Lorenzo Fertitta: UFC Set to Bring “The Ultimate Fighter” to Sao Paulo in 2012

The UFC are planning to take “The Ultimate Fighter” reality show on the road to Sao Paulo, Brazil, after the recent success of UFC 134, with the promotions co-owner Lorenzo Fertitta revealing there is countless talent set to be revealed.

Lorenzo Fertitta, sepaking via Tatame Magazine, said:

“We underestimated how popular it was here,” he said. “If we could do it again, we would do it in a big soccer stadium, you know? But when we put the tickets on sale, we really didn’t know. But it’s been amazing the amount of support, it’s unbelievable.”

“We’re working on that, we’re really close to get something done, we think it’s gonna be very successful – a Brazilian Ultimate Fighter, all Brazilian fighters. One thing that is great about this country is that you have so many great fighters, finding talents is easy. There are some many good kids.”

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