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  1. Welcome Back Thiago AlvesRead the original story

    Yesterday | BloodyElbow

    ... Those who remember Alves' effective counter-wrestling and vicious 8-limbed onslaught against Josh Koscheck and Matt Hughes might see how those skills could create problems for fighters such as Tyrone Woodley, Jake Ellenberger, Hector Lombard and ...


  2. Should Big Nog retire after knockout loss to Roy Nelson?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Cage Pages

    ... apparent. Now may be time for 'the talk', which Dana White has sensibly had with the likes of Chuck Liddell and Matt Hughes in the past. Though Nogueira may not go out on a high, he will save himself from further damage. Watching a once-incredible ...


  3. Dana White, Ronda Rousey say Gina Carano deserves an immediate title shotRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 |

    ... the company took the last time a champion vs. legend opportunity presented itself, with then-welterweight champ Matt Hughes vs. pioneer Royce Gracie in 2006. "Royce doesn't give a s--- about titles and stuff like that," White said. "He didn't want ...


  4. Georges St-Pierre vacates UFC welterweight championship, walks away from MMARead the original story

    Dec 13, 2013 |

    ... Georges St-Pierre first won the UFC welterweight title in 2006 with a win over UFC Hall of Fame member Matt Hughes but was defeated in his first title defense by Matt Serra. St-Pierre then became the interim UFC welterweight champion in 2007 at UFC ...


  5. The 411 MMA Top 10 4.06.14: Top 10 Careers That Were Cut ShortRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 |

    ... own will, mainly injuries. So there aren't any fighters this week that retired due to old age or lack of chin (Matt Hughes), left MMA for other careers (Gina Carano), or just didn't feel like fighting anymore (Phillip Miller). This also only goes ...


  6. Royce Gracie Confirms Altercation with Eddie Bravo, Challenges Him to a FightRead the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | BleacherReport

    ... positive for anabolic steroids following the fight. That was on the heels of Royce's destruction by the hands of Matt Hughes back at UFC 60. I wouldn't expect Bravo to compete in anything that involves striking, so it looks like we're in for another ...


  7. UFC vet Matt Riddle to take on Brazilian MMA legend Pele Landi-Jons for Titan FC titleRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | BloodyElbow

    ... for his epic two-bout feud with BJJ'er Jorge "Macaco" Patino in 1996-97. He would go on to beat two UFC champs (Matt Hughes and Pat Miletich) and take the much larger Chuck Liddell to a hard-fought decision loss, but after a disappointing 0-2 run in ...


  8. Matt Riddle vs. Jose Landi-Jons set for Titan FC welterweight titleRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 |

    ... tion and sign with Titan FC. Coming off a quick knockout win in Brazil, "Pele" holds victories over the likes of Matt Hughes , Alexander Shlemenko , Pat Miletich on his record.


  9. BE's Baddest Greatest Submission Fighter Tournament: #1 Demian Maia vs #4 Masakazu ImanariRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | BloodyElbow

    ... match-up: #1 Demian Maia vs. #4 Masakazu Imanari. Vote now! Well that was unexpected. The Royce Gracie vs. Matt Hughes match-up turned out to be an incredible nail-bitter that went absolutely down to the wire. The final score? Royce Gracie: 41. Matt ...


  10. Josh Koscheck Embracing Life Outside Fighting For Time BeingRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 |

    ... - including two via finish. However, he is just two years removed from a stretch that included wins over Matt Hughes, Anthony Johnson and Paul Daley. "I've been training my whole life. I've never had a break," he said. "I feel like I need to get ...


  11. BE's Baddest Greatest Submission Fighter Tournament: #3 Royce Gracie vs #7 Matt HughesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | BloodyElbow

    ... to determine the Greatest MMA Submission Fighter of All Time. Today's match-up: #3 Royce Gracie vs. #7 Matt Hughes. Vote now! All hail the Last Emperor. Fedor Emelianenko has made it through to the next round, taking out leglock beast Rousimar ...


  12. ReelTime Partners/TurnLeft Productions Completes Filming of UFC...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Digital Post Production

    ... multiple weight classes. In early 2004, following his back-to-back submission victories over Takanori Gomi and Matt Hughes, Penn was simultaneously ranked number one in the two different divisions; lightweight and welterweight (the only fighter to ...


  13. Jack Slack's Best Of: Body ShotsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | BleacherReport

    ... on was the fact that Penn struggles to take a body shot. It was shown for the first time in his second bout with Matt Hughes, where Hughes kicked the body, then targeted it with elbows from inside the guard. Penn gassed out and Hughes picked up the ...


  14. BE's Baddest Greatest Submission Fighter Tournament: #2 Fedor Emelianenko vs #3 Rousimar PalharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | BloodyElbow

    ... some excellent discussion. All four #1 seeds have moved on to the Sweet 16, with only one real upset so far, in Matt Hughes taking our Ronda Rousey . Now, the next round begins as we begin looking towards the Elite 8. Up first is the man chosen by ...


  15. Frankie Edgar vs BJ Penn headliner set for TUF 19 Finale on July 6 in Las VegasRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 | MMA Mania

    ... retain, the lightweight title at UFC 112 and UFC 118 back in 2010. Penn rebounded with a welterweight win over Matt Hughes at UFC 123, only to get worked over in his next three bouts against Jon Fitch (draw), Nick Diaz (decision) and Rory MacDonald ...


  16. Frankie Edgar vs. BJ Penn III confirmed as TUF 19 Finale main eventRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 19 | BloodyElbow

    ... fought since Rory MacDonald dispatched him with consummate ease in December 2012. Penn's last win came against Matt Hughes in 2010, which, to give you an idea of how long it's been since his last victory: the WEC still existed, Jon Jones wasn't ...


  17. The Greatest MMA News Column 03.18.14: The Welterweight Title PictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 17 |

    ... was overtaken by Carlos Newton. The new titleholder proved to be nothing more than a transitional champion to Matt Hughes, a Miletich protege. Hughes became the most dominant champion UFC had ever known and was widely regarded as one of the finest ...


  18. Five Quick Rounds 03.18.14: UFC 171, Bellator 112, Beards Win Championships, MoreRead the original story

    Monday Mar 17 |

    ... featured two men with incredible stories and at least one with incredible facial hair. Robbie Lawler is the Matt Hughes protege who was a top welterweight ten years ago and, after a rough few years fighting at middleweight, he returned to the UFC ...


  19. BE's Baddest Greatest Submission Fighter Tournament: #1 Shinya Aoki vs #8 Jake ShieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 17 | BloodyElbow

    ... with little trouble, winning by a colossal score of 44-4. Up next, Royce tries to gain vengeance against #7 seed Matt Hughes . Today, the tournament's overall #1 seed Shinya Aoki finally steps into action. He will bring his magical pants in to the ...


  20. Hendricks wins welterweight title in UFC 171 thriller over LawlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2014 |

    ... title match didn't involved St-Pierre, and the first time since 2001 that either St-Pierre or UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes weren't in the title match. Hendricks dropped to his knees in joy when Bruce Buffer declared him the new UFC welterweight ...