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  1. B.J. Penn says his greatest career moment didn't come in MMARead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    ... UFC fights via violent knockouts despite his jiu-jitsu pedigree. Penn (16-10-2) would go on to earn wins over Matt Hughes (twice), Jens Pulver , Renzo Gracie , Diego Sanchez , Kenny Florian , Matt Serra and Takanori Gomi . He won the UFC title at ...

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  2. UFC 189 Notebook: Lost in the ShadowRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sherdog

    Only eight men have held the undisputed Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight crown: Pat Miletich , Carlos Newton , Matt Hughes , B.J. Penn , Georges St. Pierre , Matt Serra , Johnny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler . However, one of the most coveted prizes in MMA has become something of a forgotten piece to the UFC 189 puzzle, lost in the hoopla surrounding a Jose Aldo - Conor McGregor showdown that now may never happen.

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  3. B.J. Penn misses 'being the baddest man on the planet,' but not training campsRead the original story

    Friday | MMAFighting.com

    ... classes (lightweight and welterweight). Penn (16-10-2) was a pro MMA fighter for 13 years and owns wins over Matt Hughes (twice), Renzo Gracie , Matt Serra , Diego Sanchez and Kenny Florian . The Hawaiian now only watches the UFC for big title ...

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  4. Renzo Gracie forced out of ADCC match with Matt HughesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | BloodyElbow

    Grappling icon Renzo Gracie has been forced to pull out of his ADCC supermatch against Matt Hughes due to injury. Today, ADCC's recent woes were further compounded with news that MMA pioneer, Renzo Gracie has been forced to pull out of his special attraction match with former UFC champion Matt Hughes .

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  5. Former UFC fighter Josh Koscheck joins BellatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Isportsweb.com

    ... Georges St-Pierre. He lost to St-Pierre by unanimous decision and rebounded with a knockout of UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes and a close victory over Mike Pierce. Koscheck went on to finish his contract with disappointing results. It is a new day ...

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  6. Renzo Gracie injury cancels Matt Hughes rematch at ADCC 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | MMA Mania

    The Abu Dhabi Combat Club Submission Wrestling World Championship, which takes place from Aug. 28-30, 2015, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, just lost its previously announced "super fight" between former Ultimate Fighting Championship rivals Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie. Hughes defeated Gracie via technical knockout back in 2010 and the Brazilian was gunning for revenge; however, a knee injury has sidelined him for the foreseeable future and the former PRIDE star could be facing surgery, according to a report from MMA Fighting .

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  7. Renzo Gracie injured, match versus Matt Hughes off ADCC 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | MMAFighting.com

    Gracie and Hughes, who fought each other at UFC 112 in 2010, were set to grapple at the upcoming edition of the Abu Dhabi Combat Club Submission Wrestling World Championship on Aug. 29 and 30 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, but MMAFighting.com has learned that the match is cancelled with Gracie injured. According to ADCC officials, Gracie will have to undergo surgery to fix a knee injury.

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  8. Bellator signs former UFC star Josh KoscheckRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | MMAFighting.com

    ... welterweights in the world. He fought Georges St-Pierre for the UFC 170 -pound title in 2010 and owns wins over Matt Hughes , Anthony Johnson and Diego Sanchez . Koscheck and his managers Bob Cook and DeWayne Zinkin have a long history with Bellator ...

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  9. Josh Koscheck signs with Bellator MMARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Cage Pages

    ... the Octagon, which includes a shot at the UFC Welterweight Championship. He holds notable wins over Mike Pierce, Matt Hughes, Paul Daley, Anthony Johnson, Frank Trigg, Chris Lytle, and Diego Sanchez. With Bellator 142: Dynamite set to take place at ...

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  10. Dear UFC - Please Bring MMA To St. LouisRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | BloodyElbow

    ... for someone to get an idea of my location rather than saying west bumblefuck IL. Fun fact, the first college Matt Hughes wrestled for (formerly BAC, now known as SWIC) is not 5 minutes from my front door. You know who else is from St. Louis? Chuck ...

