Jim Wallhead, who owns 29 wins in his career, will finally compete inside the Octagon.
Wallhead will take on Jessin Ayari at UFC Fight Night 93 this September from Hamburg, Germany. He replaces Emil Meek in the bout.
“Judo” owns a career mark of 29-9, including four straight wins. He has competed for both Bellator MMA and Cage Warriors, along with BAMMA, during his run.
Ayari (15-3) is set to make his UFC debut as well that night.
UFC Fight Night 93 takes place September 3 and airs entirely on UFC Fight Pass. Josh Barnett vs. Andrei Arlovski is the headliner.