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Fighter Summary

96

Derek Brunson

Middleweight #6

Record: 9-5

Active: 6 years, 9 months


Ratings and Rankings
Metric Rating Ranking
Performance 96 A 6
Power 95 A 7
Offensive 92 A- 13
Defensive 97 A 5
Records
Overall 9-5 (64.3%)
Versus Top 10 1-5 (16.7%)
Versus > .500 Fighters 8-5 (61.5%)
Versus < .500 Fighters 1-0 (100%)
Last 5 Fights 3-2 (60%)
Superlatives
Best Win Middleweight #10 Lyoto Machida (16-8)
2017-10-28 UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Machida
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
Worst Loss Middleweight #9 Jacare Souza (9-4)
2018-01-27 UFC Fight Night: Jacare vs. Brunson 2
Round 1 KO/TKO Kick
Other Statistics
Finishes 6 (42.9%)
KOs 5 (35.7%)
Submissions 1 (7.1%)
Decisions 3 (21.4%)
Opponent Record 126-69
Average Opponent Rank 16.1
Long Streak W 3 (09/17/2016)
Current Streak W 2

Recent Trend Analysis

Fight Results
ResultOpponent
W
2019-08-17
Ian Heinisch (2-1)
Middleweight #30
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 241: Cormier vs. Miocic 2
W
2019-05-04
Elias Theodorou (8-3)
Middleweight #18
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC Fight Night: Iaquinta vs. Cowboy
L
2018-11-03
Israel Adesanya (7-0)
Middleweight #1
Round 1 KO/TKO Punches
UFC 230: Cormier vs. Lewis
L
2018-01-27
Jacare Souza (9-4)
Middleweight #9
Round 1 KO/TKO Kick
UFC Fight Night: Jacare vs. Brunson 2
W
2017-10-28
Lyoto Machida (16-8)
Middleweight #10
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Machida
W
2017-06-10
Daniel Kelly (6-4)
Middleweight #29
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
UFC Fight Night: Lewis vs. Hunt
L
2017-02-11
Anderson Silva (17-6)
Middleweight #4
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 208: Holm vs. De Randamie
L
2016-11-26
Robert Whittaker (11-3)
Middleweight #5
Round 1 KO/TKO Kick
UFC Fight Night: Whittaker vs. Brunson
W
2016-09-17
Uriah Hall (8-7)
Middleweight #24
Round 1 KO/TKO Punches
UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Johnson
W
2015-08-08
Sam Alvey (10-8)
Middleweight #31
Round 1 KO/TKO Punches
UFC Fight Night: Teixeira vs Saint Preux
W
2015-01-31
Ed Herman (11-10)
Middleweight #25
Round 1 KO/TKO Punch
UFC 183: Silva vs Diaz
L
2014-01-15
Yoel Romero (9-3)
Middleweight #7
Round 3 KO/TKO Elbows
UFC Fight Night: Rockhold vs Philippou
W
2013-11-06
Brian Houston (0-2)
Middleweight
Round 1 SUB Rear Naked Choke
UFC Fight Night: Fight for the Troops
W
2012-12-29
Chris Leben (12-10)
Middleweight
Round 3 U-DEC
UFC 155: Dos Santos vs Velasquez II

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