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A welterweight bout between Matt Brown and Brian Foster now is official for next month's UFC 123 event.
MMAjunkie.com first reported the fighter earlier this month after an injured Rory MacDonald opened the door for Foster.
UFC executives since have made it official for the Nov. 20 card, which takes place at the Palace of Auburn Hills in suburban Detroit.
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AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - On paper, the preliminary card matchup between
Brian Foster and Matt Brown appeared to be a sure-fire candidate for the
UFC 123 "Fight of the Night."
In the cage, the welterweights made good on that promise, and Foster
ultimately walked away with a second-round submission win in am
The Spike-TV broadcast fight served as the featured preliminary card
contest at Saturday's "UFC 123: Rampage vs. Machida" event, which took
place at The Palace o read news >>
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A knee injury has forced Rory MacDonald out of next month's UFC 123 event, and Brian Foster has agreed to step in as a replacement and fight fellow welterweight Matt Brown.
MMAjunkie.com today confirmed the switch with sources close to the show, though UFC officials have not formally announced it.
UFC 123 takes place Nov. 20 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in suburban Detroit. Foster vs. Brown is expected to keep its spot on the night's Spike TV "UFC Prelims" broadcast.
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“The Ultimate Fighter” Season 7 quarter-finalist Matt Brown will toe the line against Brian Foster in a preliminary welterweight matchup at UFC 123 “Rampage vs. Machida” on Nov. 20 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Mich read news >>
Former UFC and Strikeforce main eventer Jake Shields headlines World Series of Fighting 17 against Brian Foster in a #1 contenders bout on NBC Sports tonight. He's headlined one of the biggest events in UFC history and been featured on American broadcast television but tonight Jake Shields may face the most important bout of his career. He's fighting Brian Foster for a shot at the World Series of Fighting world title and a loss may send him spiraling down and out like his WSOF peer Jon Fitch. So read news >>
An injury to Tarec Saffiedine appears to be causing a lot more trouble than expected. When Tarec Saffiedine went down to injury, that was bad news for fight fans. He was slated to take on Matt Brown in the headliner for UFC Fight Night Broomfield, on February 14th. Still, I don't think anyone expected the injury to cause as much upheaval as it has. WW is one of the UFC's deepest division, with nearly 100 fighter signed to their roster at 170lbs, it seemed to be the expected thing that Matt Brown read news >>
Slow down on talks of a Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler trilogy. The UFC announced on Tuesday that rather than getting a chance to reclaim his lost title, Hendricks will instead be slotted against welterweight contender Matt Brown on March 14 at UFC 185 in Dallas, TX. Hendricks (16-3) was initially thought to be next for Lawler after the two fought to a close and contentious split decision in their Dec. 2014 meeting. That fight followed the pair's legendary March 2014 contest, which earned hon read news >>
A groin injury has knocked Tarec Saffiedine out of his scheduled headlining bout against Matt Brown at UFC Fight Night in Broomfield, Colo., on Feb. 14. read news >>
A welterweight fight between Matt Brown and Tarec Saffiedine has been given the five-round main event treatment, as the UFC confirms its place as the February 14th headlining act in Broomfield, Colorado. Originally rumored for a co-main event spot in Sweden, the UFC has moved Matt Brown versus Tarec Saffiedine to the US. During the promotion's "Time is Now" press conference in Las Vegas, Brown vs. Saffiedine was made official for a February 14th Fight Night card in Broomfield, Colorado. The nigh read news >>
The UFC Fight Night in Broomfield will be headlined by a welterweight bout between Matt Brown and Tarec Saffiedine. read news >>
Matt Brown is going to fight fellow welterweight contender Tarec Saffiedine, but it won’t be on the date he originally expected. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Top-ranked welterweights Matt Brown and Tarec Saffiedine are set to tangle on Feb. 14 in the main event of UFC Fight Night in Broomfield, Colorado. UFC President Dana White announced the match-up at Monday's 'The Time is Now' press conference. Brown (19-12), ranked No. 5 on the UFC's media-generated welterweights rankings, looks to rebound after watching his remarkable seven-fight win streak meet its end with a unanimous decision loss against Robbie Lawler. The setback killed what had become a m read news >>
Rebounding welterweight warriors Matt Brown and Tarec Saffiedine will officially hook 'em up in the upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) "Fight Night" main event in Broomfield, Colorado, scheduled for Feb. 14, 2015 inside 1STBANK Center. UFC announced the new headliner on Monday. Brown (19-12) saw his seven-fight win streak come to an end at the hands of division No. 1 contender Robbie Lawler in a five-round bangfest last July on FOX. "The Immortal" didn't slip very far in the official read news >>
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Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown, who have combined for a career 32 knockouts, went toe-to-toe in the Octagon with a welterweight title shot on the line in July. read news >>