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Matt Hughes Net Worth

Matt Hughes Net Worth is
$8 Million

Matt Hughes Bio/Wiki 2018

Matt Hughes Net Worth $8 Million

Matt Hughes is a retired American mixed martial artists which includes an estimated net worth of $8 million. Matt Hughes started off with wrestling while in high school. He was hailed as two time 145 pounds Class A wrestling champ from the Illinois High School Association. Upon studying in the South-western Illinois College, he participated in the 158 pound class and placed fifth. When the school shelved its plan, he transferred to Lincoln College and continued joining in several wrestling contests. After graduating, Hughes put eighth and fifth as NCAA Division IAll-American in 1996 and 1997. Additionally, he competed in the ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championship where he held 2-2 record. He conquered Valeri Ignatov via unanimous decision. On November 2, 2001, he won the UFC World Welterweight title through the UFC 34: High Voltage. He’s married to Audra and has three kids.

Full NameMatt Hughes
Net Worth$8 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 13, 1973
Place Of BirthHillsboro, Illinois, United States
Height5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)
Weight170 lbs (77.1 kg)
ProfessionMixed martial artist
EducationSouthwestern Illinois College, Eastern Illinois University,Lincoln College,
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseAudra Moore-Hughes (m. 2004)
SiblingsMark Hughes
NicknamesMatthew Allen Hughes
AwardsAward of Fighter of the Year by Fight Matrix, Fight of the Decade Award by Yahoo! Sports,
1Wrestled at Eastern Illinois University.
2Was beaten by MMA Legend José "Pelé" Landi-Jons by KO (knee to the head) in Shidokan Jitsu Warriors tournament in Kuwait in February 8th 2001.
3MMA record is 38-4-0 as of 19th November 2005. (Submission against Joe Riggs by Kimura at 3:28 of round one, UFC 56)
42-Time UFC Welterweight Champion
56-Time Defending UFC Welterweight Champion


Kingdom2017TV SeriesMatt Hughes


UFC 200 Greatest Fighters of All Time2016TV Mini-SeriesHimself
UFC Ultimate Insider2014TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Season 2 & 6 Coach
UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage2011TV MovieHimself
Strikeforce M-1 Global: Fedor vs. Henderson2011TV MovieHimself - Robbie Lawler's Corner
Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Cyborg2011TV MovieHimself / Robbie Lawler's Corner
UFC 123: Rampage vs. Machida2010TV MovieHimself
UFC 122: Marquardt vs. Okami2010TV SpecialHimself - Interviewee
UFC 117: Silva vs. Sonnen2010TV MovieHimself
UFC Countdown2010TV SeriesHimself
UFC 112: Invincible2010TV SpecialHimself
Strikeforce: Miami2010TV MovieHimself - Robbie Lawler's Corner
Strikeforce: Lawler vs. Shields2009TV MovieHimself - Robbie Lawler's Corner
UFC 98: Evans vs. Machida2009TV SpecialHimself
FightZone Presents2009TV SeriesHimself - Special Guest
UFC Unleashed2008TV Series
UFC 85: Bedlam2008TV SpecialHimself
UFC Wired2007-2008TV Series
UFC 79: Nemesis2007TV SpecialHimself
The Ultimate Fighter2007TV SeriesHimself - Coach
The Modern Warrior2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
UFC 68: The Uprising2007TV SpecialHimself
60 Minutes2006TV Series documentaryHimself - Fighter (segment "A New Kind of Fight")
UFC 65: Bad Intentions2006TV SpecialHimself
UFC 65 Countdown2006TV SpecialHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
UFC 63: Hughes vs. Penn2006TV SpecialHimself
UFC 63 Countdown2006TV SpecialHimself
UFC 60: Hughes vs. Gracie2006TV SpecialHimself
UFC: Ultimate Fight Night 32006TV SpecialHimself
UFC 56: Full Force2005TV SpecialHimself
The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch2005TV SeriesHimself
UFC 55: Fury2005TV SpecialHimself - Audience Member
UFC 54: Boiling Point2005TV SpecialHimself
UFC 52: Couture vs. Liddell 22005TV SpecialHimself
UFC 50: The War of '042004TV SpecialHimself - Welterweight Fighter
UFC 48: Payback2004TV SpecialHimself
UFC 46: Supernatural2004TV SpecialHimself
UFC 45: Revolution2003TV SpecialHimself
UFC 42: Sudden Impact2003TV SpecialHimself
UFC 40: Vendetta2002TV SpecialHimself
UFC 38: Brawl at the Hall2002TV SpecialHimself
UFC 36: Worlds Collide2002TV SpecialHimself
UFC 34: High Voltage2001TV SpecialHimself
UFC 29: Defense of the Belts2000TV SpecialHimself
UFC 26: Ultimate Field of Dreams2000TV SpecialHimself
UFC 22: There Can Be Only One Champion1999TV SpecialHimself

Archive Footage

UFC: Ultimate Ultimate Knockouts2007VideoHimself
60 Minutes2007TV Series documentaryHimself - Fighter (segment "A New Kind of Fight")
UFC Unleashed2005TV SeriesHimself

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