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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
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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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
Watch the full fight video of Robbie Lawler vs. Matt Brown from UFC on FOX last July. UFC 181 is approaching where Robbie Lawler takes on Johny Hendricks in a rematch of their excellent title fight from UFC 171 earlier this year. To promote the fight, Zuffa has released Lawler's last bout against Matt Brown which produced fireworks last July and you can watch the entire bout above. Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown, who have combined for a career 32 knockouts, go toe-to-toe in the Octagon with a welt read news >>
Looks like we're getting an entertaining scrap this January, as Matt Brown vs. Tarec Saffiedine is likely going down in Sweden. Exciting welterweight strikers are likely to face off at the beginning of 2015, as Kimura.se reports that Matt Brown and Tarec Saffiedine are set for the co-headlining spot of UFC: Sweden. Although the event is yet to be officially announced, the card is expected to take place on January 24 in Stockholm. As for the headliner, while his planned opponent in Rashad Evans i read news >>
Rebounding welterweight warriors Matt Brown and Tarec Saffiedine are reportedly set to hook 'em up at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) event in Sweden, scheduled for Jan. 24, 2015 inside Stockholm's Tele2 Arena, according to Kimura.se. 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 rankings and could be right back in the thick read news >>
At UFC 103, welterweight contender Rick "The Horror" Story looked for his first win inside the Octagon as he battles Brian Foster. read news >>