|Born Name||Matthew Burton Brown|
|Birth Place||Jamestown, Ohio, United States|
|Profession||Mixed Martial Artist|
|Sibling||Ben Brown (brother)|
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UFC welterweight Matt Brown is a professional competitor since 2004. He is an American mixed martial artist whose rank is 15th as of March 5, 2017, in the UFC Welterweight division.
Matt Brown now flaunts Five Night Bonuses, including one Performance of the Night, one Knockout of the Night, and Three Fight of the Night. Though he is aggressive in the ring, he is too humble and polite in interviews. Almost all his fans love his ‘flying knee’ striking technique. How about you?
Though his professional career seems too violent in nature, his love life or we say, married life is too soft and pure. He has married his longtime girlfriend and has children with her as well. Want to know Matt Brown’s dating history along with married life with his wife? Let’s begin then:
Matthew Brown’s Dating Life With His Girlfriend-Turned-Wife!
Matt Brown met his girlfriend turned wife, Colleen in Vegas. Colleen’s age was 20 at the time. Matt had come to Vegas for a fight, and he met Collen at her workplace Jet Night Club.
Colleen had been to Vegas for only two weeks. She bonded with Matt instantly and spent most of the time together. She enjoyed dating with Matt at the time.
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Matt went to Ohio, his hometown and before Christmas, he called his girlfriend, Colleen. He asked whether she wanted to fly to Ohio and drive together to Vegas.
Matt had decided to move to Vegas and focus on his training. Since then the couple started living together. Colleen was a proud girlfriend to Matt. She even wanted to take their dating life to the next level; married life.
There are no records of Matt’s past dating life.
Matt Brown’s Married Life With His Wife; Have Three Children!
After dating for a long time, Matt Brown married his girlfriend, now-wife, Colleen in the year 2010. Matt was in jail for a few days with a charge of international snuggling of firearms before his marriage. He married Colleen the next day out of the prison.
Caption: Matt and his wife had twin boys on October 8, 2010
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Being the wife of a professional fighter is stressful and hard. Once she talked about the difficulties of being an MMA wife in an interview where she said:
Matt travels a lot, especially lately. I’m sure everyone can understand how hard it is for your husband or wife to leave for weeks at a time, but its even harder with kids. But I trust that Matt is doing what he needs to do for his career which supports our family. Matt is gone for weeks at a time and it can get lonely but he trusts me that I’m not off being a bad wife and I trust him that he is being a dedicated faithful husband
Matt and his wife, Colleen have two sons and a daughter together. Colleen gave birth to twin sons: Hunter and Conner, born on 1st October 2010. She later gave birth a baby daughter in 2015.
Current Married Life
At present Matt and his wife, Colleen live in Denver together with their children. Colleen is a happy mother and proud wife to her husband, Matt.
In May 2016, Matt and his wife Colleen missed their children a lot as they were off to Vegas. Colleen shared a picture on Twitter and mentioned that she was missing her children:
— Colleen Brown (@Mrs_Immortal) May 26, 2016
Most of Matt’s posts consist of his professional life but as for his wife, Colleen, she posts a ton of photos related to her children and family.
UFC Welterweight Matt Brown Announced He’ll Retire After Fighting Diego Sanchez
Not many fighters are eager to tussle with Matt in the gym. In nine years of his career in UFC, Matt’s stats is 13 wins and 10 losses. His first win was with Matt Arroyo on 21st June 2008. His total mixed martial arts records are 20 wins and 16 losses. Matt’s stats in UFC are as follows:
|Dec 10, 2016||UFC 206: Holloway vs. Pettis||Donald Cerrone||Loss||KO/TKO||3||0:34|
|Jul 30, 2016||UFC 201: Lawler vs. Woodley||Jake Ellenberger||Loss||KO/TKO||1||1:46|
|May 14, 2016||UFC 198: Werdum vs. Miocic||Demian Maia||Loss||Submission (rear naked choke)||3||4:31|
|Jul 11, 2015||UFC 189: Mendes vs. McGregor||Tim Means||Win||Submission (Guillotine Choke)||1||4:44|
