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Chris Beal Replaces Dustin Kimura At UFC Fight Night 50

Andrew Ravens

UFC Fight Night 50

Dustin Kimura (11-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) was suppose to fight Tateki Matsuda (10-5, 0-0 UFC) in a bantamweight bout on the preliminary card of UFC Fight Night 50, but Kimura had to pull out of that fight due to injury. Now, Chris Beal (9-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will now meet Tateki Matsuda at the event.

UFC Fight Night 50 takes place Sept. 5 at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Ledyard, Conn. The headline fight will be Gegard Mousasi vs. Ronaldo Souza and the co-main event will be Alistair Overeem vs. Ben Rothwell.

The majority of UFC Fight Night 50 card is expected to air on FOX Sports 1 following a few prelims on UFC Fight Pass.

Down below is how the current card looks like:

MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 9 p.m. ET)
Gegard Mousasi vs. Ronaldo Souza
Alistair Overeem vs. Ben Rothwell
Derrick Lewis vs. Matt Mitrione
Michael Chiesa vs. Joe Lauzon
Nik Lentz vs. Charles Oliveira
John Moraga vs. Justin Scoggins

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 1, 7 p.m. ET)
Rodrigo Damm vs. Al Iaquinta
Chris Camozzi vs. Rafael Natal
Chris Beal vs. Tateki Matsuda
Andre Fili vs. Sean Soriano


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