Voelker Plucked From Fight Night; Head Left Hanging
updated July 11
Welterweight James Head awaits a new assignment for his August 28 bout, as planned opponent Bobby Voelker has been called in to replace an injured fighter in Seattle on short notice.
Alloway vs. Cummings Added to Indy Card
updated June 17
A pair of TUF veterans will do battle in Indianapolis, as TUF Smashes standout Benny "Blanco" Alloway will take on Zak Cummings. Cummings, who missed out on competing on the TUF 17 Finale card due to injury, will make his UFC debut against the hard-hitting Aussie Alloway.
Cowboy Gets Co-Main Slot on FOX Sports 1
Updated June 5
Viewers of FOX Sports 1's Indianapolis fight night are in for a scrap as 6th-ranked lightweight contender Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone will face 10th-ranked Rafael Dos Anjos in the co-main event.
The event has also booked two welterweight fights showcasing three TUF alumni. TUF Smashes winner Robert Whittaker will look to follow his spectacular knockout of TUF 16 winner Colton Smith with a similar performance against TUF 11 winner Court McGee on August 28. Plus, TUF 13's Justin Edwards will try to snap the eight-fight win streak of 9-1 Octagon newcomer Brandon Thatch.
Sara vs. Sarah Among Indy Additions
updated June 4
The FOX Sports 1 event slated for Indianapolis has added a handful of bouts to its burgeoning fight card.
Olympic medalist Sara McMann, one of the bantamweight division's fastest-rising stars, takes on former Strikeforce champion Sarah Kaufman, who is currently ranked #2.
Ultimate Fighter season 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum, a former bail bondsman, will drop to welterweight and take on dangerous veteran Paulo Thiago, a member of Brasilia's military police force. Hard-hitting welterweights James Head and ‘Vicious’ Bobby Voelker will also do work in the 170-pound division.
At middleweight, Bubba McDaniel, another graduate of TUF 17, will face TUF 11 alum Brad Tavares
Kampmann vs. Condit 2 Gets Main Event Billing
updated May 31
Former interim UFC welterweight champion Carlos "The Natural Born Killer" Condit will look to avenge his 2009 spilt decision loss to Martin "The Hitman" Kampmann.
The rematch between top welterweights will be the five- round main event at the second fight night airing on FOX Sports 1 on August 28.
Tickets for the event go on sale June 14.