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Tuesday 6 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# The Ultimate Fighter

All time
# opportunity knocks
Ireland's Aisling Daly to compete in American reality TV show in search of next female UFC champion
The 26-year-old Dubliner is set to feature in The Ultimate Fighter.
# Combat Sports
Pendred seals UFC deal to join growing Irish contingent on Dublin card
The highly-rated 26-year-old will take on Mike King at the O2 Arena next month in the first of a ten-fight contract.
# Serving a porpoise
MMA fighter goes to wedding, saves a dolphin
Pretty standard stuff, really.
Pendred wins first ever TUF bout to advance to semi-final
The SBG fighter overcame Hector Urbina in episode two of the TV show, which aired in Ireland last night.
Pendred ready to show what he's made of after getting bye into TUF house
Season 19 of the MMA TV show began last night and featured two Irish fighters.
# Interview
'I was willing to do anything to get that UFC contract' - Pendred set for reality TV show
The highly-regarded MMA fighter has been named as one of the contestants on ‘The Ultimate Fighter’, which will air in April.
Irish duo Pendred and Fields set for UFC reality TV show
The Dublin pair will take part in the 19th season of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’.
Frustration forces Cathal Pendred to take the long way round to dream UFC deal
Cathal Pendred’s last win should have unlocked the door to the UFC. Instead he’s getting ready to try out for the new series of The Ultimate Fighter later this month.
Uncaged: Antrim fighter named in cast of the new series of 'The Ultimate Fighter'
As Norman Parke gets his big break, fight fans have a chance to support Irish MMA tonight, writes Brian Kirk.
# Octagon
Uncaged: It’s finals night for season 15 of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’
Poor ratings have dragged down TUF 15. Can Ellenberger and Kampmann save the day?
Un-caged: a look back at ‘The Ultimate Fighter’
The UFC’s subtly propagandistic talent show has been running for fourteen seasons and, in addition to winning hearts and minds, has served up some first-class fighting.