So, now it’s even harder for me to get fights. Winn would go on to earn Fight of the Night honors in his fight with Spicely, adding even more hype behind the American Kickboxing Academy product. Hello @ufc middleweights. Make sure you watch Winn and Meerschaert throw down on the UFC 248 prelims on ESPN at 8pm ET/5pm PT. “I’m not concerned with him trying to be relevant in this fight. — Deron Winn (@DeronWinn) December 20, 2018. 4/29. All content © Copyright MM - MMXIX FIGHT SPORTS. An All-American wrestler who trains with UFC light heavyweight and heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, took to Twitter on Thursday announcing he was the newest UFC middleweight. The showdown with “The Dentist” was a closely contested battle, with Winn relying heavily on his wrestling to control the action.
He believes that the hours put on the mat and in the cage with the juggernauts at AKA make up for his limited professional MMA experience, he is confident that he is going to be a force at middleweight, and that despite having only two UFC fights under his belt, fight fans will be tuning in to UFC 248 to watch him – not Meerschaert. This is Deron Winn next fight and Eric Spicely next fight. • Mar. The Missouri native’s confidence comes from his skillset, combined with his training with top-tier fighters like former double champ Daniel Cormier and lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. Yeah, first he jawed at me to get the fight and that’s okay, but I’m not here for Gerald Meerschaert. One fighter that Winn claims turned down the fight was Meerschaert. Will Billy Joe Saunders Fight Canelo Alvarez In 2020? He knows exactly what's on the line. 4, 2020, T-Mobile Arena, Next Fight Sioux Falls, SD. Deven Fisher. MMA. Winn believes that despite the loss, he proved something to himself and that the version of Deron Winn the world will see going forward will be a completely different fighter. On Thursday, the NAC suspended and fined Jamahal Hill, Tim Elliott and Luis Pena for testing positive for cannabis, while Deron Winn was suspended for testing positive for amphetamines. Winn had a star making performance against UFC veteran and current MLW wrestler, Tom Lawlor in the co main event of the Liddell-Ortiz card in November, taking a unanimous decision against the popular fighter. “I’m not going to concern myself with him jawing at me. And after that loss, Roufusport’s Meerschaert reached back out to rekindle the sparring on Twitter. Winn also had made an appearance in Bellator, taking a first round TKO win over Ahmed White at Bellator 199. Deron Winn isn’t afraid to speak his mind. “Obviously his legacy is legendary, so I have a lot of work to do to even be compared to that or to say that I’m this different entity,” Winn said. What Is Hakuho Sho’s Status For Grand Sumo Tournament In September? Winn doesn’t want to be known as ‘DC’s boy’ or ‘DC’s protégé’, he wants people to know who he is and why he has the potential to be the next big thing. Breaking News And Highlights Around Boxing, MMA, Kickboxing, Martial Arts and more! UFC Featherweight Retires Following Victory What’s Next For WBO Junior-Lightweight Champion Jamel Herring?

Now they’re scared of multiple things.”, Sergey Lipinets vs. Kudratillo Abdukakhorov, Dignity Health Sports Arena - CaliforniaUS, UFC Legend Assesses Justin Gaethje’s Chances Against Khabib Nurmagomedov, Cyborg Plots Boxing Debut After Bellator 238, Andrade Signs With Extension With Matchroom. pic.twitter.com/rELQF7bJsK, — Deron Winn (@DeronWinn) December 20, 2018. MMA. Before Winn’s successful UFC debut at UFC Greenville last June against Eric Spicely, his original opponent was forced to pull out of the matchup. vs is an upcoming fight for UFC Fight Night 154. Las Vegas United States, Copyright © 2001-2020 UFC All Rights Reserved, Zhang Weili Found Her Voice In Mixed Martial Arts, Drakkar Klose Knows What's On The Line At UFC 248. I’m never going to stand around and look at the dude,” Winn said. Kollin Moore defeats Deron Winn via 3 Round Decision Moore Decision Round 3. Deron Winn and Gerald Meerschaert had been looking to fight, and the UFC made it happen.

Happy to announce I just signed with the big leagues! Winn Gets New Opponent For UFC Debut 1 year ago June 17, 2019. A new Fight of the Night Power Rankings has dropped. Showcasing another FOTN performance will no doubt help Winn get closer to that goal, and he believes the fight with Meerschaert is the perfect vehicle for him to do it. South Carolina, UFC, MMA matches tonight Deron Winn vs Eric Spicely scheduled for last preliminary full fight and actions featuring high quality video produced by UFC Fight Night 154. 6-2-0. Deron Winn wants to make a name for himself as one of the rising stars in the UFC middleweight division. Drakkar Klose enters the biggest moment of his career this week at UFC 248.
Is Floyd Mayweather Considering A Comeback? Previous Fight UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero March 7, 2020 Gerald Meerschaert vs. Deron Winn. “Hopefully within the next year or so people are going to start saying ‘Oh that’s Deron Winn’, not DC’s boy.”. Yet after the first round, Winn found himself struggling, both physically and mentally. 0-3-0.