Derek Brunson vs Drickus Du Plessis

Derek Brunson vs Drickus Du Plessis

The middleweight bout between Derek Brunson and Drykus Du Plessis has been added to the card of the UFC 285 tournament, which will take place on March 4 in Las Vegas.

The organization of the fight was reported by informed sources close to the situation.

Derek Brunson, 38, ended his own five-fight streak in February when he lost a second-round knockout to Jared Cannonier in a challenge bout.

Dricus Du Plessis, 28, picked up his fourth consecutive UFC win in December with a third-round submission finish by Darren Till.

Derek Brunson and Drycus Du Plessis are currently ranked fifth and tenth in the UFC middle division rankings, respectively.