Fighting his second fight at his new home in the lightweight weight class, the Spaniard was able to pull off a first round peruvian necktie against Jeremy Castro in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania at Cage Fury Fighting Championship 23. After a minute of trading punches and kicks on their feet, Brenneman took the fight to the ground and locked in a winning submission to keep him undefeated at lightweight. The journey continues...
Stay tuned for details on the Spaniard's next fight!
UFC: PREPARED FOR ANYTHING
Thomas Gerbasi interviews the Spaniard, covering his rollercoaster year of winning, losing, and everything in between.
Read the announcements of Brenneman's signing with the UFC on these popular MMA websites.
INTERVIEW WITH SHERDOG.COM
Brian Knapp of Sherdog.com interviewed Charlie about obstacles that he had to overcome to make it to where he is today in the world of MMA. Click the link below to read the full interview. Special thanks to Ben Brenneman for setting up the interview with Brian.
Ultimate MMA (magazine) recently printed a short article on the Spaniard in their latest edition available on news stands now. The article was written by Brian Knapp, writer and contributor to Sherdog.com and ESPN.com. Find it on newsstands now.
ARTICLE FROM SHERDOG.COM
Sherdog.com posted a write-up on the Spaniard's win against Phillip Wyman at VFL's "Broadway Street Brawlers 2" where he obtained the Welterweight Championship belt.
Charlie had the privilege of meeting undefeated 4x NCAA champion and olympic gold medalist Cael Sanderson. Cael was then happy to represent Brenneman by throwing on one of his good-looking t-shirts.
BRENNEMAN TO INTERN WITH H.I.T. SQUAD!
The Spaniard traveled to Matt Hughes' H.I.T. Squad Gym in Granite City, IL, to do his internship for his Master's Degree. He was there for five weeks from mid July '08 to the end of August '08.
TRAINING IN SPAIN...
Brenneman spent a week in Madrid training at a local gym where Fabricio Werdum trains when in Spain. He sharpened his BJJ skills while there and made some new friends in the process.
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