Episode 1: Redemption Based on the theme of the show being redemption, fighters from various past seasons have returned to the show for a chance at $250,000 and another chance in the UFC. Coaching opposite each other are current UFC Bantamweight Champion Cody Garbrandt and former UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw. The two are former Team Alpha Male teammates and because of Dillashaw’s departure from the gym to train with former Team Alpha Male
Ted Czech talks about a picture going around about a confrontation between Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw.
The show starts out with Dana White talking about the background of Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber coaching teams representing Europe and the United States respectively. From the outlook there is a casual animosity between the two coaches which only entertains White, but in the meantime both coaches are entertained by the matches. The preliminary round will consist of 32 fighters who must compete and win in order to get into the house for their respective
“Filthy” Tom Lawlor is a very funny guy, but in no way is he a joke. The hilarious former TUF 8 competitor (you may remember him as the guy who knocked out his housemate on a dare.) is a seasoned veteran, an elite wrestler, and is known among UFC fans as “The King of The Walk-out”. After a 2 year hiatus from competitive fighting due to nagging injuries, the 3-time