spoiler: which contender will return?

spoiler: which contender will return?
Previews for next week’s episode of The Contender revealed that one boxer will leave and another will return, after being voted back by the remaining contenders. So who will return, and why will one leave? Highlight the following if you want to know:

Sources tell reality blurred that one boxer will break his wrist, injuring himself so severely that he has to leave. The boxer who will take his place is apparently Peter Manfredo, the previously undefeated boxer who was eliminated in the first episode. And having been given a second life on the show, Manfredo–known as “The Pride of Providence”–will apparently last well into the competition.

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Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.