- 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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- 8 hours ago
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The founder of MMA apparel company Triumph United is challenging Muhammed Lawal to a kickboxing match to settle the score after the two nearly came to blows this past week at a casino. Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>
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
- 178 views
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
he called her and reached out to her, I read news >>
- 3 years ago
- 170 views
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
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Listen to and
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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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MMAjunkie Radio kicks off at noon ET (9 a.m. PT) with guests Muhammed Lawal and Joey Diaz.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>
King Mo Lawal was involved in an altercation with Triumph United President Hans Molenkamp, and at least one punch was thrown during the incident. Bellator's King Mo Lawal was involved in an altercation at a hotel with Triumph United president Hans Molenkamp. According to Mike Mcleish, an official from the apparel company, the incident started when Lawal hurled profanities at Triumph United concerning his former opponent in Quinton Jackson. BJPenn.com has a Facebook quote from McLeish, along with read news >>
It's a Thursday night in the fight capital of the world, and one of the most polarizing figures in mixed martial arts is thinking about video games. Not Call of Duty first-person shooter home-console variety, but the 16-bit arcade classic type. "It doesn't matter which one we pick," Muhammed Lawal says in a tone thick with confidence. "Whatever we play, I'm gonna whoop your ass." After the projected button-mashing beatdown takes place, an argument is made that Dig Dug would have been a better-su read news >>
Twelve days ago, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson vaulted up a weight class and challenged a goliath blue-chip prospect on a whim. The size difference was immense from the outset, but a funny thing happened: Henderson methodically wore down the giant then tapped him in the later rounds. David beat Goliath, and though Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal missed the opening stanzas of the fight, he caught the end -- the good part. Afterward, in a moment of candor, Henderson told the cameras th read news >>
Muhammed Lawal said he won’t change much for his heavyweight showdown with Cheick Kongo this Friday at Bellator 134.Filed under: Bellator, News read news >>
Former Strikeforce champion King Muhammed Lawal sat down with Submission radio to speculate about Brock Lesnar potentially joining him on the Bellator MMA roster, and why it would benefit the sport. read news >>
- 30 days ago
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King Muhammed Lawal joined Submission Radio once again to talk about Kimbo Slice and former WCW star Bill Goldberg's surprisingly competent MMA game. read news >>
Former Strikeforce light-heavyweight champion King Muhammed Lawal offers his impression of CM Punk after watching the former WWE star train. read news >>