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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (July 7th, 2014) – The post-fight mayhem might’ve taken more out of Rob Font than the fight itself.
Within moments of his breakthrough win Saturday over George Roop at UFC 175 in Las Vegas, Font went from little-known regional standout to the talk of mixed martial arts, an overnight social media celebrity born from the impact of the fateful, overhand right that sent two careers spiraling in different directions.
“Everything changed,” said Font, the reigning CES MMA featherweight champ from Boston who dominated his UFC debut this past weekend with a first-round knockout win.
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Tateki Matsuda (9-4 MMA, 3-0 UFC) joined Team CES after a pair of back-to-back split decision losses. Since then, he has gone 2-0 including a first round submission vs. Robbie Leroux on national television to kick of the CES debut on AXS TV.
Since that submission, Matsuda has earned himself an UFC contract with his first bout being this upcoming Friday!