|Mar 14, 2015||UFC 185: Pettis vs. dos Anjos||Johny Hendricks||Loss||Decision – Unanimous||3||5:00|
|Jul 26, 2014||UFC on FOX 12: Lawler vs. Brown||Robbie Lawler||Loss||Decision – Unanimous||5||5:00|
|May 10, 2014||UFC Fight Night 40: Brown vs. Silva||Erick Silva||Win||KO/TKO||3||2:11|
|Aug 17, 2013||UFC Fight Night 26: Shogun vs. Sonnen||Mike Pyle||Win||KO/TKO||1||0:29|
|Apr 20, 2013||UFC on FOX 7: Henderson vs. Melendez||Jordan Mein||Win||KO/TKO||2||1:00|
|Dec 8, 2012||UFC on FOX 5: Henderson vs. Diaz||Mike Swick||Win||KO/TKO||2||2:31|
|Jun 22, 2012||UFC on FX 4: Guida vs. Maynard||Luis Ramos||Win||KO/TKO||2||4:20|
|Apr 21, 2012||UFC 145: Jones vs. Evans||Stephen Thompson||Win||Decision – Unanimous||3||5:00|
|Feb 4, 2012||UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit||Chris Cope||Win||KO/TKO||2||1:19|
|Nov 19, 2011||UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson||Seth Baczynski||Loss||Submission (Guillotine Choke)||2||0:42|
|Jun 26, 2011||UFC on Versus 4: Barry vs. Kongo||John Howard||Win||Decision – Unanimous||3||5:00|
|Nov 20, 2010||UFC 123: Rampage vs. Machida||Brian Foster||Loss||Submission (Guillotine Choke)||2||2:11|
|Jul 3, 2010||UFC 116: Lesnar vs. Carwin||Chris Lytle||Loss||Submission (Armbar)||2||2:02|
|Mar 27, 2010||UFC 111: St-Pierre vs. Hardy||Ricardo Almeida||Loss||Submission (rear naked choke)||2||3:30|
|Nov 14, 2009||UFC 105: Couture vs. Vera||James Wilks||Win||KO/TKO||3||2:27|
|Mar 7, 2009||UFC 96: Jackson vs. Jardine||Pete Sell||Win||KO/TKO||1||1:32|
|Nov 15, 2008||UFC 91: Couture vs. Lesnar||Ryan Thomas||Win||Submission (Armbar)||2||0:57|
|Sep 6, 2008||UFC 88: Breakthrough||Dong Hyun Kim||Loss||Decision – Split||3||5:00|
|Jun 21, 2008||UFC: The Ultimate Fighter 7 Finale||Matt Arroyo||Win||KO/TKO||2||3:40|
Records and Retirement
Matt’s records as an MMA fighter is great. Matt hung up his gloves after the fight against Diego Sanchez.
The fight was held on 11th November 2017 at UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Pettis. Diego’s match records are ‘16 wins and 10 losses in UFC’ and ‘27 wins and 10 losses in MMA.’
Matt has announced that his fight against Diego would be the last bout of his career. Likewise, he put a time limit in his career by calling it his retirement fight.
Not only his retirement, Brown even announced in an interview that it’s time for Diego to retire as well. Furthermore, he also stated that he will make him retire. He said:
I think Diego, it’s time for him to retire and I think I’m going to retire him. Diego should retire on the same night. I think it’d make the fight even more historical and memorable and I think it would be awesome for both of us. We’ll have a great fight to both go out on and the time definitely seems up for him I think
Caption: Matt Brown is going to fight against Diego Sanchez on 11th November.
The fight was too interesting. Do you know who won and became victorious? Well, It was Matt Brown’s last win against Sanchez. He knocked out Diego with his elbow. This match was also awarded the Performance of the Night.
Matt Brown’s Wiki-Like Bio: Age, Height, And Weight
Born in the year 1981, Matt Brown celebrates his birthday on 10th of January. His birthplace is Jamestown, Ohio. He graduated from Greeneview High School and used to compete in bodybuilding.
Matt has a height of 6 feet. Similarly, his body weight is 170 lb. His nationality is American. His current age is 37.
Matt was a drug addict and an alcoholic before starting his career in MMA. His friends gave him a nickname The Immortal as he survived an overdose from heroin.
Entry to MMA and Later
Before joining MMA, Matt trained at Japanese jiu-jitsu. Later he transitioned to Jorge Gurgel affiliate, which finally led him to MMA.
Matt had serious post-concussion symptoms after a fight against Jake Ellenberger. His wife Colleen stated in an interview:
Matt’s memory is “not as sharp as it once was”
Matt is at the great height of success in his career. As a matter of face, he has won several matches and won an enormous amount of money as well.
Along his life-career, Matt has made himself worthy of a hefty net worth. But there is no any realistic details about his net worth. So far, there are no details about Matt Brown’s total net worth in the media.