Brad ‘One Punch’ Pickett is an English born and bred flyweight MMA fighter. Currently in his mid-thirties, Brad the former Cage Rage British Featherweight Champion has been dubbed as one to watch by UFC president Dana White. Honed his skills through competing in WEC, Cage Rage, BodogFIGHT, Dynamite!! USA and UFC promotions.
Pickett grew up with soccer in his heart. A real passion for the beautiful game, Brad wanted to increase his upper body strength and took up boxing. Brad’s natural ability was noticed immediately. A mere 12 weeks after beginning the sport he was offered his first bout. Victorious through a first round knockout, Brad was suddenly the owner of an 11-1 amateur career record.
A soccer related injury saw Brad to take some time away from Boxing. With hopes to return with the same passion for the sport he once had, it wasn’t until Brad was introduced to mixed martial arts through the Elite Fighting System in South London did he realize his true desire. Being beaten brutally by a 16 year old, Brad knew what he had to achieve.
After finding his spiritual home, utilizing his stand up and striking experience, Brad Pickett currently fights out of Coconut Creak, Florida, has a professional MMA record of 24-10, 7 of his victories through knockout.
As with many MMA fighters, Brad Pickett is one with huge persona. His unique ring entry music ‘Wallop’ By Chas & Dave alongside his string vest, cutoff jeans and trillby hat, alongside his ‘One Punch’ nickname are testament to his grandfather and one that sets him apart from the rest.
Brad has joined the ranks at Venum Fight Team and has helped us progress our training equipment and gear to a new level. Want to harness “One Punch” power in training? Head over to the Venum Fight store.