LAS VEGAS – Matt Brown is constantly willing to eradicate in a big scrap.
Brown (23-18 MMA, 16-12 UFC) turned in arguably his only performance in years when he knocked out Dhiego Lima within the second spherical to construct a “Performance of the Evening” bonus at UFC on ESPN 25 on Saturday.
The construct set aside Brown in elite firm. He tied Vitor Belfort and Derrick Lewis for basically the most knockouts in UFC history at 12. When asked about both potentially welcoming Reduce Diaz lend a hand to the octagon or fighting Nate Diaz, Brown acknowledged he’d be initiate to fighting both.
“I savor the Diaz brothers, and naturally it might perchance well well be a big fight,” Brown acknowledged at the post-fight information conference. “That’s one of them fights savor, if I took it, it wouldn’t be on account of I despise the Diazes or the relaxation. I would eradicate it on account of it’s a big fight and I appreciate them.”
The 40-12 months-extinct has teased retirement within the past, but insists that he composed has the flexibility to compete. Brown has won three of his past five and acknowledged he has plenty left within the tank.
“I savor fighting – that’s all there might be to it,” Brown acknowledged. “I honest worship fighting. It’s honest getting a camp together and striking the final items of the puzzle together. That honest takes more time, so that’s what determines when I’m in a position to fight, no longer as powerful my desire – on account of my desire is there. I desire to are available within the market in and attain that to hundreds of different folks, what I did tonight.”