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Matt Brown vs. Kelvin Gastelum tapped to headline TUF Latin America 2 Finale in Mexico

UFC veteran Matt Brown (20-13) has been asked to bring his unique brand of ultraviolence to Mexico in November where he’ll take on the TUF 17 champ Kelvin Gastelum (11-1) in a bout scheduled for five rounds that will sit atop of the TUF Latin American Season 2 Finale card, and rightfully so. After losing 4 out of 5 fights from 2010-11, Matt Brown did the unthinkable. He put together...
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August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Matt Brown explains why he's such a fan of Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Fighters appreciating what other fighters do in the Octagon is part of the sport, but to truly become a fan of what somebody else is doing in their performances is special. Top-five ranked welterweight Matt Brown appreciates all the parts that go into making a great mixed martial artist, but he's never going to shy away from his love for Muay Thai kickboxing and striking in general...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Johny Hendricks faces Matt Brown at UFC 185, Wonderboy vs. Thatch main event in Colorado

The UFC has been searching since New Year's Eve trying to find an opponent for Matt Brown and it seems he has a 'Bigg Rigg' ready to accept the challenge Former UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks has been tapped to face Brown in a new fight added to UFC 185 on March 14. UFC officials confirmed the new bout on Tuesday. Brown was originally expected to face former Strikeforce...
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January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Matt Brown is not impressed by Tarec Saffiedine's performance

All signs are pointing towards a welterweight showdown in January between No. 5 ranked fighter Matt Brown and former Strikeforce champion Tarec Saffiedine. An initial report about the potential fight was released this week by and now it seems even more like after Brown was asked about the bout on Thursday during a Q&A session in Australia. While the Ohio native didn...
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November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Hector Lombard Questions Matt Brown’s Seven-Fight Win Streak

While most of the MMA world is busy chugging Matt Brown’s Kool-Aid like it’s the best thing in the history of ever, fellow UFC welterweight Hector Lombard (pictured) doesn’t understand what all the hoopla is about. “The Immortal’s” fans will claim Lombard is drinking a heavy dose of Haterade, but that hasn’t stopped the former Bellator champion from questioning Brown’s...
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Brown, The Comeback Kid

Matt Brown has finished 6 of last 7 opponents in spectacular fashion. (Image courtesy of Matt Brown is the name on everyone’s tongue for the past few weeks and rightly so. Brown`s career is possibly the greatest comeback story in MMA today. Before, he was flirting with obscurity, now he`s headlining cards and is possibly 1 fight away from the title. The story of...
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May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 40 ‘Brown vs. Silva’ Event Review

The U.S. Bank Arena in Cleveland, Ohio was Saturday night’s host for the fortieth fight night event in the history of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Although there were no big names on show, the card was full of even match-ups and quality finishes. The main event of the evening saw the streaking Matt Brown take on the streaky Erick Silva in the welterweight division. As expected...
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May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

‘UFC Fight Night: Brown vs. Silva’ Complete Betting Odds

Fight day, gambling day .. for some. Erick Silva (pictured) meets Matt Brown in tonight’s main event. Silva is more than a 2-1 odds-on favorite to post his second straight win since August 2011. Brown is pegged as nearly a 2-1 underdog against the Brazilian. Sure, Brown is coming off two herniated discs in his lower back, but that line still seems a little strange. Upset city...
May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Erick Silva, it`s showtime!

Silva will look to improve on his 16-4 record this coming Saturday against Matt Brown in Cincinnati. (Image courtesy of Time running out for Erick Silva At the ripe age of 29, the time is perfect for Erick Silva to finally make that step to the big time.  “Indio” has shown promise and a skill-set that could trouble any fighter at 170 but has yet to add a marquee...
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May 07, 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

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