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Matt Riddle at UFC 143

Matt Riddle Pulls Out of Friday’s Eve...

Nov 19, 2013Comments off96 Views

After embattled fighter Matt Riddle pulled out of Friday's Bellator 108, the promotion has decided to send him packing, releasing Riddle from his contract.

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Injuries Force Riddle and Scanlon Out of Be...

Sep 16, 2013Comments off41 Views

Injuries over the last three weeks have forced Mark Scanlon and Matt Riddle out of Bellator’s Season 9 Welterweight Tournament. They have been replaced by

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Dana White Rips Matt Riddle for Comments Ab...

Sep 12, 2013Comments off74 Views

UFC vet Matt Riddle recently retired after an injury left him without a Bellator paycheck. He then railed on the MMA biz, inciting UFC president

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UFC Veteran Matt Riddle Injured, Announces ...

Sep 10, 2013Comments off42 Views

UFC veteran Matt Riddle was slated to fight at next Bellator 100. Riddle on Monday, however, announced his retirement.

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Bellator MMA Will Host Its 100th Event on S...

Aug 22, 2013Comments off76 Views

Bellator MMA hosts its 100th event from Phoenix’s Grand Canyon University Arena on Friday, September 20 featuring the welterweight tournament finals between Ben Saunders and

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Bellator 100 Features Ben Saunders vs. Doug...

Jul 26, 2013Comments off65 Views

The long awaited Bellator MMA Season 8 Welterweight Tournament Final between Ben Saunders and Douglas Lima will take place live on Spike, Friday, Sept. 20

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Bellator Season 9 Moves to Friday Nights Fo...

Jun 11, 2013Comments off53 Views

Bellator MMA kicks off Season 9 with the Fight Master live finale on Saturday, Sept. 7, but will then move to a new Friday night

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Bellator MMA Confirms Matt Riddle Will Figh...

May 20, 2013Comments off47 Views

Bellator MMA on Monday confirmed it has signed UFC veteran Matt Riddle. He will fight in the promotion's upcoming Season 9 Welterweight Tournament.

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Bellator MMA Swoops in and Signs UFC Vet Ma...

May 18, 2013Comments off41 Views

Following his UFC release, Matt Riddle was signed by Legacy FC, but Bellator MMA has now entered the picture and signed him away from Texas-based

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Matt Riddle Starts Career Anew Outside of t...

Mar 23, 2013Comments off42 Views

Matt Riddle at UFC 143UFC castoff Matt Riddle has already found a new home following his release by the MMA juggernaut. He'll make his Legacy

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UFC Releases Statement Confirming Matt Ridd...

Feb 27, 2013Comments off75 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Wednesday released a statement confirming Matt Riddle's termination following a positive drug test and the result of his fight being

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Matt Riddle Released by UFC for Second Fail...

Feb 27, 2013Comments off66 Views

Welterweight Matt Riddle has been released by the UFC for testing positive to marijuana for the second time in his career following his UFC on

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UFC on Fuel TV 7 Results: Matt Riddle Domin...

Feb 16, 2013Comments off35 Views

Matt Riddle dominated Che Mills with his wrestling at UFC on Fuel TV 7, but only narrowly escaped with a split decision victory.

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Dan Hardy Not Interested in Matt Riddle Fig...

Nov 20, 2012Comments off72 Views

Matt Riddle, who just fought and won at Saturday night’s UFC 154 in Montreal, has made no secret of whom he wants to fight next...

UFC 154 Live Play-by-Play: Matt Riddle vs. ...

Nov 14, 2012Comments off67 Views

UFC 154 Live Play-by-Play: Matt Riddle vs. John Maguire

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John Maguire in to Face Matt Riddle at UFC ...

Oct 31, 2012Comments off25 Views

It's been just two days after Matt Riddle stepped up to face Besam Yousef at UFC 154 and the bout has changed once again. Riddle

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Matt Riddle in to Face Besam Yousef at UFC ...

Oct 29, 2012Comments off40 Views

Following a brief suspension from his last fight, Matt Riddle will return to action at UFC 154 to face Besam Yousef, replacing an injured Stephen

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Calgary Commish Confirms Matt Riddle and Fr...

Oct 20, 2012Comments off165 Views

The Calgary Combative Sports Commission on Saturday confirmed Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera's suspensions and overturned the results of their bouts.

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Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera Suspended ...

Oct 19, 2012Comments off49 Views

UFC 149 competitors Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera were each suspended for 90 days following a positive test result for banned substances.

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Tagarela Teaches: Matt Riddle’s Stand...

Aug 26, 2012Comments off60 Views

American Top Team Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor Jonatas 'Tagarela' Gurgel is back for another teaching segment, this time breaking down Matt Riddle's slick standing arm triangle

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UFC 149 Post Fight Presser Highlights Inclu...

Jul 22, 2012Comments off34 Views

UFC 149 may go down as one of the most criticized shows in promotional history, but there were a few interesting moments at the post

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Matt Riddle Calls for Dan Hardy Fight, Rail...

Jul 22, 2012Comments off103 Views

Dan Hardy already has his next fight lined up, but Matt Riddle is calling for a fight with him anyway.

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UFC 149 Results: Matt Riddle Goes for Fight...

Jul 21, 2012Comments off41 Views

Matt Riddle was looking for a 'Fight of the Night' bonus, but he might have messed around and picked up a 'Submission of the Night'

UFC 149 Play-by-Play: Chris Clements vs. Ma...

Jul 18, 2012Comments off17 Views

UFC 149 play-by-play of Chris Clements vs. Matt Riddle.

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UFC 149 Fight Card Takes Another Body Blow,...

Jul 01, 2012Comments off57 Views

UFC 149 was dealt another body blow on late Saturday night when UFC officials announced that Siyar Bahadurzada was the latest fighter to fall off

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Matt Brown Now Faces Luis Ramos at UFC on F...

May 30, 2012Comments off49 Views

Former Ultimate Fighter competitor Matt Brown has agreed to step in and face Luis Ramos at UFC on FX 4 coming up on June 22

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UFC on FX 4 Fight Card Growing: Riddle vs. ...

Mar 21, 2012Comments off25 Views

The UFC on FX 4 fight card continues to grow with a couple of welterweight battles pitting Matt Riddle vs. Luis “Beicao” Ramos and Rick

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Jackson’s Fighter Henry Martinez Step...

Jan 30, 2012Comments off55 Views

Another member of Team Jackson/Winkeljohn joins the UFC as Henry Martinez has signed with the promotion and will step in on just a week's notice

UFC 143 Play-by-Play: Matt Riddle vs. Henry...

Jan 29, 2012Comments off65 Views

UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit play-by-play for Matt Riddle vs. Henry Martinez on Saturday, Feb. 1, in Las Vegas.

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Sadollah Out, Riddle In at UFC 143

Jan 03, 2012Comments off26 Views

The injury bug has struck again as 'Ultimate Fighter' winner Amir Sadollah has been forced out of his bout at UFC 143 against Jorge Lopez.