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Matt Mitrione Vs Gabe Gonzaga Set For UFC On FOX 13

UFC On FOX 13 now has three heavyweight bouts on deck with Matt Mitrione Vs Gabe Gonzaga also being announced for the event in Arizona on December 13th. Mitrione is coming off a 41 second KO victory against Derrick Lewis just a couple of weeks ago at UFC Fight Night 50, and following on from another first round knockout win against Shawn Jordan it would seem that the former TUF fighter...
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UFC on FOX 13 adds Matt Mitrione vs Gabriel Gonzaga

The Heavyweight bonanza at UFC on FOX 13 continued today as the UFC announced the third heavyweight fight for the card that is taking place on December 13th inside the U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Fox Sports announced earlier today that Matt Mitrione, who has won two straight fights via knockout, will jump right back on the horse to take on one of the UFC’s most tenured...
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Matt Mitrione Meets Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC on FOX 13

Matt Mitrione (pictured) may have respectfully wanted a piece of Andrei Arlovski next, but it appears the UFC has different plans for “Meathead.” On Friday, confirmed with UFC officials Mitrione will battle Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC on FOX 13. The December 13 event takes place inside US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Mitrione is just 14 days removed from knocking...
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Heavyweights Matt Mitrione, Gabriel Gonzaga to meet on FOX card in Phoenix

There are more heavyweights coming to Arizona. Matt Mitrione and Gabriel Gonzaga will meet at UFC Fight Night on FOX in Phoenix on Dec. 13, FOX Sports has learned. UFC officials confirmed the fight booking Friday. A heavyweight bout between Alistair Overeem and Stefan Struve on the card was already made official earlier this week and a huge heavyweight contender matchup pitting Junior...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Matt Mitrione Disposes of Derrick Lewis at UFC Fight Night 50 (Video Highlights)

Matt Mitrione (pictured) promised he’d make Derrick Lewis pay for calling him out, and Mitrione didn’t take long to keep his word. Mitrione quickly disposed of Lewis on Friday night with a right hook and a barrage of punches on the canvas. The official stoppage of the knockout came at 41 seconds in the opening round. Mitrione said at the post-fight press conference that he...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Fighter Scouting Report: Matt Mitrione

  Matt Mitrione Vitals 6’3″ 254 lbs (Heavyweight) 82″ reach, Southpaw July 15, 1978 Record 6-3 (UFC: 6-3) Current Streak 1 straight loss Training None Championships Held None Strengths - huge reach (equivalent to a 6’10″ fighter) - great athlete – former NFL player - heavy hands - very quick - good footwork - physically […]
Via MMA Manifesto
20 days ago  |  Discuss

News: UFC Releases Code of Conduct for Fighters

With the recent fiasco UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione brought upon the UFC with his transphobic comments, the organization has decided to release a new ‘fighter conduct policy’ in hopes that these situations will no longer occur in the future. The code of conduct is expected to educate fighters to adhere to the standards set by the organization.  The Code of Conduct is available...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
April 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Fallon Fox Responds to Matt Mitrione’s Remarks

UFC president Dana White was less than thrilled with the comments Matt Mitrione made Monday on “The MMA Hour” regarding Fallon Fox (pictured). The controversial transgender fighter has finally responded to the UFC heavyweight, and to the surprise of nobody, the male-turned-female scrapper didn’t appreciate Mitrione’s insensitive insults, either.  “Matt Mitrione went well...
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Matt Mitrione Admits He’s Not Ready for Daniel Cormier

For the first time in the history of ever, a fighter has admitted to declining a bout not because of the suddenly popular “short notice” excuse, but because the other opponent is simply better. UFC president Dana White torched Matt Mitrione (Pictured) over the weekend for turning down a tango with Daniel Cormier in Strikeforce’s final heavyweight contest. However, White...
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Heavyweights Thompson vs. De Fries, Broughton vs. Mitrione join UFC on FOX 4

A pair of heavyweight match-ups have been added to the UFC on FOX 4 card in August. UFC officials announced that verbal agreements are in place for Oli Thompson to meet Phil De Fries and Rob Broughton to face Matt Mitrione. Thompson (9-3) and De Fries (8-1, 1NC) will look to get back on the winning track after suffering losses in their most recent bouts. Thompson saw his five fight...
Via MMA Interplay
May 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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