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  • 5 days ago
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First there was Matt Hughes, who had two stints as the UFC's welterweight champion for a total of 1,577 days. He clobbered opponent after opponent as he became the first great welterweight champion of the modern UFC era. Then there was Georges St-Pierre, who, like Hughes, had multiple stints as the welterweight king. St-Pierre absolutely dominated a majority of his opponents en route to surpassing Hughes as the longest-reigning welterweight champion to ever be. His 2,204 total days as champion s read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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He walked away with an unforgettable story, but The Expendables 3 director Patrick Hughes found out the hard way that nerves make UFC women's bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey awfully feisty. During an interview with HitFix.com earlier this month, Hughes told the story of how Rousey, who played Luna in The Expendables 3, broke one of his ribs before filming a fight scene in the movie that hit theaters on Aug. 15. Ronda's first time ever on camera was the scene with Sly at a bar, and she's really s read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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Patrick Hughes, director of Expendables 3, say Ronda Rousey broke his rib on their first day of shooting. Ronda Rousey may have only appeared in one film, thus far in her Hollywood career, but she's already making a name for herself on set. At least that's the tale Patrick Hughes, director of Expendables 3 is spinning to Yard Barker. Hughes went on the record to say that, in an ill advised attempt to calm Ronda's nerves pre-shoot, he offered to do a little sparring with the UFC's bantamweight ch read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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The UFC released a statement on Tuesday morning which stated that President Dana White apologized to judge Hughes following an internal review that found a “breach of independent regulatory protocol.’ On Saturday night, UFC President Dana White removed one of the UFC Fight Night: Macau judges, Howard Hughes, from cageside and had him replaced after White suggested that he was incompetent and incapable of fulfilling his duties as an official. It would later be determined that White had commit a g read news >>

  • 25 days ago
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White stirred up controversy last weekend at the "Bisping vs. Le" event overseas when he bounced judge Howard Hughes, simply because he didn't agree with his scorecards. A move that was found to violate the promotion's rules of self regulation. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White went above and beyond his powers as a promoter last Saturday (Aug. 23, 2014) in Macau, China, when he relieved a judge of his duties at UFC Fight Night 48, following a pair of questionable scorecar read news >>

  • 26 days ago
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UFC President Dana White removed judge Howard Hughes from duty on last Saturday's (Aug. 23, 2014) UFC Fight Night 48 card after having an issue with his scoring of the first two fights. That wouldn't have happened if the fight card was in the United States, and shouldn't have happened, period. Something pretty significant happened in mixed martial arts (MMA) over this past weekend. No, it wasn't Michael Bisping's fourth-round technical knockout win over a badly-battered Cung Le (see the pic here read news >>

  • 28 days ago
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MACAU – After he was involved in a pair of controversial decisions to start UFC Fight Night 48, judge Howard Hughes was told to take the remainder of the night off by UFC President Dana White.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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And the former nine-time champion is imploring the bitter rivals to stop talking about their melee on Twitter. Much to the dismay of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier were involved in an insane brawl during their first staredown at yesterday's (Aug., 4, 2014) media day. See the MUST-WATCH video right here. But the fight didn't end there, as "Bones" and "DC" took to Twitter to dissect the melee and continue the trash talk. Bad move, according read news >>

  • a month ago
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Matt Hughes, the UFC VP of Athlete Development, says Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier's brawl was 'bad for the sport'. Some UFC officials seemed to have been okay with the brawl between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier that would certainly drive up interest on their upcoming UFC 178 bout. Count Matt Hughes as one of those who were disappointed in the whole situation. The current Vice President of Athlete Development, is also tasked with overseeing fighter conduct and when he saw both Jones and Cormier s read news >>

  • a month ago
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Former UFC champion Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie will compete once again - this time it is in a grappling match at ADCC 2015. After meeting in the UFC octagon several years ago, Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie will collide once again in a grappling contest at the Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) Submission Wrestling World Championships next year. "It's a done deal," Gracie told MMAFighting.com. "Matt asked to compete again at the ADCC and they offered me this wonderful fight. I wasn't expecting for thi read news >>

  • a month ago
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Move over Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz, another "super fight" is coming in 2015. Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva aren't the only ones ending their hiatus from combat sports competition, as former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight titleholder Matt Hughes plans on doing the same in 2015. But it won't be inside the world-famous Octagon. Hughes has been booked to take on Renzo Gracie in a grappling "super fight" at the prestigious Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) in 2015. Renzo himself anno read news >>

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