MMA Junkie first reported the bout.
Johns (10-1-0) has won just one of two under the UFC banner with that lone win coming over Cole Smith at UFC Fight Night Vancouver. Johns also competed on Dana White’s Contender Series Season 3, Episode 2, defeating Richie Santiago by unanimous decision. Johns is a former LFA bantamweight champion, defeating Adrian Yanez at LFA 55 to win the gold.
Natividad (9-1-0) is making his UFC debut in this encounter and does so on the strength of a five-fight winning streak. Natividad also went undefeated as an amateur MMA fighter, which includes a win over fellow UFC fighter Kai Kamaka III. Natividad has competed 10 times as a professional MMA fighter and just three of those bouts went the distance.
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.