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Dallas, TX, United States

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Recent articles by Matthew:

Derrick Lewis vs. Serghei Spivac to headline Nov. 19 Fight Night event

Serghei Spivac gets his first UFC main event opportunity against former title challenger Derrick Lewis. → Read More

'I f*cked up': Bobby Green reveals failed drug test led to UFC 276 bout cancelation against Jim Miller

UFC lightweight Bobby Green explains how he unknowingly took a banned substance ahead of his scheduled bout against Jim Miller. → Read More

Benson Henderson calls for winner of Patricky 'Pitbull' vs. Usman Nurmagomedov lightweight title bout

Benson Henderson wants to get his hands on Bellator gold. → Read More

Bellator 285 results: Benson Henderson dominates against Peter Queally, calls for another title shot

Benson Henderson turned in a one-sided performance on his opponent’s home soil. → Read More

Bellator 285 preliminary stream and live results (1 p.m. ET)

Watch the preliminary stream and keep up with live and official results of Bellator 285 in Dublin, Ireland. → Read More

Chael Sonnen has 2 misdemeanor battery charges dismissed in Las Vegas hotel attack case

Wednesday, a Las Vegas judge dismissed two counts of misdemeanor battery against Chael Sonnen in a hotel attack case. → Read More

Cris Cyborg keeping future combat sports plans quiet, but UFC return out of question: 'That chapter is closed'

Beyond her professional boxing debut, Cris Cyborg has many options, but a return to the UFC is not one she will pursue. → Read More

Scott Coker says Bellator is 'in dialogue' with Nate Diaz to join promotion

Nate Diaz has been contacted by Bellator, according to the promotion’s president. → Read More

UFC 279 'Thrill and Agony': Nate Diaz celebrates with Tommy Lee after victorious UFC sendoff

Watch a preview of the latest edition of “The Thrill and the Agony,” which goes behind the scenes in the aftermath of UFC 279. → Read More

These 12 UFC veterans are in MMA and boxing action Sept. 23-25

The UFC is idle this week, but there are plenty of veterans of the promotion in action across the globe. → Read More

'F*ck that guy': Andre Fili sounds off on judge who scored UFC Fight Night 210 bout for Bill Algeo

UFC featherweight Andre Fili was happy to not get 'robbed' against Bill Algeo at UFC Fight Night 210 in Las Vegas. → Read More

'Man, what happened?': UFC's Gregory Rodrigues recalls being sliced open by Chidi Njokuani's knee

Gregory Rodrigues overcame being blinded by a nasty cut to stay in the win column. → Read More

BKFC 28 fighter salaries: Former UFC title challenger John Dodson leads disclosed payouts

Former UFC title challenger John Dodson was the highest earner at BKFC 28 in New Mexico. → Read More

Bryce Mitchell to face fellow undefeated UFC featherweight Movsar Evloev in November

Someone will leave the UFC Apex with their first career loss. → Read More

Marlon Moraes returns from retirement to enter 2023 PFL season

Marlon Moraes’ retirement from MMA didn’t last long. → Read More

'Fight, get tattooed, travel': Andre Fili explains career gameplan ahead of UFC Fight Night 210

Andre Fili has simple, enjoyable plans for the coming months. → Read More

Gregory Rodrigues to focus on fatherhood after UFC Fight Night 210 co-main vs. Chidi Njokuani

Gregory Rodrigues is ready for a challenge before and after UFC Fight Night 210. → Read More

Dana White's Contender Series 54 results: All five winners get UFC contracts for fifth time this season

For the fifth time this season, Dana White extended contract offers to each winner. → Read More

Khamzat Chimaev explains why he would rather train with Robert Whittaker than fight him

If Khamzat Chimaev’s next fight is at middleweight, the former champion is one opponent he doesn’t want to face. → Read More

Kevin Holland aims to rebound from UFC 279 with fight against Stephen Thompson or Daniel Rodriguez

Kevin Holland wants to get back in the cage once more in 2022. → Read More