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Matt Mitrione Says He Turned Off His Twitter While Prepping for TUF 16 Finale Fight

December 10, 2012 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

Matt Mitrione recently spoke about stepping in for Shane Carwin to take on Roy Nelson at the Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale. Check out the highlights:

On shutting off his Twitter account while he trained for the fight: “Since I was coming on somewhat short notice, cutting a couple weeks out of my camp, and training for a five-round fight, this is something I wanted to make sure I didn’t have any thing that could distract me.”

On cutting his preparation time short: “I know I had to cut a couple of weeks out of my training camp, so I had to make sure I was pretty active.”

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