Mixed martial arts career
A native of Central Massachusetts, Font began training as an amateur in 2009 and compiled a record of 3-1 before making his professional debut in December 2011.
He compiled a record of 10-1 as a professional, competing for several regional promotions across his native New England before signing with the UFC in the spring of 2014.
Ultimate Fighting Championship
Font made his promotional debut against George Roop on July 5, 2014 at UFC 175. He won the fight via knockout in the first round. He also earned a Performance of the Night bonus.
For his next bout, Font was expected to face Chris Beal on September 5, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 50. However, Font pulled out of the bout citing an injury.
Font was expected to face Mitch Gagnon on October 4, 2014 at UFC Fight Night 54. Subsequently, Font pulled out of the fight the week of the event and was replaced by Roman Salazar.
Font was expected to face Chris Williams on January 17, 2016 at UFC Fight Night 81. Subsequently, Williams was forced out of the fight due to injury and replaced by Joey Gomez. He won the fight by TKO in the second round.
Font next faced John Lineker on May 14, 2016 at UFC 198. He lost the fight via unanimous decision.
Font was expected to face Ian Entwistle on October 8, 2016 at UFC 204. However on the day prior to the event, Entwistle fell ill during the weight cutting process and the bout was scrapped.
Font was expected to face Alejandro Pérez on December 3, 2016 at The Ultimate Fighter 24 Finale. However, Perez pulled out of the fight on November 24.  He was replaced by promotional newcomer Matt Schnell. He won the fight via TKO in the first round.
Font faced Douglas Silva de Andrade on July 8, 2017 at UFC 213. He won the fight by submission in the second round.He earned the Performance of the Night award for the win.
Font faced Pedro Munhoz on October 28, 2017 at UFC Fight Night 119. He lost the fight via submission in round one.
Font faced Thomas Almeida on January 20, 2018 at UFC 220. He won the fight via TKO in the second round.
Font faced Raphael Assunção on July 7, 2018 at UFC 226. He lost the fight via unanimous decision.
Font faced Sergio Pettis on December 15, 2018 at UFC on Fox 31. He won the fight via unanimous decision.
Article source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rob_Font