches BJ Penn and Frankie Edgar are heading two teams featuring both Middleweights (185 lb) and Light Heavyweights (205 lb) this season. The full TUF 19 cast of 31 fighters for the upcoming season was revealed today–with the exception of one surprise entrant.

As they have been doing in the past, fighters will have to compete in and win their first bout to secure a spot in the actual TUF house.

Some notable names on this cast include, Cage Warriors welterweight champion, Cathal Pendred–who is a training partner of fellow Irishman, Conor McGregor at SBG. Former and the 1st Bellator welterweight champion, Lyman Good. TUF Nations cast member Nordine Taleb, who lost his quarterfinal bout to Tyler Manawaroa via unanimous decision on the current Canada vs Australia season. Dhiego Lima, brother of Bellator welterweight title contender Douglas Lima, and veteran of the Maximum Fighting Championship.

“The Ultimate Fighter 19” Full Cast:

Cory Anderson (3-0)
Cathal Pendred (13-2)
Kelly Anundson (6-1)
John Poppie (3-1)
Anton Berzin (3-1)
Doug Sparks (7-2)
Josh Clark (7-2)
Dan Spohn (8-3)
Chris Fields (8-4)
Josh Stansbury (4-2)
Matt Gabel (8-3)
Ian Stephens (4-0)
Lyman Good (15-3)
Adam Stroup (5-1)
Eddie Gordon (6-1)
Nordine Taleb (8-2)
Jake Heun (6-3)
Hector Urbina (16-8)
Mike King (5-0)
Matt Van Buren (6-2)
Tyler King (7-1)
Bojan Velickovic (8-2)
Dhiego Lima (8-1)
Daniel Vizcaya (7-2)
Adrian Miles (14-5)
Patrick Walsh (4-1)
Tyler Minton (5-1)
Tim Williams (8-1)
Todd Monaghan (8-2)
Roger Zapata (5-1)
Cody Mumma (5-1)


The Ultimate Fighter®: Team Edgar vs. Team Penn
will run for 13 weeks in its regularly scheduled timeslot of 10 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1. Each episode’s winners will advance in the single-elimination tournament, which will culminate in a three-hour finale, live from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on Sunday, July 6.

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