Matt Brown vs Erick Silva to main event UFC Fight Night 40.

Matt Brown(18-11) and Erick Silva(16-4) will face off in the main event of a UFC Fight Night in Cincinnati. Brown is on a six fight win streak in the UFC and Silva is coming off a dominating victory over Takenori Sato. The fight card is scheduled for May 10th at U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio.Fight Card:Matt Brown (18-11) vs. Erick Silva (16-4, 1 NC) Rafael Natal (17-5-1) vs...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Brown vs. Erick Silva Headlines UFC Fight Night 40

Forget about Rich Franklin’s swan song headlining the UFC’s return to his hometown of Cincinnati. The former middleweight champion is far too occupied with his juice bar at this point. A welterweight affair between Matt Brown (pictured) and Erick Silva will actually take top billing in the May 10 event. UFC officials confirmed the shootout with Monday afternoon...
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Dana White: A Win Over Carlos Condit “Would be Huge” for Matt Brown

Last month it was announced that rising welterweight competitor Matt Brown would get a step up in competition when he meets former Interim welterweight champion Carlos Condit in the co-main event at UFC on FOX 9. The news was well received by the portion of the MMA fanbase that was intrigued to see Brown get a much deserved opportunity to crack the top 10 rankings. A win over a former...
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October 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Brown's life altering opportunity

Matt Brown has seen his share of ups and downs during his tenure in the UFC. Starting out as a cast member of The Ultimate Fighter season 7 , Brown didn't make it to the championship round of the show, but he did make a great impression with his second round drubbing of former housemate Matt Arroyo during the TUF 7 final. The Ohio native would then go on to win his next three...
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October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Condit and Brown prepare for war

The UFC schedule for the remainder of 2013 might just be the most ridiculous combination of talent spread out over the course of several pay-per-views and televised shows between now and December 28. Six titles are up for grabs and some serious rivalries will be settled, but the fight that may end up having the most buzz surrounding it isn't even in the main event or co-main...
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October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Brown gets Top 10 opponent

Matt Brown's unlikely march towards the top of the UFC's welterweight division may have a new but welcome roadblock in its path. Brown wanted a top 10 opponent next, and it appears he'll get one, as FOX Sports has learned that the UFC plans to match him up with No. 8 ranked Tarec Saffiedine in December. Brown, riding a six-fight win streak, is coming off a 29-second...
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August 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Matt Brown: “I know I’d destroy GSP”

Name the guy in the welterweight division who is on a five-fight win streak that damn-near includes five nasty finishes and seems to be on a new level? Matt Brown. You may have remembered him from The Ultimate Fighter: Rampage vs. Forrest, but now he’s in your head because of his ridiculous body shots and kind of scary never say die attitude. Matt Brown is a seemingly new man....
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June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

News: Matt Brown vs. Thiago Alves Set for First Ever UFC on FOX Sports 1 Card

It appears that the first ever UFC on FOX Sports 1 fight card in August has its first scheduled match-up.’s Ariel Helwani was the first to report the match-up, which was later confirmed by the UFC brass.  Arguably the most memorable performance on the UFC on FOX 7 card came during the opening fight on the main card as Matt Brown thoroughly dominated Jordan Mein...
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May 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Matt Brown: The Only Goal in My Mind is a Title Shot

The UFC returned on Saturday night to San Jose, California with an outstanding fight card full of vicious KOs, yet the performance that arguably stands out the most is Matt Brown’s unexpected domination over touted Canadian prospect Jordan Mein. The performance was generally a back-and-forth affair during the first round, where both competitors had their opportunities to hurt...
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April 21, 2013  |  Discuss

News: Two Injuries Force UFC on FOX 7 Reshuffle

The injury bug has struck again, this time on the upcoming UFC on FOX 7 card in San Jose, California. British star Dan Hardy has been forced out of his anticipated main card bout with Matt Brown and has been replaced by Canadian prospect Jordan Mein whilst bantamweight Francesco Riveira has also withdrawn from his preliminary bout with Hugo Viana and has been replaced with Team Alpha...
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March 22, 2013  |  Discuss

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