Although Ohio didn’t get the results they wanted, UFC welterweights Matt Brown and Bryan Barberena was forever cemented in UFC history for their all-time classic showdown at UFC on the main ESPN 33 card. Both hit wildly, but Barberena came out on top with counterattacks while Brown tried to slash away with huge takedowns.
In the end, Barberena, who is now 17-8 in his entire MMA career, made the razor-sharp split decision to win. It is quite surprising to see Brown staying true to his moniker i.e. The Immortal as he is a 41 year old man who still manages to provide a memorable performance for martial arts fans around the world. Barberena has now successfully won 3 of his last 4 fights.
Bryan Barberena and Matt Brown delivered to fans as announced
Watch out for these tweets below Brett Okamoto, Ali Abdelaziz, Derek Brunson, Michael Bisping and many more as they react to the bizarre back-and-forth between Barberena and Brown as the fighters set out to secure their honor in the fight of the night.
Also, there is reaction from the crowd booing Barberena for winning the fight as Brown is Ohio’s homeboy. It was quite commendable for the judges not to be swayed by the crowd’s reactions and to judge the fight with as much objectivity as possible.
What do you think of this bloody fight between Barberena and Brown? Where do you rank this fight among the greatest welterweight fights of all time? And what do you think comes next in Brown and Barberena’s respective careers? Where do you rank Brown among your all-time favorite fighters in UFC history?
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https://firstsportz.com/ufc-what-a-fight-michael-bisping-derek-brunson-and-more-react-to-matt-brown-vs-bryan-barberena-welterweight-fight-of-the-night-at-ufc-on-espn-33/ “WHAT A FIGHT” – Michael Bisping, Ali Abdelaziz and others react to the welterweight fight of the night between Matt Brown and Bryan Barberena at UFC on ESPN 33