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  11. 9-Time UFC Welterweight Champion and Hall of Famer Matt Hughes Takes On the Arctic Cat FactoryRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 | SnoWest

    Arctic Cat hosted nine-time UFC Welterweight Champion and Hall of Famer Matt Hughes as part of an UNCAGED episode of his un-scripted reality show that's based on his life and hunting adventures. Typically, Hughes travels the world in pursuit of some of the world's most challenging big game species, but the half-hour UNCAGED program, which airs on the Sportsman Channel, followed Hughes as he traveled to the Arctic Cat factory in Thief River Falls, MN.

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  12. Ben Rothwell blasts Dana White: 'UFC doesn't give a sh-t about me'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | MMA Mania

    ... these people and I don't even know who they are. You've got the champions coming, you've got the veterans, Matt Hughes and Chuck Liddell, awesome. Then there's a group of people who are signing and I don't even know who they are. Really? I want to ...

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  13. Ben Rothwell tries to get Dana White's attention: 'UFC kind of doesn't give a s--- about me'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | MMAFighting.com

    ... these people and I don't even know who they are. You've got the champions coming, you've got the veterans, Matt Hughes and Chuck Liddell , awesome. Then there's a group of people who are signing and I don't even know who they are. Really? I want to ...

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  14. TCU players credit psychologist for helping them focus on winning routineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... point in the season. On Sunday, after TCU's loss to N.C. State the day before, Cain showed the team a video of Matt Hughes' UFC 52 fight against Frank Trigg, where Hughes took an illegal knee to the groin that was not seen by the referee. He ...

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  15. UFC Fight Night 67 predictionsRead the original story

    May 30, 2015 | MMAFighting.com

    ... early and Condit late, basically. Alves isn't quite the dynamic force he was when he was beating the likes of Matt Hughes , but he's still pretty potent early. His outside low kick counters are deadly and his output remains uncomfortably high for ...

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  16. UFC Fight Night 67 Free Fight: Thiago Alves Flying Knee, TKOs UFC Hall of FamerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | MMA Weekly

    Thiago Alves was streaking towards a title shot when he faced Matt Hughes at UFC 85, and the flying knee that led to a TKO stoppage of the UFC Hall of Famer certainly helped cement his contender status. Alves steps into the UFC Fight Night 67 main event on May 30 to welcome Carlos Condit back to the Octagon.

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  17. Frank Trigg says you shouldn't feel sorry for Jones, 'he's a grown ass man'Read the original story

    May 26, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Frank Trigg is soon to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame for his role in the second Matt Hughes fight at UFC 52. Trigg and Hughes rocked the MMA world with their welterweight championship clash in 2005. Trigg almost dethroned Hughes with a rear-naked choke in the first round but was to be finished by the welterweight kingpin just moments later with the same submission.

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  18. Former 2-Division Champ B.J. Penn to Be Inducted into UFC Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... broadcast. After failed lightweight title runs in 2002 and 2003, Penn moved up to welterweight in order to face Matt Hughes for the 170-pound title in what seemed to be a one-off affair. A massive underdog, he shocked fans, and the UFC by submitting ...

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  19. Frank Trigg on UFC's Reebok Deal: If you don't like it, go someplace elseRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    Frank Trigg is going to be inducted to the UFC Hall of Fame 'fight' wing for his classic title bout against Matt Hughes . That was the main talking point when the former top contender appeared on Submission Radio, but he did also tackle a bunch of interesting topics as well.

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  20. BJ Penn to be inducted to UFC Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... fighters of his era. Also to be inducted in the Hall of Fame are: Bas Rutten for the Pioneer Era; Matt Hughes vs. Frank Trigg II for Fight; and Jeff Blatnick as a Contributor. They will be honored in the 2015 Induction Ceremony which will take place ...

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