The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 Strawweight Women Tryouts Set for April in Las Vegas
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 03.18.2014
The first all-women series of TUF...
The UFC officially announced today that the tryouts for the upcoming first all-women series of The Ultimate Fighter will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada on Monday, April 28. The teams this season will be coached by UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and top contender Gilbert Melendez.
The upcoming season will not only be the first all-women season of The Ultimate Fighter, but it will also crown the inaugural UFC women's strawweight champion. Women in the 115-pound division will be able to attend the official tryouts in Las Vegas . Candidates must be female, between the ages of 21 and 34 years of age, have the legal ability to live and work in the US and have MMA fight experience with a verifiable winning record.
The tryouts will be held at the Palace Station Hotel, 2411 West Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada 89102. Registration will begin at 8AM PT. UFC will be having candidates grappling and hitting pads.
As the UFC has already signed 11 women to compete for this season, they will be looking for their five remaining candidates for this season at the tryouts.