Piotr Hallman signs with UFC and makes his debut against Francisco Trinaldo at UFC Fight Night in Brazil

A lightweight bout has been added to UFC Fight Night in Brazil as Piotr Hallman will make his UFC debut against Francisco Trinaldo.

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The UFC has not officially announced the bout at this time but Hallman confirmed the fight on Twitter.

UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Bader will come from Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil on September 4th and will be headlined by a five round light heavyweight bout as Glover Teixeira facing Ryan Bader.

Hallman (13-1) is currently on a nine fight winning streak with eight of those victories coming by stoppage and four of those wins have come in the first round. His last fight took place at the end of April and defeated Juha-Pekka Vainikainen by decision.

Trinaldo (13-2) is a TUF Brazil alum and has won three of his four official fights in the UFC. After losing to Gleison Tibau at UFC 153, he has won back to back fights with both wins coming by arm triangle choke submission and the most recent victory coming in May against Mike Rio.

The current UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs. Bader fight card is below:

Glover Teixeira (21-2) vs. Ryan Bader (15-3)
Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (18-3, 1NC) vs. Yushin Okami (30-7)
Joseph Benavidez (18-3) vs. Jussier Formiga (15-2)
Rafael Natal (16-4-1) vs. Tor Troeng (16-4-1)
Marcos Vinicius (20-4-1) vs. Ali Bagautinov (10-2)
Hugo Viana (7-1) vs. Johnny Bedford (19-10-1)
Felipe Arantes (15-4-1, 2NC) vs. Sam Sicilia (11-3)
Keith Wisniewski (28-14-1) vs. Marcelo Guimaraes (8-1-1)
Lucas Martins (13-1) vs. Ramiro Hernandez (13-4)
Sean Spencer (9-2) vs. Yuri Villefort (6-2)
Kenny Robertson (12-3) vs. Joao Zeferino (13-5)
Piotr Hallman (13-1) vs. Francisco Trinaldo (13-2)