Brendan Allen secures a split decision win against Chris Curtis: “What’s up? Dricus”

Brendan Allen claimed a spectacular win, wants the middleweight champion Dricus Du Plessis next.

by Aryan Lakhani
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Brendan Allen secures a split decision win against Chris Curtis: “What’s up? Dricus”
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The thrilling rematch between Brendan Allen and Chris Curtis was nothing less than spectacular. Vengeance was the real winner! Brendan Allen successfully avenged his bitter knockout loss with a split-decision win in the rematch.

The middleweight division never stops becoming more interesting, owing to the rising contenders. After claiming a tough win, Brendan Allen called out Dricus Du Plessis and expressed an insatiable hunger to claim a title shot.

It will be interesting to see who Brendan Allen ends up fighting next; it would be fair to assume that he will fight someone from the top 5.

Chris Curtis had moments of domination but was heavily injured.

This clash could potentially lead to a trilogy that could take place in the near future.

Brendan Allen calls out Dricus Du Plessis

“Chris is tough as * ,” Allen said, as quoted by mmafighting.com.

“He’s short, it’s tough to get shots on him. Short notice, hats off to Chris. Where’s that title shot? Ain’t nobody got the streak I got. What’s up? Dricus [du Plessis] you know I’m going to whoop that * .

Come get this business. If I can’t get Dricus, Sean [Strickland] let’s run it back”.

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