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Derek Brunson vs Antonio Braga Neto Set for UFC Fight Night 31


UFC Fight Night 31: Fight for the Troops 3 has added a new bout to the card. Middleweights Derek Brunson and Antonio Braga Neto will meet at the November event, with both fighters hoping for their second win in the octagon.

Brunson suffered the first two losses of his career just prior to his UFC debut, but managed to recover strong in December, defeating TUF alumni Chris Leben at UFC 155. He is currently 10-2 in his MMA career, and 1-0 in the UFC.

Neto likewise debuted in the promotion with a win, defeating Anthony Smith at UFC on Fuel TV 10. He is currently riding a four fight winning streak, and is 9-1 overall.

UFC Fight for the Troops 3 will take place on November 6 at Fort Campbell in Kentucky. It will air live on FOX Sports 1.

The current card is as follows:

• Tim Kennedy vs. Lyoto Machida
• Rustam Khabilov vs. Jorge Masvidal
• Seth Baczynski vs. Neil Magny
• Ronny Markes vs. Yoel Romero
• Chris Camozzi vs. Lorenz Larkin
• Francisco Rivera vs. George Roop
• Michael Chiesa vs. Colton Smith
• Dennis Bermudez vs. Nik Lentz
• Liz Carmouche vs. Alexis Davis
• Bobby Green vs. James Krause
• Amanda Nunes vs. Germaine de Randamie
• Yves Edwards vs. Yancy Medeiros
• Derek Brunson vs. Antonio Braga Neto