VIDEO- UFC Cutman ‘Brad the Man’ Fixes up a Young Fan During UFC 269

Published 12/13/2021, 7:30 AM EST


UFC 269 was an absolute blast for MMA fans around the world and featured some amazing fights. The Charles Oliveira versus Dustin Poirier fight and the Amanda Nunes versus Julianna Peña bout shocked the viewers. Both Oliveira and Peña entered the octagon as massive underdogs, and through a spectacular twist of events, managed to win the bout.

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While several eventful things took place at UFC 269, a very endearing moment took place between a cutman and a young fan. While cutmen are responsible for quickly treating fighter’s injuries, cutman Brad Tate’s actions will be remembered by the fan for a very long time.

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Tate approached the fan and applied petroleum jelly to his face, just the way done to fighters. The fan seemed to enjoy this interaction with Tate and looked quite happy. Considering the fact that Tate seemed serious like he was treating another fighter, he might have inspired the young lad to become a fighter or even a cutman in the future. Surely, an incident the fan will cherish. A hilarious yet wholesome moment right there!

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Many Twitter users praised Tate for making the fan’s day. However, this is not the first time Tate’s presence at UFC events has created a buzz.

 

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Brad Tate’s hilarious reaction to Marina Rodrigues getting slapped

Several people might think that as a UFC cutman, Tate may be used to seeing a tad bit of tussle around him. But that does not seem to be the case. Back in 2019, Marina Rodrigues’ coach was getting the fighter ready for her fight and slapped her.

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That was his way of preparing his fighters, but Tate was caught off guard by the coach’s action and this resulted in a funny reaction. He looked surprised. His reaction went viral and UFC fans could not get enough of it.

Now at UFC 269, he has again given fans an extremely memorable moment. It would be interesting to see Tate during the upcoming events and how he entertains the spectators further.

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What do you think about Brad Tate’s interaction with the fan? Let us know your thoughts about him in the comments below.

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Rohini Kottu

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Rohini Kottu is a UFC Writer at EssentiallySports. She is also a Psychologist and has a Master's degree in Clinical Psychology. Rohini, in her role as a UFC writer, combines her admiration for the mental resilience that MMA fighters have and her love for analysis.

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