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  1. UFC 189's Mike Swick thought 'fighting was going be over' after 2012 KO lossRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | MMAFighting.com

    Mike Swick thought the end had come three years ago, when mid-revival Matt Brown caught him clean on the chin and millions of FOX viewers witnessed firsthand exactly how far Swick had fallen. That outing, for however devastating it was at the time, served as notice for Swick this his two-fight comeback run may not have been as viable of an idea as he first envisioned.

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  2. Josh Burkman vs. Dong-Hyun Kim: What We Learned from UFC 187 TiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | BleacherReport

    ... a troublesome opponent for anybody at 170 pounds. Hopefully, he knows it. Comebacks are all the rage these days. Matt Brown, Robbie Lawler, Andrei Arlovski...the list goes on. The former Mr. Arianny Celeste wanted to be a part of that group but, ...

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  3. UFC Fight Night: Edgar vs. Faber - Idiot's Guide Preview to Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Neil MagnyRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | BloodyElbow

    ... no doubt that he's becoming a moderate threat to the denizens of welterweight. Think a less versatile version of Matt Brown before his immortality switch was flipped on. 2. Magny is another fighter who is slowly developing into a fighter who is ...

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  4. Managers expected to meet next week in Las Vegas to discuss business of MMARead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | MMAFighting.com

    ... to work together." Two others who are planning on attending: Robert Roveta of Denaro Sports , who manages Matt Brown, Dustin Poirier and Shawn Jordan, as well as Brian Butler-Au of SuckerPunch Entertainment , who represents Joanna Jedrzejczyk, Carla ...

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  5. UFC Fantasy Matchmaker: May 2015 EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | BleacherReport

    ... is on a mission to accomplish that task in the quickest way possible. The 31-year-old Texas transplant defeated Matt Brown at UFC 185 back in March and his win over "The Immortal" put him on the short list of potential contenders to face the winner ...

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  6. Manager: Johny Hendricks wants no part in UFC fight against Tyron WoodleyRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | MMA Mania

    ... Hendricks wants that fight, to be honest with you." Hendricks recently got back on the winning track by defeating Matt Brown at UFC 185 earlier this year ( full video replay here ) after losing his title to Robbie Lawler at UFC 181 last December. As ...

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  7. Matt Brown on 'Selfish' Jon Jones: I don't really wish anything good for him at this pointRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | BloodyElbow

    While several fighters have come to Jon Jones ' defence following his hit-and-run incident several weeks ago, Matt Brown certainly isn't one of them. The UFC welterweight did not shy away from providing a detailed explanation as to why he believes Jones is selfish and deserving of the position he has placed himself in.

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  8. Morning Report: Matt Brown applauds UFC for stripping 'selfish' Jon...Read the original story

    Friday May 8 | MMAFighting.com

    UFC welterweight Matt Brown isn't happy with Jon Jones , but it doesn't mean he doesn't want to see the former light heavyweight champ ever fight again. Jones was suspended indefinitely last week and stripped of his title by the UFC following his alleged involvement in a felony hit and and run auto accident in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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  9. UFC 189: Jake Ellenberger vs Stephen Thompson set for July 11 in Las VegasRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | MMA Mania

    ... In fact, "Wonderboy" has been racking up the wins left and right with his lone blemish coming at the hands of Matt Brown in only his second fight inside the Octagon. UFC 189 will be headlined by a featherweight title bout, as division champion Jose ...

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  10. Jake Ellenberger vs. Stephen Thompson slated for UFC 189Read the original story

    Thursday May 7 | MMAFighting.com

    Stephen Thompson , winner of his last four bouts, is set to meet welterweight veteran Jake Ellenberger at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on July 11. The UFC announced the match-up following a report by Undefeated since his MMA first loss, a unanimous decision versus Matt Brown in 2012, Thompson enters the Octagon coming off wins over Nah-shon Burrell, Chris Clements , Robert Whittaker and Patrick Cote . Ellenberger , on the other hand, tapped former title contender Josh Koscheck to bounce back from a three-fight skid, which included a decision to Rory MacDonald and stoppages against Robbie Lawler and Kelvin Gastelum .

