According to the UFC the Australia vs UK "Smashes" TUF series will air on September 19th in Australia on FX.
The popular tv series will only be the 3rd to be broadcast outside of America, with recent ratings success in Brazil for their local TUF event. It has also been announced that India will host the next international TUF event.
"The Smashes" will comprise of eight lightweights and eight welterweights who will be split into teams of eight – four from each division – coached by UFC fighters George Sotiropoulos, of Australia, and Ross Pearson, of England. The two coaches will fight on the 14th December.
The full teams for the The Ultimate Fighter Australia vs. U.K include:
Colin Fletcher (8-1), 29, Sunderland (lightweight)
Norman Parke (16-2), 25, Bushmills, Northern Ireland (lightweight)
Michael Pastou (9-2), 30, Essex (lightweight)
Mike Wilkinson (7-0), 24, Leigh (lightweight)
Luke Newman (5-0), 22, London (welterweight)
Bola Omoyele (6-1), 30, London (welterweight)
Valentino Petrescu (12-2), 30, Essex (welterweight)
Brad Scott (8-1), 23, Melksham (welterweight)
Grant Blackler (8-0), 23, Sunshine Coast (lightweight)
Patrick Iodice (5-0), 19, GoldCoast (lightweight)
Richie Vaculik (9-1), 29, Sydney (lightweight)
Ben Wall (6-0-1), 23, Brisbane (lightweight)
Ben Alloway (12-3), 31, GoldCoast (welterweight)
Xavier Lucas (8-3-1), 31, Perth (welterweight)
Manuel Rodriguez (9-3), 27, Sydney (welterweight)
Robert Whitaker (9-2), 21, Sydney (welterweight)