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Dana White: There is a contestant on TUF 20 who is the next Ronda Rousey

Oh boy, here we go...


Don't feel bad for Dana White, he does it to himself.

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president is also a promoter, so of course every season of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) will be THE BEST EVER and undoubtedly produce THE NEXT [insert dominant champion here].

The one who fans will never let him live down is Philippe Nover, as "Super" was branded "a young Georges St. Pierre," prior to passing out a bunch of times, losing three in a row, and getting booted way back in 2010. So you can understand if there are reservations about TUF 20.

"I love this season of The Ultimate Fighter, it's way better than the last season of The Ultimate Fighter," White told reporters at the UFC 177 media scrum (watch it). "The reality is great, but the fights are fucking awesome, and that's all I really care about. Everybody is going to be happy. You guys are going to be blown away. There's a Ronda Rousey on this season of The Ultimate Fighter, absolutely."

Uh huh.

TUF 20 features 16 of the world's top female strawweight prospects, who recently wrapped filming in Las Vegas, Nevada (see the full cast here). In addition, TUF 20 features head coaches Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez, who will battle for "Showtime's" belt at UFC 181 on Dec. 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada (details).

Episode one of TUF 20 airs Weds., Sept. 10 at 10 p.m. ET.

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