Two big announcements for The Ultimate Fighter 15 finale were released today. First off, the UFC announced that the TUF 15 finale will now officially be held at “The Pearl” in the Palms Casino, in Las Vegas. The event is scheduled for June 1st, 2012.

The card will be featuring a five-round main event welterweight match-up between Jake Ellenberger and Martin Kampmann. But, even the bigger news comes via UFC president Dana White, who released this statement earlier today as well;

“The welterweight division is stacked and Jake Ellenberger and Martin Kampmann are going to fight for the chance to earn a title shot. They will headline the season finale of TUF Live on FX to crown the next Ultimate Fighter. There’s a lot at stake for the guys competing on this card at the Palms.”

No further match ups have been announced as of yet, but be sure to check back for all news regarding the TUF 15 finale.