Well I think the UFC is gonna continue the single weightclass TUF seasons from here on out. So yeah, it's gonna be 16 Welterweights.
As far as these fighters going to Pride, I'm pretty sure it's be said by Dana White and - probably Lorenzo Fertita too - but I'm pretty they said all fighters were gonna be used whereever they (White and Fertita) see fit.
Meaning, yeah, they could fight in Pride. But I'm pretty sure UFC and Pride are just gonna run as seperate shows, but essentially will be the same thing. Same weightclasses, probably rules too, and hopefully will let fighters fight whereever they want to at the time.
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