LAS VEGAS “The Ultimate Fighter” has returned for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are undefeated heading into the show.MMAjunkie recently sat down with all 16 “TUF 27” cast members. Watch the video above to get to know lightweight Richie Smullen (3-0-1), a 26-year-old SBG Ireland fighter who admitted he’s likely getting opportunities because of another Irish fighter Conor McGregor though he plans to make the most of them.
“The Ultimate Fighter 27,” featuring UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier as coaches, airs Wednesdays at 10 p.m. ET (7 p.m. PT) on FS1.
- Meet ‘The Ultimate Fighter 27’ cast: Joe Giannetti on how wrestling, getting bullied brought him to MMAMeet ‘The Ultimate Fighter 27’ cast: John Gunther had Yosemite Sam as his MMA inspirationMeet ‘The Ultimate Fighter 27’ cast: Kyler Phillips started in jiu-jitsu when he was just 3Meet ‘The Ultimate Fighter 27’ cast: Brad Katona skipped on hockey in Canada in favorite of combat sportsMeet ‘The Ultimate Fighter 27’ cast: Dulani Perry, a trouble maker turned ‘Fight God’Meet ‘The Ultimate Fighter 27’ cast: Jose Martinez has arrived sooner than expected