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Matt Hughes


  • Weight: 169 lbs
  • Height: 5'9"
  • Reach: 185.42"
  • Age: 41
wins41
37% 15 Knockouts
39% 16 Submissions
24% 10 Decisions
losses9
56% 5 Knockouts
44% 4 Submissions
0% 0 Decisions
Last 5 Fights
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  • Matt Hughes, Matt Serra Engage In Twitter Rematch Talk
    February 20, 2014

    Former UFC champions Matt Hughes and Matt Serra seem content in retirement - other than the idea of facing each other yet again. Back in 2009, Hughes defeated Serra via unanimous decision at UFC 98. The bout garnered...

    Former UFC champions Matt Hughes and Matt Serra seem content in retirement - other than the idea of facing each other yet again. Back in 2009, Hughes defeated Serra via unanimous decision at UFC 98. The bout garnered "Fight of the Night" honors. The two never crossed paths before or after, due to injuries and other fighting related issues. Now, several years later, the spark has returned for Hughes and Serra to meet again. On Twitter late Wednesday night, the pair exchanged several messages talking...

  • Georges St-Pierre Vs Matt Hughes Fight Video
    October 30, 2013

    UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre is set to defend his title for the tenth time when he climbs into the octagon with number one contender Johny Hendricks. The fight that kicked it off was at UFC 79 in December...

    UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre is set to defend his title for the tenth time when he climbs into the octagon with number one contender Johny Hendricks. The fight that kicked it off was at UFC 79 in December of 2007 when GSP took on Matt Hughes, and you can watch the whole thing right here. UFC 167: St-Pierre Vs Hendricks takes place Saturday November 16 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event, UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre will take on number one contender Johny...

  • Matt Hughes – “I get the itch every time I see someone fight.”
    July 22, 2013

      UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes is still trying to get used to his new job, but as more time passes his role is becoming more clear. Although Hughes isn't at a desk very much, in a recent interview he explained...

      UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes is still trying to get used to his new job, but as more time passes his role is becoming more clear. Although Hughes isn't at a desk very much, in a recent interview he explained that his his job focus will always be changing to adjust to what the fighters are having problems with the most. Hughes explains that right now fighters seem to have a problem planning with their finances and that will be something he will emphasize to the new fighters coming into the UFC.  In...

  • Matt Hughes Discusses His First MMA Fights (VIDEO)
    March 22, 2013

    UFC Hall Of Famer Matt Hughes recently sat down with Fuel TV and discussed his humble beginnings in the sport of mixed martial arts. Hughes regales us with stories about his first few fights in the cage, and all the way...

    UFC Hall Of Famer Matt Hughes recently sat down with Fuel TV and discussed his humble beginnings in the sport of mixed martial arts. Hughes regales us with stories about his first few fights in the cage, and all the way up to his first few fights in the Octagon. His former trainer, and former UFC champion himself, Pat Miletich also chimes in on what he thought of Hughes when he first saw him. Miletich got a close look at Hughes in action as he refereed his first fight! Courtesy of FUEL...

  • Matt Hughes Gives His Thoughts On GSP Vs Nick Diaz (VIDEO)
    March 16, 2013

    UFC Hall Of Famer Matt Hughes knows something about fighting Georges St-Pierre as he has done it on three occasions. Hughes beat GSP the first time they fought at UFC 50, though the defending welterweight champion would...

    UFC Hall Of Famer Matt Hughes knows something about fighting Georges St-Pierre as he has done it on three occasions. Hughes beat GSP the first time they fought at UFC 50, though the defending welterweight champion would go on to defeat Hughes in the following fights. Hughes was the guest at the Question & Answer session that took place before the UFC 158: St-Pierre Vs Diaz weigh-ins, and he had some interesting things to say about GSP's upcoming welterweight championship tilt with Nick Diaz. Courtesy of...

  • Matt Hughes: “It Was Just Time For Me”(VIDEO)
    February 19, 2013

    One trend that plays across all combat sports is that fighters have historically have not known when to retire. A real fighter will tell you they were born to do it, and that pull will always be there in their lives....

    One trend that plays across all combat sports is that fighters have historically have not known when to retire. A real fighter will tell you they were born to do it, and that pull will always be there in their lives. UFC Hall Of Famer turned UFC Executive Matt Hughes  is no different, watch as Hughes talks about his new role at the UFC and what eventually made him hang up the mitts forever. Courtesy of FUEL...

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