A welterweight division attraction has been added to UFC Fight Night: Hall vs. Silva as Jason Witt faces Cole Williams.
MMA Junkie first reported the bout.
Witt (17-6-0) is winless thus far under the UFC banner, dropping a bout to Takashi Sato at UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Hooker. Witt hasn’t picked up a victory in almost a year, as his last win came over Zak Bucia at Fight Alliance Championship 2 in February of 2020. Witt has competed 23 times as a professional MMA fighter and just six of those bouts went the distance.
Williams (11-2-0) is also winless thus far in his UFC journey, dropping a bout to Claudio Henrique Da Silva at UFC Fight Night Newark. Williams hasn’t earned a win in over two years, with his last victory coming in September of 2018. Williams is also competing for the first time in over a year, as his last bout happened in August of 2019.
UFC Fight Night: Hall vs. Silva takes place on Saturday, October 31 from a location to be announced with Uriah Hall and Anderson Silva headlining. Fightful is providing live coverage of the event, while broadcast plans have yet to be announced.