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Demian Maia: 'If I took Robbie Lawler down, I know I could beat him'

After earning his third-straight win, Saturday, at UFC 190, Demian Maia proved that he is still a top welterweight. In fact, by dominating and then submitting the division's hottest prospect, Neil Magny, Maia may just have earned another fight with someone in the top-five. Of course, Maia has had a taste of what it's like at the very top of the 170 pound division. He lost a decision...
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Carlos Condit: I deserve a title shot against Robbie Lawler

Retired former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre fought the best of the best over the course of his long MMA career. However, when asked to discuss the UFC's current 170-pound landscape, GSP mentioned one former opponent above all others when it came to the all-important, "I wouldn't want to tussle with that dude again," category -- Carlos Condit. In 2012, Condit took St. Pierre...
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Report: Robbie Lawler vs. Carlos Condit To Headline UFC 194

It appears UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler’s next title defense will come against former interim champ Carlos Condit, not Johny Hendricks as some had suspected. On Thursday, confirmed with multiple sources that Lawler and Condit would headline UFC 194. The December 5 event is expected to take place in Calgary. Speaking of Hendricks, the report also...
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UFC 189: Lawler Defeats MacDonald In Thriller

In what can only be described as sure violence and a true battle, Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonlad put on a show at UFC 189. There are no words that can honestly give these two the respect and credit they deserve after putting on a five round war in the co-main event of the night. With all the hype surrounding Conor McGregor, Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes fight triangle, both Lawler...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

An Ode to Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald

“My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains.”  John Keats UFC 189 was filled with special moments making it one of the greatest PPV’s in the UFC’s history. For many, it was the co-main event that was the most memorable. Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald came together to bring us one of those rare fights. The kind that made us fall in love with the sport. Sure, Conor McGregor...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler and Conor McGregor make UFC 189 one for the ages

By Paul Navarro Four men walked into a cage: a brawler, a prodigy, a braggart, and a long shot, and two champions emerged. There were flawed calls and questionable decisions made throughout the night, but the main events of UFC 189 will be remembered for their blood, heart, and power. After Saturday, there's no denying the complete evolution of Robbie Lawler into a complex thinking...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 189: Robbie Lawler KO’s Rory MacDonald Defends Belt

Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald took turns punishing each other throughout their UFC 189 co-main event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Saturday night, but it was the champion who left with the belt, Lawler successfully defending his welterweight crown for the first time with a fifth-round knockout. “That was the accumulation of a beatdown,” Lawler said. “It wasn’t...
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Rory MacDonald nose busted up in photo with Robbie Lawler

Rory MacDonald’s nose was JACKED up in his TKO loss to Robbie Lawler at UFC 189 in Las Vegas Saturday, and this photo shows just how bad the damage was to each fighter. The two men battled through a brutal fight before Lawler prevailed with a fifth round TKO. Lawler suffered a cut lip, bruising...Read More
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Robbie Lawler TKO’s Rory MacDonald In Bloody War UFC 189

Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald just put on one of the best title fights we’ve seen in quite some time at UFC 189, and both men looked to have gained the ascendancy at times in this bloody battle, but in the end if was the champion who prevailed with a fifth round TKO finish. Round One: Lawler with a couple of punches over the top to start. MacDonald with a nice right hand....
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Behind closed doors, another side of UFC champion 'Ruthless' Robbie Lawler on display

Few fighters lighter than heavyweight cast the type of fearsome visage that UFC welterweight Robbie Lawler does. After nearly 15 years of a devastatingly violent fight career, the 33 year-old's name conjurs up the same images over and over. On the one hand, there's the familiar image of Lawler raging inside the ring, attacking opponents with heavy strikes, and then screaming in victorious...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

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