Announced for the UFC Fight Night 50 event from Ledyard, Connecticut are John Moraga vs. Justin Scoggins and Ian Entwistle vs. Dustin Kimura.
Moraga (14-3) has scored three wins in five UFC fights, including wins over Dustin Ortiz, current contender Chris Cariaso and Ulysses Gomez. Scoggins (9-1) has won two of three since signing with the promotion, downing Will Campuzano and Richie Vaculik.
Entwistle (8-2) suffered a TKO loss to Dan Hooker earlier this year in his Octagon debut, while Kimura (11-2) has split his four appearances.
Set for UFC 178 will be Manny Gamburyan and Cody Gibson in a bantamweight affair. That card takes place September 27 from Las Vegas.
Gamburyan (13-8) is just 4-6 with the UFC, while Gibson (12-4) holds a 1-1 mark. Gamburyan is a former Ultimate Fighter finalist. Gibson defeated Johnny Bedford recently to score his first Octagon win.
Below is the current UFC Fight Night 50 lineup:
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
Middleweight: Chris Camozzi vs. Rafael Natal
Lightweight: Al Iaquinta vs. Rodrigo Damm
Bantamweight: Ian Entwistle vs. Dustin Kimura
Flyweight: John Moraga vs. Justin Scoggins
Below is the current UFC 178 lineup:
UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
Jon Jones (c) vs. Daniel Cormier
Bantamweight: Dominick Cruz vs. Takeya Mizugaki
Middleweight: Tim Kennedy vs. Yoel Romero
Featherweight: Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier
Female Bantamweight: Cat Zingano vs. Amanda Nunes
Welterweight: John Howard vs. Brian Ebersole
Welterweight: Patrick Cote vs. Stephen Thompson
Lightweight: Bobby Green vs. Jorge Masvidal
Lightweight: Kevin Lee vs. Jon Tuck
Bantamweight: Manny Gamburyan vs. Cody Gibson
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