Derek Brunson

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

Derek Brunson is a 37-year-old professional mixed martial artist who competes in the UFC's middleweight division. Brunson occupies the #5 spot in the UFC middleweight rankings. He has also competed in prestigious competitions like the Strikeforce and World Extreme Fighting.

Derek Brunson: UFC career

Brunson stepped into the UFC world in the year 2012 at UFC 155, where he was up against Chris Leben. The fighter made his name by winning the first UFC bout of his career via unanimous decision. A few of his other notable fights were against Yoel Romero and Robert Whittaker, where he received the Fight of the Night Awards.


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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)

The fighter also gave an amazing fight in his recent fight with Edmen Shahbazyan, at UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Shahbazyan, where he won the fight via technical knockout. He followed it up with a dominant win over 'Trailblazer' Kevin Holland. Brunson has given a lot of terrific performances in his career and holds a UFC record of 13-5.

Derek Brunson: Fighting Style

The American fighter is one of the most dangerous challengers inside the octagon. He is an extremely talented striker, and his grappling techniques are phenomenal.

Derek Brunson: Achievements

Brunson holds a proud record of 22-7-0 in his MMA career. He is a knockout master and has claimed 12 of his 21 wins via knockout. The fighter has won two Fight of the Night awards (against Yoel Romero and Robert Whittaker) and one Performance of the Night award (against Lyoto Machida). He is a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

Derek Brunson: Net Worth and Salary 2021

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


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Age 37
ResidenceWilmington, North Carolina, United States
Weight/Division 186 lb/ middleweight
 MMA Record22-7-0
Active Win Streak4
Net WorthNA
Marital StatusNA