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Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019

Report: Former UFC Champ Matt Hughes Served Restraining Order, Accused of Domestic Violence

Matt Hughes (photo via FS 1 / UFC)

By FCF Staff

UFC Hall of Famer and former welterweight champ Matt Hughes has been ordered by a court to stay at least 500 feet away from his wife and their children.

According to an initial report by TMZ, and court records that other outlets have reviewed, Hughes’ wife has accused the retired fighter of domestic violence and striking her stepfather. In addition, Hughes’ twin brother, Mark, has also reportedly filed for a restraining order against the 45-year-old, who allegedly became physical with Mark’s 15-year-old son.

Divorce papers have also reportedly been filed.

In 2017, Hughes was critically injured and suffered brain trauma when a train collided with the vehicle he was driving,

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posted by FCF Staff @ 7:16 pm
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