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Frank Trigg marvels at ex-UFC rival Matt Hughes' remarkable recovery from horrific accident

Frank Trigg’s rivalry with Matt Hughes resulted in two UFC encounters and, years later, a UFC Hall of Fame induction.

More than 12 years after their second fight, Trigg (21-9 MMA, 2-5 UFC) says he and Hughes (45-9 MMA, 18-7 UFC), while casual friends, still have a lot they still don’t see eye-to-eye on. 823 more words


From scary accident to coma to rolling, UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes is back on the mat

Matt Hughes’ incredible recovery continues.

Hughes, once in a coma after a horrific truck-train collision, was on the mat recently rolling around with longtime friend Tony Zucca. 387 more words


Matt Hughes' friend shares picture, update on UFC legend: Progress 'nothing short of a miracle'

Matt Hughes went out for sushi, and that is some encouraging news.

Hughes, 43, was involved in a scary accident on June 16, when a train reportedly… 497 more words


Video: Watch Alvey Kulina's comeback fight walkout vs. Matt Hughes ahead of 'Kingdom' finale

The Audience Network MMA drama “Kingdom” wraps up its three-season, 40-episode run tonight with its series finale.

On the show’s final episode, Navy St. MMA gym owner Alvey Kulina (Frank Grillo) has his long-awaited comeback fight against none other than show guest star and UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes. 240 more words


Jon Jones and a history of 2-time UFC champions in the same division

Claiming a UFC championship belt is one of the most difficult accomplishments in MMA. Doing it twice, however, is almost otherworldly.

Jon Jones (23-1 MMA, 17-1 UFC) became the latest to join the short-list of fighters to win a UFC title in the same weight class on two different occasions this past Saturday when he defeated Daniel Cormier (19-2 MMA, 8-2 UFC) by… 797 more words


UFC 214's Robbie Lawler: 'It's been hard' not having mentor Matt Hughes by my side for fight week

LA MIRADA, Calif. – In the days leading up to his UFC 214 fight with Donald Cerrone, Robbie Lawler is having a difficult time dealing with the absence of longtime friend and mentor Matt Hughes. 406 more words


Quick Update - MMA Legend Matt Hughes Said To Be Out Of Coma

Some uplifting news came out yesterday regarding UFC/MMA legend Matt Hughes. As you might remember, a little over a month ago Hughes was driving his truck when it was struck by a train in Illinois. 78 more words