The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale has added two bouts to their November 30 lineup. In the first pairing, a pair of UFC newcomers will meet as Jared Rosholt meets Walter Harris in a heavyweight tilt while featherweights Akira Corassani and Maximo Blanco will also square off in Las Vegas. UFC officials confirmed both bouts recently.
Rosholt versus Harris will pair two intriguing heavyweight prospects together in their Octagon debuts as the former Oklahoma State Cowboy takes on the former Jacksonville State basketball player. In the second pairing, Akira Corassani and Maximo Blanco will face off in an effort to gain a foothold in the UFC’s featherweight division.
The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale will take place November 30 at the Mandalay Bay Event Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event will be headlined by a UFC flyweight title fight between champion Demetrious Johnson and Joseph Benavidez. The FS1 card will also feature the finals for TUF 18′s women’s and men’s bantamweight tournaments. The show will air live on FOX Sports 1. More bouts will be announced in the coming weeks.