According to rumors that first surfaced on the Savage Dog Show, Matt Hughes has confirmed he will open a gym in Granite City Illinois, a suburb of St. Louis.
Matt Hughes stated on his blog:
Mark and I have been busy on the farm getting things ready for harvest. Also, I am going to open a gym in the Granite City area; but I will have more info on that later.
Greg Savage stated the need for Matt Hughes to be closer to home as the main factor for the move. Also rumored to be making the move with Hughes is fellow Militech fighter “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler.