- 2 years ago
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In another devastating blow, former Strikeforce champ Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal has been released from his Strikeforce contract.
UFC president Dana White today confirmed the news to MMAjunkie.com but declined to comment on the release.
Following a nine-month suspension issued today by the Nevada State
Athletic Commission, Lawal lashed out on Twitter, which led to his
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Bellator light-heavyweight competitor Muhammed Lawal delves into the reasons why he does not think the UFC and Bellator are rivals. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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STOCKHOLM - Former Strikeforce champ Muhammed Lawal is still unemployed
and unlicensed, but UFC president Dana White on Saturday seemed to
suggest there may be a light at the end of the tunnel for "King Mo."
White praised Lawal for his recent dealings with the Nevada State
Athletic Commission and suggested he would be
willing to at least talk about a return to Zuffa umbrella.
"We'll see how this whole thing goes down," White said. "The fact that
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- 3 years ago
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MMAjunkie.com Radio today breaks down Saturday's UFC 134 event with Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal, who fights Roger Gracie at next month's "Strikeforce Grand Prix: Barnett vs. Kharitonov" event.
We also catch up with UFC on Versus 5 winner Duane "Bang" Ludwig.
MMAjunkie.com Radio airs from 12-2 p.m. ET (9-11 a.m. PT) live from
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- 4 years ago
- 984 views
Strikeforce light heavyweight champion Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal says it was a standing guillotine that forced him to tap out to James Toney.
Lawal is one of the more notable fighters to witness the boxing champ's preparation for his first MMA fight, which comes next month against Randy Couture at UFC 118.
And while Lawal wasn't sold on Toney at first, the experience changed his tune.
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Bellator President Scott Coker made the announcement of what he called a “superfight” for Bellator 134. It will be “King Mo” Lawal vs. Cheick Kongo at heavyweight.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rumors, News read news >>
Former Bellator MMA light heavyweight contender Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal will move up to heavyweight for a bout with Cheick Kongo at Bellator 134. read news >>
Former Strikeforce middleweight champion Muhammed Lawal, more affectionately known as 'King' Mo, once pledged to compete at 'moneyweight'. As 2015 rolls around, the Bellator light heavyweight now has his sights set on heavyweight as he'll face UFC veteran Cheick Kongo. The news was made official by Bellator President Scott Coker with Ariel Helwani on Tuesday's The MMA Hour. This marks the fifth time Lawal has competed at heavyweight. Lawal's first two MMA bouts took place in that division, where read news >>
UFC and Bellator standouts Gray Maynard, 'King' Mo Lawal and Joe Warren come to the world's most famous arena today, Sunday November 21, 2014 for a series of wrestling matches. The Grapple at the Garden airs live on pay per view at noon EST The 2014 edition of the Grapple at the Garden, an annual showcase for the sport of wrestling in New York City's Madison Square Garden, features some top college wrestling competition, along with a dual meet between two teams hand-picked combat sports stars, h read news >>
Bellator star, "King" Mo Lawal weighs in on the UFC lawsuit, why he left AKA, "Black Rob" and his opponent in today's Grapple at the Garden event, Rolles Gracie. Today, the third annual Grapple at the Garden event takes place in New York at the famed Madison Square Garden. The event features wrestling bouts from grade school through collegiate levels and has the team event rematch of Team Joe Warren vs Team Renzo Gracie. Among those on Joe Warren's team is Bellator light heavyweight star, King M read news >>
Stream or download Thursday’s edition of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal and Rob Cardenas.Filed under: Bellator, MMAjunkie Radio, News, Radio read news >>
Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal has a lot to teach Phil “CM Punk” Brooks about fighting, but Lawal could probably pick up a few pointers from Brooks on image management.Filed under: Bellator, News, UFC read news >>
- 2 months ago
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The root of Muhammed Lawal’s distain toward Tito Ortiz comes from an unbecoming Instagram photo posted by Ortiz several months ago.Filed under: Bellator, MMAjunkie Radio, News read news >>
Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal talks to BE's John Nash after his Bellator 131 bout with Joe Vedepo. King Mo is loving the new Bellator, already looking ahead to his next opponent and next walkout. read news >>