Carlo Prater, who defeated Erick Silva via disqualification in his UFC debut, has been released by the promotion.

MMA Opinion first reported the release of Prater, who went 1-2 in his UFC career.

Prater (30-12-1) was being pounded on by Silva when the referee stepped in and saved the fighter from any further damage. However, it was announced that Silva had been disqualified for illegal strikes to the back of the head, giving Prater the win.

After that, Prater was defeated by TJ Grant and Marcus LeVesseur.