Ward has been scheduled to face Galore Bofando in a welterweight contest at UFC Fight Night 113 in Glasgow, Scotland on July 16. The news was announced on Wednesday by the promotion.
Ward last fought in November at UFC Fight Night 99 in Belfast, Northern Ireland where he suffered a 53-second knockout to Abdul Razak Alhassan. The 36-year-old fighter is 3-2 in his professional fighting career and trains out of SBG Ireland. Meanwhile, his opponent, Bofando, last fought in February 2015 where he scored a technical knockout win over Kester Mamba at UCMMA 42. The British fighter is currently 4-2 in his MMA career.
A main event has yet to be announced so far for this card.