The anticipated lightweight match-up between Josh Thomson and Michael Johnson has been discarded after Johnson withdrew with an injury. One of the most exciting contests on the UFC on FOX 12 fight card will no longer be taking place, as Michael Johnson withdrew from his feature fight against Josh Thomson with an undisclosed injury.
MMAJunkie.com was the first to report the news.
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Check out Bloody Elbow's full coverage of UFC on Fox 12: Lawler vs. Brown from San Jose, CA on July 26th.
The UFC's July offerings have been nothing short of spectacular, and it's only fitting that Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown cap off this wildly entertaining month of MMA. UFC on Fox 12's main event will produce the next welterweight title challenger, which no one could've predicted even at the beginning of 2013.
Beneath the headliner is a co-main event between Anthony Johnson and Antonio Rogeri more
Featuring two of the most hard-charging athletes in the sport, tonight's (Sat., July 26, 2014) UFC on FOX 12 main event between Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown has the potential to be one of the best fights of the year. How can each rising knockout artist fight their way to a title shot in San Jose? Read our fight preview to find out!
Tonight (Sat., July 26, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight sluggers Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown will go to war in the main event of UFC on FOX 1 more
Bloody Elbow presents a preview of UFC on Fox: Lawler vs Brown in our fight card primer series. Here we look at the main event: Robbie Lawler vs Matt Brown in a big Welterweight fight. In the main event at UFC on Fox: Lawler vs. Brown, former #1 contender Robbie Lawler (23-10(1) MMA; 8-4 UFC) takes on Matt Brown (19-11 MMA; 12-5 UFC). This five round Welterweight fight headlines the four fight UFC on Fox main card. The UFC Rankings have Lawler as the #1 contender at 170 pounds, with Brown a few more
The main event of UFC on Fox 12 in San Jose, California, didn't end in a TKO or KO as most expected, but it was still a thrilling bout.
"Ruthless" Robbie Lawler locked up a title shot with a unanimous-decision win over "The Immortal" Matt Brown. Lawler and Brown put on a great and ferocious show. Both men were seemingly hurt at points during the fight, but Lawler did the best work during the bout.
In the co-feature, Anthony "Rumble" Johnson further proved that he is one of the premier light heav more
After toppling Matt Brown in the main event of UFC on FOX 12: “Lawler vs. Brown,” which took place this past Saturday night (July 26, 2014) from inside SAP Center in San Jose, California, we take a look at Lawler’s next fight, and if he can get the job done the second time around. It may not have been the breathtaking performance you were expecting, but Robbie Lawler got the job done against Matt Brown to earn a second crack at the welterweight title.
"Ruthless" won a five-round decision against more
Matt Brown headlined a list of four fighters to receive extended medical suspensions in the aftermath of UFC on FOX 12, the California State Athletic Commission revealed on Tuesday.
Brown could be sidelined for up to six months due to a potential nasal fracture suffered during his gritty decision loss to Robbie Lawler at UFC on FOX 12's main event, which took place on July 26 at the SAP Arena in San Jose, CA and snapped Brown's seven-fight win streak. "The Immortal" also received an additional t more