This Saturday in San Jose, California, a highly anticipated fight finally takes place in the welterweight division between "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown. Brown is on a highly impressive win streak and the best run of his career, while Lawler is itching to get another shot at the title and Johny Hendricks.
The fans have been excited for this fight since the moment it was announced, because these two are going to go out and have an absolute war.
The winner of this fight has been confirme more
Heading into Saturday’s UFC on FOX 12 headliner, Robbie Lawler is on a 4-1 run with three knockouts. Check out one of the more impressive performances from his recent body of work.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos more
Robbie Lawler on Saturday steps into the Octagon opposite Matt Brown at UFC on FOX 12. Before that happens, however, check out Lawler's full fight with Bobby Voelker, where he earned the 18th knockout of his career. more
Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown are set to battle over a promised shot at Johny Hendricks and the welterweight championship. The 170-pounders will meet in the UFC on Fox 12 main attraction, and UFC President Dana White has said the winner will become the top contender in the welterweight division. Yes winner of Lawler vs Brown gets the next shot at the title
— Dana White (@danawhite) May 27, 2014 While the main event fighters still have long UFC careers ahead of them, some UFC on Fox 12 competitors more
Robbie Lawler's nickname may be "Ruthless," but "Resurgent" would also be a fitting moniker at this point in his career. The veteran powerhouse has long been regarded as one of the premier knockout artists in mixed martial arts; a well-earned reputation he built on his penchant for settling the opposition in abrupt—and sometimes brutal fashion—throughout his career. In the early stages of his time on the sport's biggest stage, the Davenport, Iowa, fighter carried the weight of tremendous potenti more
Mixed martial arts is a sport filled with uncertainties and few are more familiar with this reality than Stefan Struve.
Five years ago, the rangy Dutchmen came to the UFC and quickly established himself as a fighter of potential and promise in the heavyweight ranks—a division in desperate need of young talent. While there were setbacks along the way, "The Skyscraper" proved there was legitimacy behind the expectation, as he bounced back strong time and time again.
It didn't take long for Struve more
UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks is one step ahead of the game. After dropping a controversial decision to then champion Georges St-Pierre at UFC 167 in November, Hendricks scored a five-round decision victory over Robbie Lawler to take St-Pierre's forfeited title at UFC 171 March. Yet to make his first defense as champion, Hendricks believes he's already taken care of that.
"There's a sense of me that I sort of felt like Robbie Lawler was my title defense because of the Georges St-Pier more
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight champion Johny Hendricks believes his win over Robbie Lawler at UFC 171 was actually his first title defense, because "Bigg Rigg" insists he beat Georges St. Pierre at UFC 167. more
UFC welterweight champion Johny Hendricks cleared to begin training and is looking forward to working his way through the contenders in the division. With his time on the sidelines close to running out, Johny Hendricks is looking forward to getting back into the octagon to defend his title.
The welterweight champion may have won the title very recently in his last octagon outing, but he believes that contest against Robbie Lawler served as his first title defense because he was robbed of the tit more