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What is a gatekeeper in fighting?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. In boxing, kickboxing and mixed martial arts, a gatekeeper is a skillful and well-regarded fighter, but one who does not have the popularity or brilliance of a title contender.

What did Dana White say about Kevin Holland?

White thinks Holland’s level of vocality as he was being taken down and losing rounds to Brunson was triggered by breaking under the pressure of the stage. “I think that was a mental breakdown,” UFC president Dana White told Yahoo! Sports.Mar 21, 2021

What was Kevin Holland saying?

Ahead of the UFC Vegas 22 fight against Derek Brunson, Kevin Holland told BT Sport that he will not stop talking trash no matter how the fight unfolds: “Talk the talk, walk the walk, big mouth, big action Whatever you wanna call it, you know. I am gonna run that mouth.Mar 21, 2021

Was Derek Brunson a cheerleader?

Brunson was a competitive cheerleader and also wrestled at John T. Hoggard High School under coach Dan Willis. Brunson was a 3-time Division II All-American wrestler from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke. When he finished college he immediately turned his attention to mixed martial arts.