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Matt Hughes is a former UFC welterweight champion and a member of the UFC Hall of Fame.
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Matt Hughes celebrates after submitting Ricardo Almeida in
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Matt Hughes celebrates after submitting Ricardo Almeida in the first round at UFC 117. (Aug. 7, 2010)

Matt Hughes, top, submits Ricardo Almeida in the
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Matt Hughes, top, submits Ricardo Almeida in the first round at UFC 117. (Aug. 7, 2010)

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 07: Referee Josh Rosenthal
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OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 07: Referee Josh Rosenthal stops the fight as Matt Hughes chokes Ricardo Almeida during the UFC Welterweight bout at Oracle Arena on August 7, 2010 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

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Matt Hughes chokes Ricardo Almeida during UFC 117's
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Matt Hughes chokes Ricardo Almeida during UFC 117's welterweight bout at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calf. (Aug. 7, 2010)

Renzo Gracie, left, of Brazil in action against
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Renzo Gracie, left, of Brazil in action against Matt Hughes of Illinois during their Welterweight fight at the Ultimate Fighting Championship 112 event at the Ferrari World theme park on Yas Island, near Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, April 10, 2010. (AP Photo)

Renzo Gracie, left, lost by TKO in the
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Renzo Gracie, left, lost by TKO in the third round to Matt Hughes at UFC 112 in Abu Dhabi. (April 10, 2010)

Matt Hughes, left, attacks Renzo Gracie during their
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Matt Hughes, left, attacks Renzo Gracie during their UFC 112 welterweight bout in Abu Dhabi. Hughes won by TKO in the third round. (April 10, 2010)

UFC veteran Matt Hughes won a close decision

UFC veteran Matt Hughes won a close decision over Matt Serra at UFC 98.

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Matt Serra, right, battles Matt Hughes at UFC
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Matt Serra, right, battles Matt Hughes at UFC 98 in Las Vegas on May 23, 2009. Serra lost by a controversial unanimous decision.

Matt Serra, left, battles Matt Hughes at UFC
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Matt Serra, left, battles Matt Hughes at UFC 98 in Las Vegas on May 23, 2009. Serra lost by a controversial unanimous decision.

Matt Serra, right, battles Matt Hughes at UFC
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Matt Serra, right, battles Matt Hughes at UFC 98 in Las Vegas on May 23, 2009. Serra lost by a controversial unanimous decision.

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