A heavyweight bout has been added to The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale as Jared Rosholt will meet Walter Harris and this will be the UFC debut for both fighters.
The UFC recently made the fight official after Rosholt had tweeted that he had signed a contract with the UFC.
The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale will take place on November 30th from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas and will be headlined by Demetrious Johnson defending the UFC flyweight title against Joseph Benavidez.
Rosholt (8-1) made his professional MMA debut in 2011 after begin a college wrestler at Oklahoma State University. After being defeated in his fifth bout, he has won four straight fights and this will be his fifth fight of 2013.
Harris (6-1) is a former college basketball player at Jacksonville State University and turned to MMA in 2011. He has won his last five fights and all of those wons have come by TKO/KO in the first round.
The current fight card for The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale is below.
Demetrious Johnson (18-2-1) vs. Joseph Benavidez (19-3)
TBA vs. TBA – TUF 18 men’s tournament final
TBA vs. TBA – TUF 18 women’s tournament final
Nate Diaz (16-9) vs. Gray Maynard (11-2-1, 1NC)
Jared Rosholt (8-1) vs. Walter Harris (6-1)