After early ‘TUF’ exit, Ben Wall returns, meets Alex Garcia at UFC Fight Night 33

Ben Wall‘s dream of a second chance with the UFC has come to fruition.

Wall (7-0-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC), who was eliminated early on “The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes,” has signed a three-fight deal with the UFC, his manager, Wade Hampel, told MMAjunkie.

Although he didn’t divulge the fighter’s debut date, the Australian’s signing comes the week before the UFC hosts “UFC Fight Night 33: Hunt vs. Silva” at Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Queensland, Australia. According to, Wall has agreed to step in for welterweight Andreas Stahl (9-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) and will fight welterweight Alex Garcia (10-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) at the show.