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.
Matt Brown has derailed the Stephen Thompson hype-train, defeating the previously undefeated fighter by unanimous decision in the UFC 145 prelims. Before this fight, many were toting Thompson as the next big thing in the welterweigh... 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