UFC Welterweight Champion. The only man ever to defeat Royce Gracie in the Octagon.
Mr. Eeman: Royce, it's okay. I know, I know, you lost to Matt Hughes, but, did you really think you'd win?
Mr. Eeman: But your stand-up skills suck. Matt's way stronger than you, and he can also grapple.
Royce: If there were no rounds and no time limits, I would have won!
Mr. Eeman: Sure you would..I know, I know...you're still the best man!
one of the greatest welterweights in ufc history. he is a former welterweight champion. with a record of 15-3 and of december '07. he is due to fight george st. pierre at UFC 79: nemesis. he was one of the coaches in the ultimate fighter season 7, one of his fighters went on to when the contract, mac danzig, while his other fighter also fought in the finale, tommy speer. also, made histroy by defeating royce gracyie at UFC 60: royce vs. graycie , he was the only one to ever do this.
matt hughes is a great fighter