Jason High vs. James Head set for UFC Fight Night in Indianapolis

A welterweight bout has been added to UFC Fight Night in Indianapolis on August 28th as Jason High will meet James Head. FS1 #2

UFC officials announced the fight booking overnight and this fight completes the 13 fight card.

UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Kampmann II will come from the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis on August 28th and will be headlined by a welterweight bout as former interim UFC welterweight champion Carlos Condit faces Martin Kampmann.

Head (9-3) was originally scheduled to face Bobby Voelker on this card but Voelker was recently moved to the UFC of FOX 8 card to face Robbie Lawler. Head has gone 2-2 in the UFC and both of his wins in the promotion have come as a welterweight. He is coming off a first round TKO victory to Mike Pyle at The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale and both of his UFC defeats have come by stoppage.

High (16-4) returned to the UFC earlier this year at UFC on FUEL TV 10 and was defeated by Erick Silva in the first round by submission. The defeat snapped a seven fight winning streak and it was his first defeat since 2010.

The current UFC Fight Night: Condit vs. Kampmann II card is below:

Carlos Condit (28-7) vs. Martin Kampmann (20-6)
Donald Cerrone (20-5, 1NC) vs. Rafael Dos Anjos (19-6)
Kelvin Gastelum (6-0) vs. Paulo Thiago (15-5)
Sara McMann (7-0) vs. Sarah Kaufman (16-2)
Robert Whittaker (11-2) vs. Court McGee (14-3)
Brad Tavares (10-1) vs. Bubba McDaniel (21-6)
Takeya Mizugaki (17-7-2) vs. Erik Perez (13-4)
Dylan Andrews (16-4) vs. Papy Abedi (9-2)
Justin Edwards (8-2) vs. Brandon Thatch (9-1)
James Head (9-3) vs. Jason High (16-4)
Darren Elkins (16-3) vs. Hatsu Hioki (26-6-2)
Ben Alloway (13-4) vs. Zak Cummings (15-3)
Roger Bowling (11-4) vs. Abel Trujillo (10-5)