UFC 171: What's Next for the Winners?


UFC 171: What's Next for the Winners?

UFC 171 was an eventful broadcast for the UFC. The wild night in Dallas saw half of the relevant welterweights on the roster jockeying for position and a man not named Georges St-Pierre leave a 170-pound title fight as champion for the first time since 2007.

Johny Hendricks bested Robbie Lawler in a tight main event to secure his first UFC title reign, while Tyron Woodley, Hector Lombard, Myles Jury and Ovince Saint Preux all scored main card wins as well.

Here are some suggestions on what might be next for each guy, as well as those who were successful on the prelims.

Begin Slideshow » view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 28 days ago
  • 173 views

To promote their UFC 181 rematch, the UFC has released the full UFC 171 first fight between Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler. On March 15, Johny Hendricks and Robbie Lawler fought for the UFC Welter read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 2 views

Following an entertaining night of fights in Austin, Karim Zidan delves into the real winners and losers from the event. Following several months of lackluster Fight Night events, the stars aligned o read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 6 views

Let's run down the list of "Who’s Hot" and "Who’s Not" from UFC Fight Night 57: "Edgar vs Swanson," which took place last night (Sat., Nov. 22, 2014), nominating the biggest winners and losers from t read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 5 views

According to the sheets, there were precisely 12 winners and 12 losers at UFC Fight Night 57. As we all know, however, things are never quite that simple. Some improved their lot more than others thr read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 8 views

It's clear Cub Swanson's takedown defense still needs some work. Frankie Edgar dominated him with excellent wrestling skills en route to a last-second submission win in the fifth round. Per MMA Junki read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 6 views

After an enthralling UFC Fight Night 57: "Edgar vs Swanson" event, MMAmania.com ponders what is next for the main card winners who picked up victories last Saturday (Nov. 22, 2014) on FOX Sports 1 (F read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 17 views

With UFC Fight Night 57 in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look forward, put on a pair of Joe Silva’s and Sean Shelby’s shoes, and play UFC matchmaker.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 13 days ago
  • 112 views

The first time they met at UFC 171 in Dallas back in March, Johny Hendricks scored a unanimous decision victory over Robbie Lawler to win the welterweight championship. Now, nearly nine full months l read news >>

  • 12 days ago
  • 11 views

Following an entertaining night of fights in Las Vegas, Karim Zidan delves into the real winners and losers from the UFC 181 event. On occasion, one can switch off the television following a UFC Pay- read news >>