UFC President Dana White moments ago made the announcement of the first ever season of “TUF: Latin America”. The coaches will be UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum.
White then stated Velasquez and Werdum will main event UFC 180 on November 15 at Arena México in Mexico City. No other matches have been announced for the card.
Velasquez last competed in October at UFC 166 defeating Junior Dos Santos in their trilogy fight and subsequently had shoulder surgery. Werdum competed ten days ago at UFC on Fox 11 defeating Travis Browne.
Filming will start for “TUF: Latin America” on the week of May 12 and will air the week of August 18.