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  • 13 days ago
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Early on, it'd be crazy to say that Johny Hendricks doesn't finish fights. "Bigg Rigg" gained a reputation as one of the most dangerous knockout artists in all of mixed martial arts (MMA), let alone the welterweight division, thanks to devastating finishes over Jon Fitch, Martin Kampmann, and Charlie Brenneman, just to name a few. And though former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion Matt Hughes recognizes Hendricks as a true finisher, he seems to think "Bigg Rigg" is now read news >>

  • a month ago
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Georges St. Pierre hasn't officially announced a comeback, but the former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight kingpin already has people lining up to welcome him back into the Octagon. Chief among them is Matt Brown. The hard-hitting fighter told FOX Sports that he's in the right position to be the one to welcome "Rush" back to the 170-pound division, seeing as how "Immortal" believes the talented French-Canadian isn't going to be fighting the champion in his first fight back. His read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Matt Hughes, who now works as a VP of Athlete Development for the UFC, thinks Georges St-Pierre should just hang up the gloves for good. Georges St-Pierre is still undecided whether he would eventually come back from his extended layoff or not, but a fellow long time UFC welterweight champion had some friendly advice for him. Matt Hughes spoke about St-Pierre, and despite now holding a VP job with the UFC, he thinks one of the promotion's biggest stars should just 'get out' and hang it up for go read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes said back in February that he'd be surprised to see fellow former champion Georges St-Pierre actually make a return to the Octagon. Now, Hughes is urging his former rival to make his competitive hiatus permanent. "The UFC would hate me saying this but I'm going to say it anyway," Hughes told Canada.com (via MMA Mania). "If I was GSP, I'd probably hang them up. Here I am a guy that lost my (last) two fights and I'd love to get back in there (to finish read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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"Rush" left on a high note -- 12 straight wins -- a remarkable achievement that has his former nemesis a bit jealous. After defending his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title for a division-record ninth consecutive time against Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 in Nov. 2013, Georges St-Pierre announced that he would relinquish his title and take an indefinite leave of absence from mixed martial arts (MMA). Because according to the former champion, the pressure and his battle with obs read news >>

  • a year ago
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UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre faces Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 on Nov. 16. Take a look back and his TKO of Matt Hughes to win the title at UFC 65 from November 2006. read news >>

  • a year ago
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Georges St-Pierre's first shot at a UFC welterweight title ended in disappointment. In the second, though, he got his revenge on Matt Hughes and solidified his standing as one of the world's top welterweights. read news >>

  • a year ago
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UFC Hall of Famer and former welterweight champion Matt Hughes has fought Georges St-Pierre three times and gives his insight into the UFC 158 main event between St-Pierre and Nick Diaz. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Georges St-Pierre isn't a finisher? Check out the full fight video of his UFC 79 victory over Matt Hughes if you think that GSP can't finish fights. read news >>

  • 6 years ago
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Although a herniated disc has kept UFC welterweight champion Matt “The Terror” Serra (9-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC) sidelined and out of competition since his shocking upset victory over Georges St. Pierre (15-2 MMA, 9-2 UFC) last April, the native New Yorker vows his back will not be an issue in their rematch at UFC 84. read news >>

  • 2 days ago
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As the recent UFC class action lawsuit has provided a serious pushback for fighters against the UFC, more are coming forward now, with their own stories of potentially poor conduct. Back in 2003, Pete Spratt was one of the better known welterweight fighters in MMA. He was fresh off a defeat of Robbie Lawler at UFC 42, and all lined up do be the next in line for a shot at Matt Hughes, despite his 2-1 record in the UFC (these were very different times). But, that title shot never came to be. At th read news >>

  • 9 days ago
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Join Knockout Radio for the podcast of their Dec. 11 broadcast that features UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes and former champion Frankie Edgar. read news >>

  • 9 days ago
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On this week’s episode of Majority Draw Radio, debate over the pros and cons of the CM Punk signing, plus UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes joins the show. read news >>

  • 12 days ago
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UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes discusses Robbie Lawler’s UFC 181 title win last Saturday night, as well as why he believes a trilogy fight should be favoured over a Rory MacDonald rematch. read news >>

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