Derek Brunson Full MMA Record and Fighting Statistics
Derek Brunson Full MMA Record and Fighting Statistics

Derek Brunson

MMA Record: 23-7-0

WINS
23
11
5
7
KO/TKO
SUBMISSIONS
DECISIONS
LOSSES
7
5
0
2
KO/TKO
SUBMISSIONS
DECISIONS

FINISH RATE
70%
Age
38
Reach
77'
(195.6 cm)
Height
73.2'
(186 cm)
Country
USA

Derek Brunson is a 38 year old Male fighter from United States with a 23-7-0 pro MMA record. Brunson is scheduled to fight Jared Cannonier at UFC 271 on Saturday February 12, 2022 in a Middleweight bout.

Derek Brunson has 23 wins with a 70% finish rate, including 11 by knockout, 5 by submission, 7 by decision.

Derek Brunson is currently riding a 5 fight win streak.


Derek Brunson's Next Opponent: Jared Cannonier

Derek Brunson is set to face Jared Cannonier at UFC 271 on 2022-02-12

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Derek Brunson full mixed martial arts record

Result Record Opponent Method Event Date Weight class Org
Win
22-7-0 Darren Till
SUB
R3 2:13
UFC Fight Night 2021-09-04 Middleweight UFC
Win
21-7-0 Kevin Holland
DEC
R5 5:00
UFC Fight Night 2021-03-20 Middleweight UFC
Win
20-7-0 Edmen Shahbazyan
KO/TKO
R3 0:26
UFC Fight Night 2020-08-01 Middleweight UFC
Win
19-7-0 Ian Heinisch
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 241 2019-08-17 Middleweight UFC
Win
18-7-0 Elias Theodorou
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC on ESPN+ 9 2019-05-04 Middleweight UFC
Loss
18-6-0 Israel Adesanya
KO/TKO
R1 4:51
UFC 230 2018-11-03 Middleweight UFC
Loss
18-5-0 Ronaldo Souza
KO/TKO
R1 3:50
UFC on FOX 27 2018-01-27 Middleweight UFC
Win
17-5-0 Lyoto Machida
KO/TKO
R1 2:30
UFC Fight Night 119 2017-10-28 Middleweight UFC
Win
16-5-0 Daniel Kelly
KO/TKO
R1 1:16
UFC Fight Night 110 2017-06-10 Middleweight UFC
Loss
16-4-0 Anderson Silva
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 208 2017-02-11 Middleweight UFC
Loss
16-3-0 Robert Whittaker
KO/TKO
R1 4:07
UFC Fight Night 101 2016-11-26 Middleweight UFC
Win
15-3-0 Uriah Hall
KO/TKO
R1 1:41
UFC Fight Night 94 2016-09-17 Middleweight UFC
Win
14-3-0 Roan Carneiro
KO/TKO
R1 2:38
UFC Fight Night 83 2016-02-21 Middleweight UFC
Win
13-3-0 Sam Alvey
KO/TKO
R1 2:19
UFC Fight Night 73 2015-08-08 Middleweight UFC
Win
12-3-0 Ed Herman
KO/TKO
R1 0:36
UFC 183 2015-01-31 Middleweight UFC
Win
11-3-0 Lorenz Larkin
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 177 2014-08-30 Middleweight UFC
Loss
11-2-0 Yoel Romero
KO/TKO
R3 3:23
UFC Fight Night 35 2014-01-15 Middleweight UFC
Win
10-2-0 Brian Houston
SUB
R1 0:48
UFC Fight Night 31 2013-11-06 Middleweight UFC
Win
9-2-0 Chris Leben
DEC
R3 5:00
UFC 155 2012-12-29 Middleweight UFC
Loss
9-1-0 Ronaldo Souza
KO/TKO
R1 0:41
Strikeforce 2012-08-18 Middleweight SF
Loss
9-0-0 Kendall Grove
DEC
R3 5:00
ShoFight 20 2012-06-16 Middleweight SF
Win
8-0-0 Nate James
DEC
R3 5:00
Strikeforce Challengers 20 2011-11-18 Middleweight SF
Win
7-0-0 Lumumba Sayers
SUB
R1 4:33
Strikeforce 2011-07-30 Middleweight SF
Win
6-0-0 Jeremy Hamilton
DEC
R3 5:00
Strikeforce Challengers 16 2011-06-24 Middleweight SF
Win
5-0-0 Danny Babcock
KO/TKO
R1 1:07
Regional circuit 2011-01-22 WEF
Win
4-0-0 Rhomez Brower
SUB
R1 2:27
Regional circuit 2010-12-03
Win
3-0-0 Todd Chattelle
KO/TKO
R1 0:14
ICE Fighter 2010-10-29 ICE
Win
2-0-0 Edward Jackson
KO/TKO
R1 0:41
Regional circuit 2010-07-30 CFP
Win
1-0-0 Chris McNally
KO/TKO
R1 1:42
Regional circuit 2010-06-26 CFP
Win
0-0-0 John Bryant
SUB
R1 0:52
Regional circuit 2010-05-22 CFP
Derek Brunson MMA Record: 23-7-0

Derek Brunson's last five professional MMA fights

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Derek Brunson's MMA career highlights

Derek Brunson's Professional MMA debut

Brunson made his professional debut against John Bryant on May 22, 2010, fighting on the regional circuit.

He made a winning start to his career, defeating John Bryant who carried a 1-3-0 professional MMA record into the fight.

Derek Brunson beat John Bryant by Submission at 0:52 of Round 1.

Derek Brunson's Ultimate Fighting Championship Career

Brunson made his debut in the UFC against Chris Leben on December 29, 2012, fighting on the main card of UFC 155: Dos Santos vs. Velasquez 2 having compiled a 9-2-0 professional MMA record.

Derek Brunson beat Chris Leben by Decision at 5:00 of Round 3.

Since his debut, Brunson has gone on to fight a total of 19 more times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 14-5-0.

The first man to defeat Edmen Shahbazyan

Brunson defeated the previously unbeaten Edmen Shahbazyan on August 1, 2020, at UFC Fight Night: Brunson vs. Shahbazyan. Edmen Shahbazyan came into the fight with a 11-0-0 record. Brunson was a +300 betting underdog going into the fight. Derek Brunson beat Edmen Shahbazyan by KO/TKO at 0:26 of Round 3.

When was Derek Brunson's last win?

Brunson's last win came against Darren Till at UFC Fight Night on Saturday September 4, 2021. Derek Brunson beat Darren Till by Submission at 2:13 of Round 3.

Who is Derek Brunson's next opponent?

Brunson is scheduled to fight Jared Cannonier at UFC 271 on Saturday February 12, 2022.

When was Derek Brunson's last loss?

Brunson's last loss came against Israel Adesanya at UFC 230 on Saturday November 3, 2018. Derek Brunson lost to Israel Adesanya by KO/TKO at 4:51 of Round 1.

How many UFC fights has Derek Brunson had?

Brunson has fought 19 times in the UFC. His UFC record stands at 14-5-0.

How many pro MMA knockouts does Derek Brunson have?

Brunson has knocked out 11 opponents.

How many pro MMA submissions does Derek Brunson have?

Brunson has submitted 5 opponents.

How many times has Derek Brunson been knocked out?

Brunson has been knocked out 5 times.

How many times has Derek Brunson been submitted?

Brunson has never been submitted.


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