Derek Brunson

Derek Brunson 2021: Record, Net Worth, Salary, and Endorsements

Derek Brunson is one of the known names in the UFC's middleweight division. The American mixed martial artist became a professional fighter in the year 2010. He also has had the experience of fighting in a variety of competitions. As of 2021, he sits at #5 in the UFC middleweight rankings.

Derek Brunson: UFC Career

Brunson made his UFC debut in 2012 against Chris Leben at UFC 155. He won the bout via unanimous decision. Subsequently, he shared the octagon with fighters like Ed Herman, Sam Alvey, Lyoto Machida, Uriah Hall, and Edmen Shahbazyan. In his last fight, he smothered the threat of Kevin Holland and extended his win streak to four. He holds a record of 13-5 in his UFC career.


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HIDALGO, TX - SEPTEMBER 16: Uriah Hall of Jamaica and Derek Brunson of the United States face off during the UFC Fight Night weigh-in at the State Farm Arena on September 16, 2016 in Hidalgo, Texas. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Brunson will return in August to fight against 'The Gorilla' Darren Till.

Derek Brunson: Fighting Style

Brunson holds a unique style of fighting and is just unstoppable inside the octagon. He is a knockout specialist and 12 of his 21 wins have come through knockouts in the MMA sport. However, he is efficient on the ground as well and can smother his opponents' will to fight with ease.

Derek Brunson: Achievements

The American fighter holds a stellar record of 22-7-0 in his MMA career. His list of accomplishments and honors is equally stellar. He is a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

Apart from that, he has claimed one Fight of the Night and two Performance of the Night awards in the UFC. In his spectacular career, he also grabbed the Young Alumnus of the Year for 2014 by UNC Pembroke.

Derek Brunson: Net Worth and Salary 2021

Brunson has estimated career earnings of  $510,000 according to Tapology.


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How to contact Derek Brunson?

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 Residence Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
MMA Record22-7-0
Active Win Streak 4
Net Worth NA
 Weight/Division186 lb/middleweight
 Marital Status/Partner Name NA/NA


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