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UFC Fight Night 50 Card: Font-Beal Collide After Stunning Knockouts

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A pair of fighters coming off impressive Octagon debuts will compete at UFC Fight Night 50 this September, as Rob Font meets Chris Beal.

Set for September 5 from the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut, the event currently features Gegard Mousasi and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza in the main event.

Font (11-1) knocked out George Roop earlier this month, earning his ninth 10th straight victory. The win earned him a “Performance of the Night” bonus in his debut.

Beal (9-0) earned the call to the UFC, downing Patrick Williams with a flying knee that also scored him a “Performance” bonus. He was on The Ultimate Fighter with Ronda Rousey prior to signing with the UFC. Beal talked with FightLine recently about his victory over Williams and path to the promotion.

Below is the current list of fights for the night:

Middleweight: Gegard Mousasi vs. Ronaldo Souza

Heavyweight: Alistair Overeem vs. Ben Rothwell

Heavyweight: Matt Mitrione vs. Derrick Lewis

Featherweight: Nik Lentz vs. Charles Oliveira

Lightweight: Joe Lauzon vs. Michael Chiesa

Featherweight: Sean Soriano vs. Andre Fili

Bantamweight: Chris Beal vs. Rob Font

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