The Ultimate fighters has been airing on Television for 13 years now and has completed 27 seasons and heading to it’s 28th this August and reports are that this could perhaps be the last season for the longest running MMA reality TV series. The Ultimate Fighter was regarded as instrumental to the survival and expansion of the UFC and mixed martial arts into the mainstream. Many current and past UFC fighters are alumni of the show, with some competitors going on to become coaches in future seasons. The show has undergone multiple format changes since its inception, including the introduction of the wildcard bout. Many winners have gone on to compete for UFC championships with some becoming UFC champions.
According to Zillow, The house where the UFC reality TV show is in Las Vegas and is on for sale for a reported price of $4,999,000.
From the official Zillow description:
Once family home of legendary casino owner, this timeless estate is privately gated w/resort-style grounds. The residence of Hollywood legends, home is in motion picture heading to theaters & currently airing weekly on reality show about professional fighting. This Luxurious property includes 9 bedrooms, home theater, 8 car garage, & 2 bedroom guest house. Gated pool/spa/waterfall & at 10,000 sq ft, this dream home is perfect for entertaining.
Though the listing doesn’t exactly say as much, it could indicate that the UFC may be moving on, as company president Dana White has said that TUF might not survive the promotion’s move to ESPN networks in 2019.
“We don’t know yet (if TUF will survive). We’re coming up on the last season of The Ultimate Fighter (on Fox), we don’t know. It might be the last one,” White said at the UFC Fight Night 130 ceremonial weigh-in. “Thirteen years The Ultimate Fighter has gone. It’s incredible.”