“Tournament of Champions” Year 4 is at last established at Food Community. The new batch of episodes will hearth up Sunday, Feb. 19 at 8 p.m.
The fourth time of the Man Fieri-hosted bracket-type cooking competition will include a “randomizer wild card” twist, which “progressively get more challenging and more challenging in every single spherical.” For the “Tournament of Champions” Period 4 finale on April 9, “Guy is pulling out the ultimate wild card by inviting a shock decide who is just one of the most highly regarded and revered chefs in the earth.”
Following 8 months and 31 grueling head-to-head battles, 1 chef from the 14-person lineup will gain the “Tournament of Champions” belt and a $100,000 money prize.
The chefs representing the East Coastline are: Eric Adjepong, Karen Akunowicz, Kelsey Barnard Clark, Maneet Chauhan, Leah Cohen, Madison Cowan, Tobias Dorzon, Graham Elliot, defending Tournament of Champions III winner Tiffani Faison, Darnell Ferguson, Jose Garces, Ilan Hall, Stephanie Izard, Christian Petroni, Britt Rescigno, and Jonathon Sawyer.
The West Coast chefs are: Carlos Anthony, Nate Appleman, Shirley Chung, Tiffany Derry, Elizabeth Falkner, Crista Luedtke, Mei Lin, Antonia Lofaso, Brian Malarkey, Shota Nakajima, Viet Pham, Joe Sasto, Tracey Shepos Chanami, Adam Sobel, Jet Tila,and Lee Anne Wong.
The rotating panel of visitor judges includes Michelle Bernstein, Scott Conant, Cat Cora, Rocco DiSpirito, Lorena Garcia,Alex Guarnaschelli, Nancy Silverton, Daniela Soto-Innes, Ming Tsai, Jonathan Waxman, Andrew Zimmern, as properly as “one of the most very regarded cooks to be exposed in the finale.”
The hourlong pre-time particular “Road to Tournament of Champions IV” will air Saturday, Feb. 11 at 11 p.m. on Meals Community.
“’Tournament of Champions’ is the most rigorous culinary competitiveness ever established. We have got solitary-elimination, sudden-death, head-to-head blind battles and judging,” Fieri explained. “But of class, just about every year we have gotta up the ante, so we made the competitiveness even more wild and unpredictable with the introduction of wild playing cards in every round. Get prepared for some major-time surprises!”
“’Tournament of Champions’ is consistently Food Network’s best-rated collection with nearly 11 million viewers at the edge-of-their-seats past period,” Betsy Ayala, senior vice president of programming and development at Foodstuff Community, reported. “This season will not disappoint. We have some of the most amazing competitors cooks to date, together with some extremely gifted clean new faces. Never hope to know who’s likely to gain due to the fact this season it’s certainly anyone’s game.”
“Tournament of Champions IV” is produced by Knuckle Sandwich and Lando Leisure for Food Community.