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The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 to Feature Heavyweights and Middleweights
The upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 will feature heavyweight and middleweight competitors. Rivals Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva serve as opposing coaches.
Filming is set to begin on Jan. 12 with TUF: Brazil 3 airing from March to May in Brazil on Globo and on UFC Fight Pass for the rest of the world.
Source: MMA Fighting

Thiago Meller vs Dave Courchaine set for Main event for first edition of the Latin America XFC series
Thiago Meller will face Dave Courchaine in the main event of the first Latin America XFC Series on Feb. 8. Meller is riding a four-fight winning streak and boasts an 18-5 overall record. Courchaine rebounded nicely from a loss to Luis Santos at XFC 24 by knocking out Alex Trevino at XFC 27.
Courchaine will be the first XFC North American fighter to head south as the promotion looks to expand its international presence.

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Kyle is a recent graduate of Aurora University, where he obtained a Bachelor's in Communications. Kyle resides in Illinois, just outside of Chicago. He played baseball and football in both high school and college, but is now focusing on an amateur MMA career.