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Derek Brunson not happy about being passed over for 50k bonus: “Somebody big mad”

UFC middleweight contender Derek Brunson was not happy about being passed over for a "Performance of the Night" bonus at UFC Vegas 5. In the...
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Derek Brunson shares his thoughts on Edmen Shahbazyan’s corner letting their fighter continue after...

Derek Brunson picked up his third consecutive victory in tonight's UFC Vegas 5 main event this while handing Edmen Shahbazyan his first career defeat. Brunson...
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Dana White goes off on inexperienced cageside doctor working Brunson vs. Shahbazyan event

UFC President Dana White was not happy with the actions of the cageside doctor working tonight's UFC Vegas 5: Brunson vs. Shahbazyan event. Middleweight veteran...
Derek Brunson, Israel Adesanya

Israel Adesanya sends a message to Derek Brunson following imrpessive win over Edmen Shahbazyan

UFC middleweight kingpin Israel Adesanya was clearly watching tonight's UFC Vegas 5 main event between Derek Brunson and Edmen Shahbazyan. Brunson and Shahbazyan squared off...
Derek Brunson, Edmen Shahbazyan

Pros react to Derek Brunson stopping Edmen Shahbazyan at UFC Vegas 5

Tonight's UFC Vegas 5 event was headlined by a middleweight bout featuring rising star Edmen Shahbazyan taking on seasoned veteran Derek Brunson. Shahbazyan (11-1 MMA)...
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UFC Vegas 5 Results: Derek Brunson def. Edmen Shahbazyan via TKO (Video)

Tonight's UFC Vegas 5 event is headlined by a middleweight bout featuring rising star Edmen Shahbazyan taking on seasoned veteran Derek Brunson. Shahbazyan (11-0 MMA)...
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UFC Vegas 5: ‘Brunson vs. Shahbazyan’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon returns to Nevada this evening for UFC Vegas 5, a ten-bout fight card headlined by Derek Brunson vs. Edmen Shahbazyan. Shahbazyan (11-0 MMA)...
Derek Brunson, Edmen Shahbazyan

Pro fighters make their picks for Derek Brunson vs. Edmen Shahbazyan

In the main event of UFC Vegas 5, Derek Brunson is looking to extend his winning streak when he takes Edmen Shahbazyan. Heading into...
Edmen Shahbazyan

Edmen Shahbazyan eyes “dominant performance” over Derek Brunson in main event of UFC Vegas...

Edmen Shahbazyan is looking to turn some more heads when he headlines this Saturday's card against Derek Brunson. Shahbazyan vs. Brunson was originally scheduled to...
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Derek Brunson takes a shot at “fat boy” Karl Roberson after bad weight miss

UFC middleweight contender Derek Brunson took a shot at "fat boy" Karl Roberson after the rising contender missed weight by 4.5lbs at UFC Las...
Edmen Shahbazyan

Edmen Shahbazyan vs. Derek Brunson off of UFC 248, set for UFC Portland co-main...

Edmen Shahbazyan vs. Derek Brunson will no longer be happening at UFC 248 as expected. Shahbazyan announced on social media that he was off the...
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Pro fighters react to Chiefs vs 49ers at Super Bowl LIV

Pro fighters have been reacting to Super Bowl LIV on Twitter after the Kansas City Chiefs beat the San Francisco 49ers 31-20...
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Derek Brunson calls out Kelvin Gastelum

Fresh off of a decision win over Ian Heinisch at UFC 241, middleweight contender Derek Brunson now has his sights set on a matchup...
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Derek Brunson targets Darren Till for his next UFC fight

Derek Brunson is well aware that Darren Till is considering a move up to the middleweight division. Going into UFC 241 this past Saturday night...
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UFC 241 Results: Derek Brunson defeats Ian Heinisch (Highlights)

A middleweight bout between Derek Brunson and Ian Heinisch kicked off tonight's UFC 241 main card from Anaheim. Brunson (19-7 MMA) was most recently seen...
Ian Heinisch

UFC 241 | Ian Heinisch believes he will ‘physically and mentally’ break Derek Brunson

Ian Heinisch expects a dominating performance at UFC 241 when he takes on Derek Brunson. The 31-year-old called for this fight and for a good...
Derek Brunson wins at UFC Auckland

UFC 241 adds middleweight fight between Derek Brunson and Ian Heinisch

An intriguing middleweight bout is in the works for this summer's blockbuster UFC 241 card. Middleweights Derek Brunson and Ian Heinisch will meet at UFC...
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Derek Brunson took care not to knock himself out in Elias Theodorou fight

On Saturday night, in the co-main event of UFC Ottawa, Derek Brunson picked up a decision victory over Canada's Elias Theodorou.
Derek Brunson, UFC Rankings

UFC Ottawa Results: Derek Brunson defeats Elias Theodorou (Highlights)

A middleweight bout between Derek Brunson and Elias Theodorou served as the co-headliner of tonight’s UFC Ottawa event.
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Report | Elias Theodorou vs. Derek Brunson possible for UFC Ottawa main event

The UFC is heading back to Canada’s national capital in Ottawa, Ontario on May 4. Although the card has yet to be...
Elias Theodorou

EXCLUSIVE | Elias Theodorou willing to fight Derek Brunson after being called out

Elias Theodorou already has his next opponent in mind. Derek Brunson, who is currently ranked eighth in the middleweight division, recently called out the...
Derek Brunson

Derek Brunson wants to ‘take a step back’ and fight Elias Theodorou

It's been a tough year for UFC middleweight Derek Brunson, who went winless following losses to Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza and Israel Adesanya. One thing you can't...
Derek Brunson

Derek Brunson breaks silence on UFC 230 loss to Israel Adesanya

On Saturday night, in the opening bout of the UFC 230 main card, long-time UFC middleweight contender Derek Brunson stepped into the cage with...
Derek Brunson, Israel Adesanya

UFC 230 Results: Israel Adesanya finishes Derek Brunson in Round 1

A middleweight bout between perennial division contenders Israel Adesanya and Derek Brunson took place at tonight's UFC 230 event in New York City. Undefeated middleweight...

Derek Brunson on Israel Adesanya “He ain’t Jon Jones, not even close”

Israel Adesnaya looks build off his impressive win over Brad Tavares in July as he's set to face Derek Brunson at UFC 230 tonight. Being...
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Derek Brunson on Israel Adesanya fight: ‘Don’t be surprised if I knock him out...

At a glance, UFC 230's Derek Brunson vs. Israel Adesanya bout looks like a two-outcome fight. The widespread thinking seems to be that Adesanya...

Israel Adesanya predicts he might submit Derek Brunson at UFC 230

Photo by Mitch Viquez On Saturday night, the UFC will return to Madison Square Garden in New York City with UFC 230. One of the...
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Derek Brunson calls Israel Adesanya “one of the easiest matchups I’ll have in the...

On November 3, on the main card of UFC 230, long-time UFC middleweight contender Derek Brunson will attempt to slow the hype train of...