The Ultimate Fighter
Season 17

Season 17

1. The Ultimate Fighter 17: Ep 1 "Enter the Octagon"

Jan 23, 2013 Season Only
Twenty-eight middleweights arrive in Las Vegas with their friends & family for a shot at a UFC contract. UFC President Dana White brings in coaches Chael Sonnen and UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon "Bones" Jones to evaluate the winners of 14 Elimination Fights. Teams are chosen, one coach receives unsolicited advice, and the first Preliminary Fight is announced.
Season Only

2. The Ultimate Fighter 17: Ep 2 "Ambush"

Jan 30, 2013
14 victorious middleweights move into the house, and training begins. Gilbert Smith gets emotional after his team shows serious doubts about his readiness. Then Smith faces Luke Barnatt in the first preliminary fight.