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Jake Matthews Nearly Apologized To Diego Sanchez During Ground & Pound

Jake Matthews picked up the most notable win of his career at UFC 253. On the prelims of the card, Matthews dominated Diego Sanchez en route to a lopsided decision win. It was hard to watch for many fans and Matthews said he even nearly apologized to the former TUF...

Diego Sanchez Says UFC 253 Fight Against Jake Matthews ‘Could Be My Last’

Diego Sanchez knows his fighting career is coming to a close. Sanchez has been fighting professionally since 2002 and actually won the first season of The Ultimate Fighter at middleweight. He has since fought at middleweight, welterweight, lightweight, and featherweight and has fought the who's who of the division. The 38-year-old...

UFC Adelaide’s Anthony Rocco Martin Talks Name Change, Jake Matthews & Winning Big On Himself (Exclusive)

UFC welterweight Anthony Rocco Martin doesn't want to be known as Tony Martin anymore. Perhaps all the changes for Martin over the last year including a new weight class, training in Florida at American Top Team has prompted this new persona. For Martin, he revealed the name just stuck and...

Jake Matthews Wants Sage Northcutt To Answer His Challenge

Two of the UFC's youngest welterweights could be meeting in the Octagon soon. 23-year-old Jake Matthews is currently on a three fight win-streak and is looking to get his name over in a big way. Matthews' last Octagon appearance resulted in a first round submission win over Shinsho Anzai at...

5 Takeaways From UFC Singapore

An action-packed night of fights went down in Singapore on June 23rd, 2018, as the UFC hosted Fight Night 132 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. A PAIR OF BANTAMWEIGHT STARS EMERGE Two of the night's most impressive performances came from Song Yadong and Petr Yan -- both in the 135-pound division....

UFC Singapore Highlights: Jake Matthews Chokes Shinsho Anzai

Exciting young welterweight Jake Matthews gave another great performance at UFC Fight Night 132 as he submitted Shinsho Anzai at three minutes, 44 seconds in the very first round. Matthews improves his professional fight record to 13 wins and three losses. Check out his quick submission victory below: https://twitter.com/ufc/status/1010468569786638338 The fight started with Anzai unable...

Jake Mathews Picks Up Hometown Win Over Li Jingliang

Round 1: In the first minute neither man lands any offense and is buys feeling one another out. Matthews comes in and lands a nice right hook. He follows up with another left hook and drops Jingliang for a moment with another. Another big left lands for Mathews but Jingliang...

Jake Matthews Vs. Kevin Lee Scores Fight Pass “Main Event” For TUF 23 Finale

A lightweight battle between Jake Matthews and Kevin Lee has been given the UFC Fight Pass "main event" for The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale. Matthews (10-1) has picked up wins in four of his five Octagon appearances, while Lee (12-2) is 5-2 overall with the promotion. The Ultimate Fighter 23...

Jake Matthews-Kevin Lee Now Booked For The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale

A new fight has been made for The Ultimate Fighter 23 Finale, as Jake Matthews takes on Kevin Lee. The Daily Telegraph revealed the change, as Lee steps in for Steven Ray. Matthews (10-1) rebounded from his first pro loss with back-to-back stoppages over Akbarh Arreola and Johnny Case. This...

“UFC Tonight” Takes A Look At The Top Prospects In The Game

Daniel Cormier and Kenny Florian offered up their thoughts on some of the top prospects currently competing inside the Octagon Wednesday night during "UFC Tonight." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jtN36yeyTWQ

Performance & Fight Of The Night Bonus Winners From UFC Fight Night 85

Following a successful UFC Fight Night 85 event in Brisbane, Australia, it was decided that Mark Hunt, Neil Magny and Jake Matthews were the three fighters who were deserving of a little extra cash. At the UFC Fight Night 85 post-fight press conference held after the event on Saturday night,...