“The Ultimate Fighter 13: Team Lesnar vs. Team dos Santos” Sneak Peek (Video)

Written by Tom Ngo
March 24th, 2011

Lesnar Dos Santos TUF 13

“The Ultimate Fighter 13″ makes its highly anticipated debut next Wednesday on Spike TV. For you fanboys that can’t wait another second for the March 30th premiere, the UFC has released the first five minutes of the opening episode to help tide you over.

The latest edition of the popular reality series will pit Brock Lesnar’s hideous Celtic-green team against Junior dos Santos’ silver squad.

The two welterweight finalists will square off at “The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale” on June 4th. The winner takes home a six-figure UFC contract.

Please click the media player below to watch the five-minute opener:

Here are the athletes competing in this season’s tournament:

* Name: Nordin “Fist of Tangier” Asrih

Age: 32

Trains: Dusseldorf, Germany – Pride Gym

MMA record: 16-5-1

* Name: Shamar Bailey

Age: 28

Trains: Indianapolis, IN – Integrated Fighting Systems

MMA record: 10-3

* Name: Len “The Liger” Bentley

Age: 27

Trains: Olympia, WA – Victory Athletics

MMA record: 9-4-0

* Name: Michael “Mick” Bowman

Age: 26

Trains: Liverpool, England – Wolfslair

MMA record: 7-2-0

* Name: Keon “The Black Assassin” Caldwell

Age: 26

Trains: Moultrie, GA – Team Reality

MMA record: 8-1

* Name: Chris “C-Murder” Cope

Age: 28

Trains: San Diego, CA – Arena MMA

MMA record: 4-1

* Name: Zachary Davis

Age: 26

Trains: Rockville, MD – Evolve / Team Lloyd Irvin

MMA record: 4-1-0

* Name: Anthony “El Cucuy” Ferguson

Age: 26

Trains: Ventura, CA – Knuckleheadz Boxing

MMA record: 10-2-0

* Name: Clay Harvison

Age: 30

Trains: Marietta, GA – X3 Sports

MMA record: 6-1-0

* Name: Myles “Fury” Jury

Age: 22

Trains: San Diego, CA – Victory

MMA record: 9-0

* Name: Ryan McGillivray

Age: 24

Trains: Edmonton, Alberta Canada – Legends Training Centre

MMA record: 11-4-1

* Name: Ramsey Nijem

Age: 22

Trains: Orem, UT – River Academy / The Pit

MMA record: 4-1-0

* Name: Charlie “Superstar” Rader

Age: 29

Trains: New Orleans, LA – Power MMA

MMA record: 16-5

* Name: Javier “Chunty Boy” Torres

Age: 25

Trains: Las Vegas, NV – Team Tompkins

MMA record: 3-0-0

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