Jun 22, 2012; Atlantic City, NJ, USA; Ross Pearson before a featherweight bout against Cub Swanson (not pictured) during UFC on FX at Revel Resort and Casino. Cub Swanson won the fight by technical knockout in the second round. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-US PRESSWIRE

Sotiropoulos & Pearson announced as TUF-Australia vs UK coaches

George Sotiropoulos & Ross Pearson have been announced as the coaches for the upcoming Australia vs UK-The Ultimate Fighter series named ‘The Smashes’.

The  series begins filming tomorrow in Sydney, Australia.

“The coaches are Ross Pearson and George Sotiropoulos,” said UFC president Dana White. He also noted, “They will fight at the end of it.”

Both Australia’s, Sotiropoulos and England’s, Ross Pearson are TUF alums themself. Sotiropoulos featured in season 6 while Pearson was the winner of season 9.

No dates have been set as yet for the TUF ‘Finale’ which is expected to take place in the Australian Summer while the cast of the show, which has been selected, hasn’t been made available as yet.

Tags: George Sotiropoulos Ross Pearson TUF 'Smashes' TUF-Australia Vs UK

comments powered by Disqus