The Ultimate Fighter 27 Cast: Full List Of Fighters

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This weekend, the latest cast of The Ultimate Fighter was released with undefeated fighters in the lightweight and featherweight divisions making up the cast for the long-running UFC reality show.

The season will also be coached two champions — heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier — before they face off UFC 226 on July 7 in Las Vegas.

Allan Zuniga holds the most impressive record entering the competition, with a 13-0 mark.

Miocic’s teammate at Strong Style MMA in Ohio, John Gunther, is the oldest member of the cast.

The least experienced fighter is 3-01 Richie Smullen, who is a teammate of Conor McGregor’s at SBG Ireland.

The full TUF 27 cast list can be seen below:

Lightweight

  • Thailand Clark – 7-0 | 28 | Fort Worth, Texas
  • Joe Giannetti – 6-0 | 22 | Norwell, Mass.
  • John Gunther – 6-0 | 32 | Cleveland, Ohio
  • José Martinez Jr.– 4-0 | 27 | Lorain, Ohio
  • Luis Peña – 4-0 | 24 | Hillsboro, Miss. by way of Naples, Italy
  • Richie Smullen – 3-0-1 | 26 | Arklow, Ireland
  • Mike Trizano – 6-0 | 25 | Ramsey, N.J.
  • Allan Zuniga – 13-0 | 25 | San Miguel, Costa Rica

Featherweight

  • Jay Cucciniello – 8-0 | 31 | Malaga, Spain by way of Dublin, Ireland
  • Tyler Diamond – 9-0 | 26 | Oroville, Calif.
  • Brad Katona – 6-0 | 25 | Dublin, Ireland by way of Winnipeg, Canada
  • Bryce Mitchell – 9-0 | 23 | Cabot, Ark.
  • Suman Mokhtarian – 8-0 | 25 | Sydney, Australia
  • Dulani Perry – 4-0 | 31 | Houston, Texas
  • Kyler Phillips – 5-0 | 22 | Surprise, Ariz.
  • Ricky Steele – 5-0 | 29 | Boise, Ida.
CAMPUSSPORTS Writer
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