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  11. Jake Ellenberger draws Stephen Thompson for welterweight bout at UFC 189 in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Cage Pages

    ... Cote in September at UFC 178. "Wonderboy" is on a 4-fight winning streak since suffering his first loss to Matt Brown. The former undefeated kickboxing champion is 5-1 in the UFC with three (T)KO wins in the Octagon under his belt. UFC 189 will be ...

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  12. Manager says Johny Hendricks 'wants no part' of Tyron WoodleyRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | MMAFighting.com

    ... Hyun Kim . Hendricks (17-3) lost the title to Robbie Lawler at UFC 181 last December, but rebounded by beating Matt Brown via unanimous decision at UFC 185 in March. Lawler is defending his title against Rory MacDonald at UFC 189 on July 11 in Las ...

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  13. Is Tim Means in over His Head Against Matt Brown?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | BleacherReport

    ... he has come up short each time. He lacks a signature win over a top-level opponent. So it's fair to suggest that Matt Brown vs Tim Means? Think very carefully about who you want to pick in your prediction columns, MMA media. Means WILL yell at you ...

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  14. Jorge Masvidal: Matches to Make for Him in the Welterweight DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | BleacherReport

    ... amount of time in both weight classes and was recently linked to a return to the welterweight division opposite Matt Brown. That matchup fell through, but there is still a chance that UFC matchmakers would be able to talk might benefit from his own ...

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  15. UFC cuts four fighters from its rosterRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | BloodyElbow

    ... after winning two straight outside the promotion. A run of four straight wins ensued, including a submission over Matt Brown in 2011, only to be ended by a decision loss to Mike Pierce . Baczynski is 1-5 in his last 6 and suffered an 8 second KO ...

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  16. Tyron Woodley interview: 'I'm not Donald Cerrone, I'm trying to fight for a world title'Read the original story

    Friday May 1 | MMA Mania

    ... Hendricks is ranked No. 1 in the world and is fresh off of his one-sided drubbing of perennial tough guy Matt Brown . "Bigg Rigg" has always been in the mix for a title shot, and now he knows he has to earn his way back , which is something that ...

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  17. Johny Hendricks Shrugs off Criticism, Will Do Whatever It Takes to Reclaim TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | BleacherReport

    Johny Hendricks caught a bit of static following his unanimous decision victory over Matt Brown at UFC 185 back in March. That said, the former welterweight champion isn't going to allow criticism to sway the way he aims to get the job done inside the Octagon.

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  18. Edson Barboza wants Nate Diaz fight, won't rule out drop to featherweightRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | MMA Mania

    Now that Tim Means has stepped in to fill the void left behind by Nate Diaz, who was expected to face Matt Brown at UFC 189 on July 11, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada, Edson Barboza is hoping to capitalize on the opportunity by asking for a "good fight" against the former top contender. And Diaz won't have to feel "strong armed" this time around, as Edson tells MMA Junkie that if the Stockton slugger is up for the challenge, he is willing to fight The Ultimate Fighter 5 champ as soon as possible.

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  19. Erick Silva vs. Rick Story reportedly to headline TUF: Brazil 4 finale card in Sao PauloRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... first ever win streak in his 10 fight UFC career. His previous main event appearance was a 3rd round TKO loss to Matt Brown last May. A 17 fight veteran of the Octagon, and 11th on the UFC's official rankings, Story finds himself in a similar spot, ...

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  20. Surging Veteran Tim Means Draws Dangerous UFC 189 Assignment Against Matt BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Rant MMA

    An impressive win streak has landed UFC veteran Tim Means the most high-profile opportunity of his career for his next Octagon appearance. After Nate Diaz balked at a previously announced UFC 189 bout against Matt Brown , stating that he'd never contractually agreed to the matchup, Means gets the call to face "The Immortal" in Las Vegas.

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