A new fight between Matt “The Immortal” Brown and Bryan “Bam Bam” Barberena has been announced in the UFC Welterweight division. The fight is scheduled to take place at UFC Vegas 44: Fiziev vs. Riddell on Saturday December 4, 2021

Tale of the tape

“The Immortal” Matt BrownvsBryan “Bam Bam” Barberena
40Age32
44Fights23
23Wins15
18Losses8
20KO’s12
17Subs3
6’0″ (183cm)Height6’0″ (183cm)
76.0″ (193cm)Reach72.0″ (183cm)

Fighter form coming into this matchup

Brown most recently appeared at UFC Fight Night: Korean Zombie vs. Ige, taking on and defeating Dhiego Lima via KO/TKO in a Welterweight bout. Brown went into the fight as the +150 slight underdog. Brown earned a Performance of the Night bonus for the knockout. The win snapped a 2 fight skid for Brown, whose professional MMA record currently sits at 23-18.

In his most recent octagon appearance, Barberena was defeated by Jason Witt via Decision at UFC Fight Night: Hall vs. Strickland in a Welterweight bout. Barberena was the moderate favorite in the fight, coming in at -270. Despite the loss, Barberena went home with an extra $50,000 after being awarded with Fight of the Night honors. Barberena’s professional MMA record currently sits at 15-8.

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