Source | MMAJunkiestaff
The return of “The Ultimate Fighter” to Brazil officially has its coaches set.
As previously reported, Brazilian veterans Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (34-7-1 MMA, 5-3 UFC) and Fabricio Werdum (16-5-1 MMA, 4-2 UFC) will serve as coaches on the second season of “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil.” UFC
UFC officials on Tuesday announced the two fighters will square off as coaches on the reality show before squaring off in the octagon following the season.
“TUF: Brazil 2,” which is expected to feature welterweight fighters, will begin filming in early 2013 with an expected debut of next March. Earlier this month, more than 300 hopefuls attended an open tryout to get on the show following UFC 153 in Rio de Janeiro.