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Derek Brunson vs. Braga Neto Completes UFC Fight for the Troops 3 Lineup

Written by Tom Ngo
September 16th, 2013
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On Monday afternoon, a middleweight affair between Derek Brunson and Braga Neto was announced for the UFC Fight for the Troops 3 lineup. The November 6 roster is now complete with 13 freebie bouts.

The UFC reported the scrap via Twitter.

Brunson snapped his two-fight losing skid by posting a unanimous decision victory over Chris Leben in his big league debut. The former Strikeforce star owns a 10-2 professional record.

Speaking of being victorious in their Octagon premiere, Neto beat Anthony Smith in June to extend his winning streak to four. The Brazilian hasn’t lost a tango since March of 2008.

The 185-pound contest will likely appear in the card’s prelims.

Fort Campbell in Kentucky will host the festivities.

Fox Sports 1 will broadcast the main card live. A middleweight tango between former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida and Tim Kennedy headlines the gig.

Here is the show’s complete lineup:

George Roop vs. Francisco Rivera

Yancy Medeiros vs. Yves Edwards

Derek Brunson vs. Braga Neto

James Krause vs. Bobby Green

Dennis Bermudez vs. Nik Lentz

Amanda Nunes vs. Germaine de Randamie

Seth Baczynski vs. Neil Magny

Ronny Markes vs. Yoel Romero

Michael Chiesa vs. Colton Smith

Liz Carmouche vs. Alexis Davis

Chris Camozzi vs. Lorenz Larkin

Rustam Khabilov vs. Jorge Masvidal

Tim Kennedy vs. Lyoto Machida

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