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Premiering June 1st: Raposo, Lachinov Highlight Season 29 of TUF

Travis Lizotte "Full Contact Writer"

Throw the left over Hot Dogs and Hamburgers in the microwave and fire up the old smart device; The Ultimate Fighter is back Tuesday night at 9 pm on ESPN+. And if that isn't enough New England MMA fans; two of our very own will be competing for their shot as Season 29 welcomes Bantamweights and Middleweights to the desert for one shot at becoming; The Ultimate Fighter. For New England MMA hopefuls; Mitch Raposo (5-0, Bantamweight, Regiment Training Center) and Kemran "Killa Kem" Lachinov (10-3, Team Link Springfield) this opportunity comes knocking at vastly different times in their careers. But an opportunity to showcase their skills in front of Dana White and catch the eyes of MMA fans worldwide, was one neither could afford to pass up.

The Return of The Ultimate Fighter: Season 29, pits Coaches; UFC Featherweight Champion Alexander "The Great" Volkanovski (22-1) and Title Challenger Brian "T-City" Ortega (15-1) as they host the auditions of Bantamweight prospects; Joshua Rettinghouse