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Chris Weidman injured, out of UFC 181 title fight; Johny Hendricks vs Robbie Lawler 2 takes main event slot

The UFC injury news just keeps coming, and the latest news is a big hit for the organization. UFC Middleweight champion Chris Weidman was forced to pull out of his UFC 181 main event title fight against Vitor Belfort due to a fracture in his hand. Instead of finding a replacement opponent for Belfort, the UFC opted to push the title fight back to February. This is the second time...
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Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort off; Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler 2 headlines UFC 181

The long awaited middleweight title fight between Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort will have to wait a little longer following an injury to the champion that will postpone their fight scheduled for UFC 181 in December. Before took to Facebook to release the news stating that Weidman broke his hand in training, forcing him to pull out of their fight on December 6 in Las Vegas. "...
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Chris Weidman Out of UFC 181 Title Fight with Vitor Belfort, Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler Rematch Now Headlines

On Monday, it was announced middleweight champion Chris Weidman (pictured) suffered a broken hand while training that will force him out of his UFC 181 title tilt against Vitor Belfort. If you were planning on making the trek to Las Vegas to attend the December 6 event, don’t cancel your plans just yet. A rematch between champ Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler will now serve as...
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What’s next for UFC on FOX 12′s main card winners?

This past Saturday night on FOX, ‘Ruthless’ Robbie Lawler and Matt ‘The Immortal’ Brown certainly delivered a main event worthy of its headlining status. So what’s next for the violent gentleman who won this contest, and the rest of the UFC on FOX 12 main card victors? While one fight is already set in stone, we can only speculate on what the future holds for the other...
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July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Robbie Lawler Beats Matt Brown By Decision At UFC On FOX 12

Robbie Lawler emerged victorious tonight in a five round war with Matt Brown in the main event of UFC On FOX 12. Round One: The main event of the evening is underway for a shot at the welterweight title. Brown pumps out the jab, but Lawler responds with an early combination. Brown looking to clinch, but Lawler moves away. Head kick attempt from Brown, then he gets caught with a...
Via Fight Of The Night
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC President Dana White Gets Punked

UFC president Dana White wasn’t in the greatest of moods following Friday’s UFC on Fox 12 weigh-ins. Headliner Matt Brown had missed weight by 1.5 pounds and the California State Athletic Commission wouldn’t him cut the weight. White battled with CSAC to make sure Brown didn’t have forfeit 20 percent of his purse. Following that fiasco, UFC matchmaker Sean Shelby told White...
Via Between The Ropes
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben’s Breakdowns: Matt Brown vs. Robbie Lawler

Contributor: Ben Kohn Guys, seriously, HOLY ****!!!!! This fight is really ******* happening this Saturday night!!! UFC on Fox 12, the headlining fight of Brown and Lawler is going to be scheduled for five rounds of absolutely glorious violence! Can you feel the excitement? No? Well **** you then because this fight is the best thing ever since sliced bread, the moon landing, and...
Via Undercard Superstar
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Predictions: UFC Fight Night Lawler vs. Brown

This Saturday July 26th on FOX, one of the most anticipated UFC Fight Night’s will happen in San Jose, California. Robbie Lawler will take on Matt Brown in a big 5-Round Welterweight bout, where the winner will be next in line to take on the champ Johny Hendricks. Ahead is going to be my predictions [&hellip (Visited 3 times, 4 visits today) The post Predictions: UFC Fight...
Via No Coast Bias
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

MacDonald and Lawler interview

Welterweights will war as the next generation Rory "Ares" MacDonald collides with veteran heavy-hitter "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler at UFC 167 . In these pre-fight interviews it is a case of new school confidence vs. old school swagger as the 15-1 MacDonald looks to outclass Lawler, while "Ruthless" aims to add "Ares'" head to his already impressive...
Via Fox Sports
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz: If GSP Fought Robbie Lawler He Would Get Knocked Out

Nick Diaz continues to be the most talked about topic heading into Saturday night’s highly anticipated UFC 158 Pay-Per-View. After a memorable  media conference call last week, Diaz once again made MMA headlines when he decided to no-show to his open media workout. On Thursday afternoon, the controversy continued during the pre-fight press conference as Nick voiced his opinion...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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