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UFC Vet Matt Riddle Happy Bringing the Real...

Oct 13, 20158 Comments653 Views

Once a promising UFC fighter, Matt Riddle has made the transition to another of his true loves, professional wrestling.


Fighters React to UFC Champion Jon Jones’...

Jan 06, 2015Comments off4238 Views

Fighters took to Twitter to react to the news of UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones testing positive for cocaine on Tuesday.

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

Nov 19, 2013Comments off1450 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 off417 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 They have been replaced by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 off744 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


UFC Veteran Matt Riddle Injured, Announces ...

Sep 10, 2013Comments off723 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 off739 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 off772 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 off609 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


Bellator MMA Confirms Matt Riddle Will Figh...

May 20, 2013Comments off576 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.


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

May 18, 2013Comments off483 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


Matt Riddle Starts Career Anew Outside of t...

Mar 23, 2013Comments off571 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


UFC Releases Statement Confirming Matt Ridd...

Feb 27, 2013Comments off1269 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


Matt Riddle Released by UFC for Second Fail...

Feb 27, 2013Comments off688 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


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

Feb 16, 2013Comments off378 Views

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


Dan Hardy Not Interested in Matt Riddle Fig...

Nov 20, 2012Comments off1121 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 off442 Views

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


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

Oct 31, 2012Comments off502 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


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

Oct 29, 2012Comments off794 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


Calgary Commish Confirms Matt Riddle and Fr...

Oct 20, 2012Comments off1228 Views

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


Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera Suspended ...

Oct 19, 2012Comments off1182 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 off591 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


UFC 149 Post Fight Presser Highlights Inclu...

Jul 22, 2012Comments off414 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


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

Jul 22, 2012Comments off1085 Views

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


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

Jul 21, 2012Comments off539 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 off315 Views

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


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

Jul 01, 2012Comments off607 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


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

May 30, 2012Comments off630 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


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

Mar 21, 2012Comments off347 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 off765 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