Come Saturday night, UFC will host one of its most explosive fights of the year when No. 1 contender “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler squares off against Matt “The Immortal” Brown.
A lot is riding on this fight, as the winner goes on to face the champ, Johny Hendricks, for the welterweight belt.
Bleacher Report got the chance to chat with Lawler and Brown to hear them weigh in on what we can expect from Fight Night on Saturday.
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The UFC 175 card could end up being one of the best in 2014. It features a good combination of high-profile bouts, veterans trying to make another push into the title picture and lesser-known fighters hoping for a breakthrough.
Two championship fights highlight the event. Chris Weidman will put the middleweight title on the line in a toss-up match with Lyoto Machida. Then there's women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, who's become one of the promotion's top individual draws and will face Al more
Rarely do you see a fighter beat one of the best middleweights in UFC history yet have unanswered questions. Such is the life of Chris Weidman.
UFC 175 is his first fight in the Octagon since his knockout of Anderson Silva and subsequent technical knockout in the rematch. With both fights, some critics argued that Weidman got lucky. In the first one, Silva really didn't care and was more interested in trolling the crowd. In the rematch, his leg basically exploded.
Both of those critiques might h more
It’s been six weeks since T.J. Dillashaw pulled one of the great upsets in the UFC’s nascent history by defeating Renan Barao at UFC 173. Dillashaw was the kind of underdog that carried an ominous "puncher’s chance" heading in. Not many even gave him that. He was a piece of patchwork matchmaking to help salvage a pay-per-view.Yet what he did to Barao that night on May 24 was something like the exact opposite of what those projections were. He hurt Barao early, then proceeded to outclass him the more
Ahead of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 46 event and the return of one of MMA’s most polarizing figures, the UFC has released a web featurette dubbed “UFC on the Fly: Conor McGregor.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more
DUBLIN – Today’s UFC Fight Night 46 event drew an announced attendance of 9,500 and a live gate of $1.5 million, making it one of the year’s most successful international shows.Filed under: News, UFC more
Bellator will kick-off its eleventh season on Friday with a 14-fight event from Connecticut’s Mohegan Sun headlined by Featherweight Champion Pat Curran against Patricio Pitbull. more
In addition to a four-fight main-card set to air on Spike TV, September's Bellator 123 event will feature a massive 10-fight preliminary card on Spike.com. Bellator MMA officials recently unveiled the complete lineup for "Bellator 123: Curran vs. Pitbull 2," which takes place Sept. more
Bellator returns with a new man in charge for Bellator 122 in what will serve as the first event of Scott Coker's tenure as the Viacom-owned promotion’s president. more