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Holland announces move to welterweight in 2022

Kevin Holland before his fight against Derek Brunson. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Holland has competed in the middleweight division …read more

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Blonde Brunson Roasts ‘Nutty Professor Lookin’ Jared Cannonier

It looks like Derek Brunson aka “Blonde Brunson” is ready for his fight with Jared Cannonier.

Sitting at number four in the rankings, and riding a five-fight winning streak, Blonde Brunson …read more

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Derek Brunson doesn’t want to see Frankie Edgar compete in MMA anymore following UFC 268

UFC middleweight Derek Brunson has joined those calling for Frankie Edgar to consider retiring from mixed martial arts. At UFC 268 on Saturday night, Frankie Edgar was knocked out by …read more

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Derek Brunson Baffled That Welterweights Aren’t Calling Out Chimaev

UFC middleweight contender Derek Brunson has slammed the current crop of ranked welterweights for not calling out rising star Khamzat Chimaev.

Chimaev burst onto the scene last year. After six professional …read more

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‘I can help you with your wrestling’ - Chimaev makes offer to Till

Darren Till works to defend a takedown against Derek Brunson. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

The Chechen-born Swede got into it with the former …read more

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Posted on October 28, 2021, 10:46 pm By
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Derek Brunson continues to troll Paulo Costa over his UFC Vegas 41 weight debacle

Derek Brunson is one of many UFC fighters who continues to tease Paulo Costa over his weight issues at UFC Vegas 41. In one of the most bizarre weight cut …read more

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Brunson Attributes Loss To Adesanya To Low-Rate Training Partners

Top-ranked middleweight Derek Brunson says he had less-than-ideal training partners in the lead-up to the highly publicized fight between Israel Adesanya.

The two middleweights met in 2018. At the time, …read more

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Homeless Training Partner Disappears, Brunson Baffled

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I was going to make fun of Derek Brunson for training with a homeless …read more

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Posted on October 11, 2021, 6:46 pm By
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Derek Brunson explains how he underestimated Israel Adesanya the first time they fought

Derek Brunson explains how he underestimated UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya the first time they fought inside the Octagon. Brunson is coming off of five straight wins in the UFC …read more

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Derek Brunson admits he ‘underestimated’ Israel Adesanya before their fight: ‘I was training with soccer dads’

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Derek Brunson may currently be in pole position for the next middleweight title shot after the rematch between UFC champion …read more

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