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The full cast for The Ultimate Fighter Latin America 3 has finally been revealed.

Coaches Chuck Liddell and Forrest Griffin will each be joined by three additional coaches and eight athletes. This is the first time two Hall-of-Fame coaches will be participating in the series.

The season began filming in May of this year, and will begin to air on UFC Fight Pass Aug 20 for the U.S. Market.

The season is being filmed in Buenos Aires and features fighters from Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru and Venezuela.

Full list of coaches are:


  • Iván Ibérico, Lima, Peru
  • Raúl Salas, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Mike Valle, Chicago, Illinois


  • Raúl Arvizu, Tijuana, Mexico
  • Eduardo Duarte, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Francisco Grasso, Guadalajara, Mexico

Full list of athletes are:

(Name, record, age and hometown listed)

  • John Bedoya (5-0-0), 25, Bogota, Colombia
  • Martin Bravo (11-0-0), 22, Rosarito, Mexico
  • Yasser Castillo (5-1-0), 32, Nagarote, Nicaragua
  • Santiago Cárdenas (4-2-0), 30, Castro, Chile
  • Ilianovich Chalo (11-0-0), 34, Maracay, Venezuela
  • José David Flores (5-1-1), 30, Santa Cruz, Bolivia
  • Javier Ganin (10-5-0),30, Mar del Plata, Argentina
  • Alejandro Martínez (11-1-0), 25, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
  • Claudio Puelles (7-1-0), 20, Lima, Peru
  • Fabian Quintanar (13-2-0), 29, Tijuana, Mexico
  • Leonardo Rodríguez (11-2-1), 31, Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico
  • Marcelo Rojo (13-4-0), 28, Cordoba, Argentina
  • Pablo Sabori (5-0), 24, San Luis Río Colorado, México
  • Juan Villaseca (5-0-0), 24, Talagante Chile
  • Miguel Villegas (3-1-0), 21, Tijuana, Mexico
  • Walter Zamora (9-2-0), 26, San Jose, Costa Rica

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