It has been confirmed by the UFC that Uriah Hall will be replacing the injured Michael Bisping and will take on Robert Whitaker in a middleweight bout at UFC 193 in Melbourne Australia November 15th.This event will be taking place at the Etihad Stadium and is headlined by Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey who is set to defend her belt against the undefeated Holly Holm.
Uriah Hall has a MMA record of 12-5 and a UFC record 5-3. Hall also went 4-0 while on The Ultimate Fighter Season 17 reality show. He has won three out of his last four fights in the UFC. Hall is coming off of one of the biggest wins of his career as he defeated Gegard Mousasi via TKO flying knee and punches in Round 2 at UFC Fight Night Japan just shy of a week ago.
The TUF Smashes welterweight winner Robert Whitaker has a MMA record of 14-4 and UFC record of 5-2. He has also won three out of his last fours fights. Whitaker’s latest fight was a win against Brad Tavares via KO in round 1 at UFC Fight Night 65 this past may.