Derek Brunson has been on an absolute tear. With five straight wins, and seven of eight in the UFC, he’s on the verge of title contention. 191 more words
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HIDALGO, Texas – Roan Carneiro didn’t exactly go guns a-blazing against Kenny Robertson, but he did do just enough to eek out a victory.
After a conservative effort from the Brazilian, Carneiro (21-10 MMA, 4-4 UFC) edged out Roberson (15-5 MMA, 4-5 UFC) for a split-decision victory with scores of 28-29, 30-27, and 29-28. 369 more words
So far, all Brazilian fighters who’ve faced UFC welterweight Kenny Robertson have met the same fate: simply put, they lost.
But there’s someone who’s looking to change that. 537 more words
The card for UFC Fight Night continues to come together with the addition of a bout between Roan Carneiro and Kenny Robertson.
The fight was announced on the… 234 more words
Roan Carneiro has always preferred to fight at welterweight. Some recent success kept him in the middleweight division, but now he’s ready to go back where he’s most comfortable. 336 more words
Eight fighters from Sunday’s UFC Fight Night 83 card in Pittsburgh have been issued medical suspensions following their bouts, including four who are shut down indefinitely. 346 more words