The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights Season 10Category: MMA
The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights is the tenth season of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) – produced reality television series The Ultimate Fighter being shown at Spike TV.
The show features two former UFC light-heavyweight champions, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Rashad Evans as the opposing coaches.
Former EliteXC fighter and internet sensation Kevin Ferguson AKA Kimbo Slice is arguably the show’s biggest draw.
Team Rashad fighters:
James McSweeney, Brendan Schaub, Justin Wren, Jon Madsen, Roy Nelson, Darrill Schoonover, Matt Mitrione, Mike Wessel
Team Rampage fighters:
Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson, Abe Wagner, Demico Rogers, Wes Sims, Scott Junk, Wes Shivers, Marcus Jones, Zak Jensen
It had its record-setting first episode on September 16, 2009 at Spike TV, following UFC Fight Night 19 which debuted with a whopping 4.1 million viewers. The series’ previous high was 2.8 million viewers, who tuned in for the The Ultimate Fighter 3 premiere in 2006.
The 4.1 million viewers (2.9 household rating) created the largest audience for a single “TUF” episode and a record for a season debut of any show in Spike TV history.
It was subsequently broken by TUF 10 Episode 3 featuring the highly-anticipated Kimbo Slice vs Roy Nelson fight hyped as “The Biggest Fight in Ultimate Fighter History” with the 5.3 million viewers (3.7 household rating).
You can watch Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights Season 10 episodes at the following links:
Episode 1: Size Does Matter
Episode 2: All About Survival
Episode 3: The Enemy
Episode 4: Snitch
Episode 5: Rude Awakening
Episode 6: 16 Sharks
Episode 7: Voices In My Head
Episode 8: One Soldier Left
Episode 9: Rattled
Episode 10: Gut Check
Episode 11: Demise Me
Episode 12: Battle Tested
The show will have its season finale on December 5, 2009.
It is hosted by UFC president Dana White and narrated by Mike Rowe.If you want to receive my latest posts, please subscribe to my full feed RSS or have them delivered through email. Just enter your email address below and hit the Subscribe button.