UFC Vegas 39: Randy Brown defeated Jared Gooden.
Randy Brown defeated Jared Gooden through unanimous resolution (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) at UFC Vegas 39 on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, dwell from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, NV.
“The primary kick I threw, the up kick, I dislocated my toe,” stated Brown, who thought that kick was going to finish the battle.
Brown wasted no time, touchdown to begin the battle. A slip allowed Gooden to take Brown’s again however Brown was capable of battle again to his toes. Brown landed an enormous entrance kick to Gooden’s jaw that despatched him stumbling backward. Gooden was capable of get better and began landed leg kicks. Brown continued to land together with his lead left jab. After Brown landed a pair of uppercuts, Gooden went again to the leg kicks. Gooden landed a pair of arduous calf kicks. Brown landed one other mixture, ending with an uppercut. Gooden continued to assault the legs, forcing Brown to change stances.
In between rounds, Brown talked about to his nook that his toe was injured. Gooden began the second spherical with one other robust kick. Brown landed one other uppercut. After slipping and getting again to his toes, Brown landed a proper hand that damage Gooden. Brown walked down Gooden however Gooden was capable of escape. The 2 fighters briefly exchanged trash speaking after Herb Dean quickly stopped the battle for a watch poke. The battle virtually instantly restarted. Gooden continued to land leg kicks which have been clearly taking their toll. Brown got here ahead and landed a excessive kick. Within the dying seconds of the second spherical, Brown landed a straight proper that damage Gooden. Brown landed a number of extra pictures however once more, Gooden was capable of escape.
Brown’s nook instructed him it was tied at one spherical apiece going into the ultimate spherical. Brown landed a loud physique kick. Brown landed a three-piece mixture. Gooden got here again with extra leg kicks. Brown landed a trio of left jabs however his toe continued to provide him issues. It appeared that Brown was making an attempt to pop his toe again into place together with his different foot. Brown landed a leaping knee and adopted it up with a knee to the physique. Gooden was capable of flip place and tied up Brown in opposition to the fence. Following a break, Gooden landed one other calf kick. Brown got here again with one other mixture. Gooden landed a two-punch combo however Brown landed a knee to the physique. Within the remaining seconds of the battle, Gooden tripped Brown, bringing the battle to the canvas for the primary time. Nevertheless, time expired earlier than both fighter may do something of word on the bottom. After the ultimate horn, the 2 fighters began speaking extra trash.
Brown entered Saturday’s battle with wins in three of his final 4 fights. In his final battle, Brown submitted Alex Oliveira within the first spherical of their UFC 261 battle. With the victory, Brown improved to 14-4 and known as for a battle with any ranked fighter.
Gooden missed weight, forcing the battle to maneuver from welterweight to a catchweight battle. By lacking weight, Gooden forfeited 20 % of his purse to Brown. In his final battle, Gooden knocked out Niklas Stolze within the first spherical, to earn his first UFC victory. With the loss, Gooden is 1-3 since becoming a member of the UFC.
UFC Vegas 39 came about on Oct. 9, dwell from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, NV. Observe together with FanSided for all of your dwell information and highlights.