ATLANTA - Matt Brown may be a gatekeeper, but he's a damn resilient one.
The tested veteran derailed the hype train of welterweight Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson and overcame late-fight fatigue to claim a hard-fought unanimous-decision victory.
The fight was part of tonight's UFC 145 event at Atlanta's Phillips Arena. The preliminary-card bout aired on FX following earlier Facebook prelims and prior to the pay-per-view main card.
We're barely one week removed from UFC 143, yet two welterweights who were victorious on the card have been signed to fight at UFC 145. The UFC has announced that TUF 7 veteran Matt Brown has agreed to a bout with Stephen "Wonderboy... Read Post
On the FX portion of UFC 145, Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson faced off against "The Immortal" Matt Brown in a welterweight battle that saw both fighters have opportunities to finish the fight. Neither were able to fully capitalize, an... Read Post
Stephen Thompson might stand at just 30 years of age, but he still holds the potential to emerge as one of the welterweight division's brightest prospects. With a base in karate and a slick, diverse array of strikes, "Wonderboy" pro... Read Post