Tag: "matt hughes"


Dan Hardy Objects to Matt Hughes as a Person

In an interview with Bloody Elbow’s straight out of Crooklyn Stephanie Daniels, today, UFC welterweight Dan Hardy expressed personal disgust over semi-retired hall of famer Matt Hughes for his game hunting. Hardy went out of his way in the interview to clarify that he was not trying to call out Hughes or hype a future […]


Friday Link Party- March 22, 2012

MMA Mania brings an exclusive interview with Bellator lightweight Rick Hawn. Well it’s always been one of my best philosophies throughout my career to seek out the best trainers and coaches available and that’s where the best coaches are. I had a good camp here in Boston but I was moving on to the next […]


“Ultimate Matt Hughes” DVD Review

Matt Hughes ruled the UFC’s 170-pound weight class with an iron first over two title reigns that included victories over Georges St-Pierre, BJ Penn, Royce Gracie, Sean Sherk, Frank Trigg, and Carlos Newton. Now you can relive all of his greatest moments in the Ultimate Matt Hughes DVD collection. From the knockout slam of Newton […]


UFC 135 post-fight press conference video

This past Saturday evening from The Wells Fargo Center in Denver, Colorado, UFC 135 went down and saw Jon Jones defend his UFC light-heavyweight title in dominant fashion against Quinton “Rampage” Jackson. After the show, the company held their usual post-fight press conference, which featured UFC president Dana White, Jon Jones, Quinton Jackson, Nate Diaz, […]


UFC 135 exclusive photos & results

Jon Jones successfully made his first UFC Light-Heavyweight title defense against former champ Quinton “Rampage” Jackson in dominant fashion. Jones surely did not need the spies that Rampage suggested he planted in his camps, as over the course of four rounds, the champ did whatever he wanted to the challenger, whenever he wanted. Jackson finally […]


UFC 135 Jones VS. Jackson Live Play-by-Play & Results from Denver, CO.

Hello fellow fight nerds, one of this year’s biggest UFC events is just around the corner.  This is Fight Nerd correspondent  Joel Procell, and I will be coming to you live starting at around 6 PM EST on Saturday, September 24,  with live play-by-play results and commentary for “UFC 135: Jones VS Jackson”, here in […]


UFC 135 weigh-ins – Exclusive Photos & Results

Live from Wells Fargo Theater at the Convention Center in Denver, Colorado, UFC 135 held their weigh-ins for this Saturday night’s event, and John Burkard was on hand covering the event for us with these exclusive photos (if you were in the arena, he was the guy that caught the signed hat that Jon Jones […]


Matt Hughes returns to gym with Pat Miletich and former rival, BJ Penn

“It had been years since Pat and I had worked together, probably since I left the gym, which was right after “The Ultimate Fighter 6” show in 2007.” Matt Hughes wrote in his blog for ESPN. The former UFC welterweight champ has returned to his roots to train with an MMA OG, Pat Miletich, for […]


Royce Gracie wants Matt Hughes rematch in Rio

Don’t call it a comeback, he’s been here for years! The winner of the first UFC tournament wants to fight one more time against one very specific opponent. Brian Hemminger of MMA Mania had a chance to speak one on one with the legendary Royce Gracie about his chances of fighting again at the upcoming […]


Series 8 of UFC Deluxe Action Figures on the way for March

Jakks Pacific has released prototype images of their upcoming eighth wave of UFC action figures, which includes a few new faces and some you have seen before, but in a slightly different way. Included in wave 8 is UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Gabriel Gonzaga, Nate Diaz, a classic version of Matt […]