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Cody Garbrandt, T.J. Dillashaw to coach The Ultimate Fighter 25

UFC 207 photos Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC has picked the rival coaches for new season of The Ultimate Fighter.

The promotion announced on Sunday, that newly crowned bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt will coach season 25 of The Ultimate Fighter, along with his former teammate and now next challenger for the title T.J. Dillashaw.

The two bantamweights will coach a cast of welterweights who are former TUF winners or past contestants. The cast also includes one current fighter that’s on the UFC roster. This season of TUF is being labeled as The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption and it will premiere with a two-hour episode on Wednesday, April 19 at 10 p.m. ET. on FOX Sports 1.

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