With the eleventh season of The Ultimate Fighter quickly approaching and a March 31 premiere date to look forward to, fighters expected to appear on the show have slowly and diligently been drawn to the surface.
FiveOuncesofPain.com has recently been able to confirm that Costa Phillipou is expected to take part in the upcoming eleventh season of The Ultimate Fighter as one of twenty-eight participants through several sources close to the situation.
Training out of Team Serra Longo in New York, Philippou has notched a professional MMA record of of 5-1, with the lone defeat coming in Constantinos’ fighting debut at the hands of 10-1 heavyweight/light heavyweight, Ricardo Romero. Philippou’s most recent outing was an impressive decision victory over the 8-1 Victor O’Donnell, who FiveOuncesofPain.com was also able to recently confirm as a participant of the upcoming eleventh season of the Ultimate Fighter.
Phillipou joins Chris Camozzi, Kyacey Uscola, Kyle Noke, Victor O’Donnell, Cleburn Walker, Warren Thompson, Charles Blanchard, Charley Lynch and Kris McCray as middleweights FiveOuncesofPain.com has recently been able to pin down as participants for the upcoming installment of The Ultimate Fighter.
Season 11 of the Ultimate Fighter will feature the middleweights and is set to debut on March 31, 2010 on Spike TV. TUF 11 will feature coaches Chuck Liddell and Tito Ortiz, who are expected to fight for a third time upon completion of the season.