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

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

    Monday | 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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  3. Frank Trigg on UFC's Reebok Deal: If you don't like it, go someplace elseRead the original story

    Monday | 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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  4. 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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  5. The Prodigy! Former two-division UFC champion BJ Penn to be inducted into Hall of FameRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | MMA Mania

    ... which you can watch in the video above. The legendary Hawaiian will join Bas Rutten , Jeff Blatnick and the Matt Hughes and Frank Trigg rematch as the 2015 inductees. The HOF induction ceremony will go down during International Fight Week, which ...

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  6. B.J. Penn Joins 2015 UFC Hall of Fame ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | MMA Weekly

    ... success in a number of weight classes. Penn's first UFC championship came at welterweight, when he choked out Matt Hughes in the first round at UFC 46 in January 2004. He spent the next two years competing outside of the organization. Penn returned ...

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  7. B.J. Penn to Be Inducted into UFC Hall of Fame's Modern Era WingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Sherdog

    ... for the UFC Hall of Fame." Penn joins Bas Rutten (Pioneers wing), Jeff Blatnick (Contributors wing) and Matt Hughes - Frank Trigg 2 (Fights wing) as the newest inductees in the UFC's revamped Hall of Fame concept. All four honorees will be enshrined ...

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  8. Hughes vs. Trigg Rematch and Jeff Blatnick First New Era UFC Hall of Fame InducteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | MMA Weekly

    The first inductees for the new look UFC Hall of Fame have been announced. Jeff Blatnick - a key personality during the UFC's formative years - and the April 2005 rematch between Matt Hughes and Frank Trigg will be inducted as in this year's Contributor and Fight categories, respectively.

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  9. Jeff Blatnick, Hughes-Trigg 2 to Be Inducted into UFC's Hall of Fame in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sherdog

    The UFC 's revamped Hall of Fame has its first two inductees. The Las Vegas-based promotion announced on Wednesday that Jeff Blatnick will be enter the contributors wing, while the UFC 52 rematch between Matt Hughes and Frank Trigg will be enshrined in the fight wing.

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  10. Jeff Blatnick, Matt Hughes vs. Frank Trigg II inducted into revamped UFC Hall of FameRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | BloodyElbow

    ... edition of the UFC's Hall of Fame. In the contributors wing is the late Jeff Blatnick, while the rematch between Matt Hughes and Frank Trigg at UFC 52 (April 2005) is the first entry into the fight wing. The announcements of both additions were made ...

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  11. National wrestling champ sentenced to 60 years for knowingly spreading HIVRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | BloodyElbow

    ... oln College in Illinois, which has notable mixed martial arts alumni including Mike Russow and UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes , who boasted a 33-3 record on the mats for the Lynx.

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  12. UFC expanding hall of fame, plans for physical siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Denver Post

    Matt Hughes chokes Ricardo Almeida during the UFC Welterweight bout at Oracle Arena on Aug. 7, 2010 in Oakland, Calif. The 2015 class will be the first to induct a new member in the four different categories the UFC has established.

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  13. OTIS To Sponsor 11 Year Old Shooter Gia RoccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | AmmoLand

    ... exhibition shooters, Aaron & Steve Gould; country music entertainer, Mark Wills; and nine - time MMA champion, Matt Hughes. Otis Technology is known for manufacturing the most advanced gun cleaning systems available. The superior Breech - to - ...

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  14. UFC 186 fight card primer: Demetrious Johnson vs. Kyoji HoriguchiRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... A side in this fight. The champion looks to make his 6th title defense here - only Jose Aldo , GSP, Jon Jones , Matt Hughes , and Anderson Silva have more defenses. Johnson is a fighting champion who likes to get in the cage as much as possible. ...

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  15. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... The 38-year-old Davila had his first pro fight in 1998 and he's fought some big names over the years: Matt Hughes, Jesse Taylor, Pete Spratt, Brock Larson and Gerald Harris. Davila is thrilled to get to put it on the line once again in front of his ...

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  16. Cowboys: Will Visiting Fans Flood AT&T Stadium In 2015?Read the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | TheLandryHat

    ... vs Felix Trinidad, Arturo Gatti vs Mickey Ward, Tommy Hearns vs Marvin Hagler. Maybe I should say B.J. Penn vs Matt Hughes for the MMA crowd. I miss the days of great boxing matches #Fight #FinishTheFight #BoysReadyToRumble But I digress in addition ...

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  17. UFC 186: Who's on the Hot Seat in Montreal This Saturday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | BleacherReport

    With seven wins in a row, Mighty Mouse has become recognized as one of the top pound-for-pound competitors in MMA . Having defended his belt five times, Johnson has already matched the historic UFC title runs by Tito Ortiz and Matt Hughes, and the flyweight champion will look to surpass those this weekend with a win over a title shot in the somewhat shallow 125-pound division anyway.

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  18. Robbie Lawler still improving: 'You've seen little clips of greatness'Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... into me. They just kept at it and it worked out. ... I had a lot of really good training partners, Jens Pulver , Matt Hughes , Pat Miletich . Really good guys that I was able to train with, guys that took me under their wing, let me hang out with ...

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  19. UFC Quick Quote: One phone call from Dana White and Matt Hughes is BACKRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | MMA Mania

    ... it." Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight titleholder and well-deserved UFC hall of famer Matt Hughes still has the itch to compete, despite walking away from mixed martial arts (MMA) in 2013 to become UFC Vice President of ...

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  20. Matt Hughes: 'All it would take is a phone call from Dana and I would be back.'Read the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes talks about a potential comeback, who he'd like to face, PEDs and the likelihood of a returning GSP. It's been two years since Matt Hughes , UFC Hall of Famer and pioneer in the welterweight division, retired from active MMA competition.

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