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"The Real Deal"


Chris Beal

"The Real Deal" Chris Beal

Fighter Details

  • Given Name: Christopher Mario Beal
  • Pro MMA Record: 10-6-0 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Real Deal
  • Current Streak: 6 Losses
  • Age: 34 | Date of Birth: 1985.08.06
  • Last Fight: April 21, 2018 in CXF
  • Weight Class: Bantamweight | Last Weigh-In: 135.3 lbs
  • Affiliation: Knuckleheadz Boxing
  • Height: 5'7" (170cm) | Reach: 69.0" (175cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $50,000 USD
  • Born: Brooklyn, United States
  • Fighting out of: Ventura, California
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Chris Beal Wiki Update Wiki

Chris Beal is a cancer survivor.  He was a contestant on TUF 18. In his fight to get into the house he faced Sirwan Kakai. He ended up winning a decision to get into the house and Ronda Rousey selected him as her first male pick . In Episode 3, Beal was picked to fight Chris Holdsworth because he injured his hand in his last fight. He ended up losing to Holdsworth by submission in the first round.

At UFC 172: Jones vs. Teixeira, on 26 April, 2014, Beal fought Patrick Williams. Beal won via KO (Flying Knee) at 1:51 in Round 2.

At UFC Fight Night 50: Jacare vs. Mousasi 2, Beal continued his perfect record with a unanimous decision victory over Tateki "Tech" Matsuda, on 5 September, 2014.

Beal would face his toughest opponent to date when he entered the octagon against Neil Seery, at UFC on FOX 14: Gustafsson vs. Johnson. Beal would suffer his first lose of his career when the judges awarded Seery a Unanimous Decision victory.

The Ultimate Fighter: Team Rousey vs. Team Tate

Episode 1 Beal def. Sirwan Kakai by Unanimous Decision

Episode 3 Chris Holdsworth def. Beal by Submission (guillotine choke) at 4:16 of Round 1

Last updated 03.14.2015, 6:35 AM ET
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